Tag Archives: Bangarra Dance Theatre

Bangarra’s Spear, from the stage to the screen

Yolande Brown as the Earth Spirit in Spear, filmed on location in Dhalinybuy, Northern Territory, photo © Jacob Nash

After premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival and Adelaide Film Festival last year, and then the Sydney Festival in

Bangarra Dance Company’s Ochres: Imprinted into the cultural history of Australia

Bangarra Dance Theatre, Ochres, White, Tara Robertson and artists of Bangarra, photo © Edward Mulvihill

Ochres has officially come of age with a revival 21 years after its premiere. Choreographed in 1994 by Stephen Page

Today, more than a thousand people gathered together to honour the life of Ken Crichton

Dr Ken Crichton

Dr Ken Crichton, a great friend of the Australian dance community, has died just 10 days before his 60th birthday.

World Ballet Day companies throw open their studio doors

Sarah Thompson and  Benedicte Bemet, Australian Ballet class

The big difference between World Ballet Day 2015 and the inaugural event last year was the way the five main

Tackling Romeo set for a new life but we should never forget the performance of Australia’s great dancer, Russell Page

Russell Page with Martin Henderson and Paul Mercurio in Tackling Romeo

For the last 18 months the director’s cut of the movie, Tackling Romeo, has been seen in private screenings in

Former Australian Ballet principal finds a new base in Louisville

Robert Curran, photo © James Braund

Robert Curran, a former principal with the Australian Ballet, has been appointed the new artistic director of the Louisville Ballet.

Bangarra marks a milestone through the language of dance

In 1991, the year Stephen Page became artistic director of Bangarra Dance Theatre, The Canberra Times introduced the company to

Memories of the year that was, hopes for the year to come

Isabella Boylston, Swan Lake, American Ballet Theatre, photo © Gene Schiavone

Looking backwards before glimpsing forward, the two highlights of the Australian dance year were the season of the Paris Opera

RIP Spring Dance at the Sydney Opera House

Spring  Dance marketing 2012

Spring Dance at the Sydney Opera House has come to the end of its life. Louise Herron, the chief executive

Frances in the Zone

Spinifex, Terrain, Bangarra Dance Theatre, photo © Greg Barrett

To be “in the zone” means total immersion in the moment, as in “going with the flow”. But, for fans