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Maya Plisetskaya, the prima ballerina who ran her own race

Maya Plisetskaya,1964, photo © Cecil Beaton

The era of Soviet ballet tours to Australia is only a memory, but that memory returned for me with the

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

Queensland Ballet unveils its 2014 season

Tamara Rojo as Juliet, in MacMillan's Romeo & Juliet, Royal Ballet, photo © Dee Conway

The wow factor in the Queensland Ballet’s 2014 season, announced today, is Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo & Juliet, featuring guest artists

Clap your hands folks, here come the Russians

Don Quixote, Imperial Russian Ballet

When Anna Pavlova visited Australia in 1929 (two years before she died), she began her tour in Townsville then travelled