Tag Archives: David Hallberg

At last, David Hallberg steps out of the shadows and into the spotlight

David Hallberg, as Franz in Coppelia, Australian Ballet, photo © Kate Longley

The last supermoon of the year lit up the sky above the Sydney Opera House, the temperature hovered around 30

Coppelia: The win-win production imprinted in the Australian Ballet’s history

Ako Kondo, Chengwu Guo and artists of the Australian Ballet, photo © Daniel Boud

The collaboration of Peggy van Praagh, Kristian Fredrikson and George Ogilvie is one of the most successful in the Australian

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.

Kevin McKenzie on American Ballet Theatre, past and present

Kevin McKenzie with dancers from American Ballet Theatre, curtain call, 2012, photographer unknown

This is an extended version of a feature that first appeared in The Sydney Morning Herald on 26 July, 2014

The stars are in alignment

Gillian Murphy as Gamzatti, La Bayadere, photographer unknown

With so many stars either in Australia or on their way, this is far from a winter of discontent for

One director, two principals and four days: American Ballet Theatre’s pre-tour tour of Australia

David Campbell, Gillian Murphy, James Whiteside and Sonia Kruger at Channel 9's Mornings show

American Ballet Theatre’s artistic director, Kevin McKenzie, and principal dancers, Gillian Murphy and James Whiteside, whizzed through three capital cities

Hallberg and Scott bring Ratmansky’s Cinderella to new heights at the Sydney Opera House

David Hallberg dressed as Prince Charming in Ratmansky's Cinderella, Australian Ballet, photo © Wendell Teodoro

Prince Siegfried, Prince Desire, the Nutcracker Prince, Prince Charming and the Prince of the Pagodas. Princes strut through the palaces,

The fascinating rhythms of David Hallberg

David Hallberg, jacket and pants, Tom Ford, CR Fashion Book, photo ©  Bjorn Iooss

Before YouTube, boys and girls who yearned for a life as a dancer had trouble finding film or video of

American Ballet Theatre to make its first tour to Australia

Fancy Free, ABT production, Jose Manuel Carreno, Sascha Radetsky, Herman Cornejo, photo © Rosalie O'Connor

American Ballet Theatre will perform in Australia for the first time next year. The company’s season, from 28 August until

Spring in the steppes of the Bolshoi Ballet

THE Greek god of music, poetry and sun wore a dusting of white. Overnight, the snow had fallen on Apollo’s