Tag Archives: Houston Ballet

Queensland Ballet unveils its 2017 season

Ghost Dances, choreographed by Chistopher Bruce, artists of the Houston Ballet, photo © Amitava Sarkar

Bespoke, a production designed to appeal to new audiences, will open the Queensland Ballet’s 2017 season next February with performances

Vale Desmond Heeley, the man who, in his own words, made “dross into gold”

Artists of the Australian Ballet, The Merry Widow, photo © Jeff Busby

Desmond Heeley, the English stage designer who worked with Ballet Rambert, the Marquis de Cuevas Ballet, John Cranko, Kenneth MacMillan,

Gillian Murphy as Nikiya, a night to remember and the journey of La Bayadère from Petipa to the 21st century

Gillian Murphy rehearsing La Bayadere, The Australian Ballet,  photo © Kate Langley

With Christmas Eve just a month away, I thought I’d already seen the outstanding Australian dance performances of the year.

The Australian Ballet’s 2014 repertoire

Lana Jones, La Bayadere,  photo © Paul Scala

Stanton Welch’s production of La Bayadere, Peter Wright’s The Nutcracker and Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon are the three main ingredients of

Everything old is new again as Li Cunxin launches his artistic directorship with Stevenson’s Cinderella

Meng Ningning as Cinderella arrives at the ball, Ben Stevenson's Cinderella, photo © David Kelly

The Queensland Ballet’s new production of Cinderella begins and ends with two powerful images, the first representing oppression and grief,

Danielle Rowe promoted to principal in Houston

On stage last Friday night, the Houston Ballet’s Danielle Rowe was promoted to principal dancer. The former Australian Ballet principal