Tag Archives: Jake Mangakahia

Hello and goodbye at the Australian Ballet and Royal NZ Ballet

Nathan Brook and Kirby Selchow in Jabula, Australian Ballet School, photo © Sergey Konstantinov

It’s that time of the year when companies announce the dancers who are joining and those who are leaving. After

Bodytorque 2013: so far, so good, now for the future nurturing of talent

Calvin Hannaford and Dimity Azoury, TInted Windows, The Australian Ballet, photo © Branco Gaica

Almost a decade ago, David McAllister, artistic director of the Australian Ballet attended a conference in England where he, and

The Australian Ballet’s birthday offering: a Swan Lake to cherish

The Australian Ballet’s 50th anniversary year came to a celebratory conclusion last evening with Stephen Baynes’s new Swan Lake, created

An infinite array of storms, swans and stars

Ella Havelka and Jake Mangakahia in Warumuk, photo © Jeff Busby

In 1996, the last year of her artistic directorship of the Australian Ballet, Maina Gielgud programmed a triple bill of