Tag Archives: Jerome Kaplan

Aurélien Scannella launches the West Australian Ballet’s line up for 2017

The Great Gatsby, Northern Ballet,  choreography David Nixon, Tobias Batley and Martha Leebolt, photo © Bill Cooper

The West Australian Ballet will bring David Nixon’s The Great Gatsby to Australia for the first time next year. Opening

Ratmansky’s Cinderella at the Coliseum – a round up of the London reviews

Artists of the Australian Ballet in Cinderella, 2013, photo © Jeff Busby

The London critics are mostly in agreement in their reviews of the Australian Ballet’s Cinderella, choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky in

Jerome Kaplan’s design recipe for Ratmansky’s Cinderella: “Find first the good ingredients and organise well all together”

Leanne Stojmenov and Lynette Wills, Cinderella, Australian Ballet, photo © Jeff Busby

From the moment the curtain rises on the ballet Cinderella we enter a topsy-turvy dreamscape. Shoes flip into hats, a

Ratmansky’s Cinderella: a spellbinding tale told in a framework of the cosmos, circles and squares

Leanne Stojmenov and Lynette Wills, Cinderella, photo  © Jeff Busby

This review was commissioned by Dance Europe, and was published at the end of October in the November issue of

A very surreal Cinderella

Fornasetti eye

In the lead up to Alexei Ratmansky’s Cinderella for the Australian Ballet, much of the publicity focused on the surrealist

Ratmansky’s Cinderella tops the bill for the Australian Ballet in 2013

The big catch of 2013 for the Australian Ballet is one of the world’s most acclaimed choreographers, Alexei Ratmansky. His