Tag Archives: Justine Summers

World Ballet Day companies throw open their studio doors

Sarah Thompson and  Benedicte Bemet, Australian Ballet class

The big difference between World Ballet Day 2015 and the inaugural event last year was the way the five main

Manon: a tale of coins, pointes and conflicts interpreted by a new generation

Lucinda Dunn, Steven Heathcote and artists of the Australian Ballet in Manon, 2014, photographer unknown

In 1978, Kenneth MacMillan, with his wife and daughter, travelled to Australia on a working holiday. During a two-day visit

After images linger as a generation moves on

Rachel Rawlins and Matthew Lawrence, Giselle, photo © Danielle Lyonne

Rachel Rawlins’ imminent retirement as a principal of the Australian Ballet marks a generational change at the company. Among the

A dance–a-thon with some X factor moments

Justine Summers and Steven Heathcote in Sweedeedee photo © Lynette Wills

Jirí Kylián founded Nederlands Dans Theatre III in 1991 for dancers aged 40 and over. It no longer exists, more’s