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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

Australian Dance Awards, 2015

The Queensland Ballet, Lucinda Dunn, Waangenga Blanco and Narelle Benjamin were among those honoured this evening in the Australian Dance

Queensland Ballet 2015: Cojocaru as Aurora and a London debut with La Sylphide

Queensland Ballet, Peter Schaufuss' La Sylphide,  Shane Wuerthner & Meng Ningning, photo © Georges Antoni

For his third year as artistic director of the Queensland Ballet, Li Cunxin has invited Alina Cojocaru to guest in

A weekend in the world of the star crossed lovers

Meng Ningning, Romeo&Juliet, Queensland Ballet, photo © David Kelly

In 1993, when Li Cunxin was a principal at the Houston Ballet, one of the newest dancers to join the

MacMillan’s R&J: A pivotal moment in the history of the Queensland Ballet

Tamara Rojo, Romeo & Juliet, Queensland Ballet, photo © David Kelly

Remember the date. June 27, 2014 at the Lyric Theatre in Brisbane, marked the day that the Queensland Ballet’s artistic

Li Cunxin vs David McAllister? Settle down, the game’s not on, or not yet

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A cover story for today’s Review section in The Australian newspaper more than hints that the Queensland Ballet’s artistic director,

Memories of the year that was, hopes for the year to come

Isabella Boylston, Swan Lake, American Ballet Theatre, photo © Gene Schiavone

Looking backwards before glimpsing forward, the two highlights of the Australian dance year were the season of the Paris Opera

Tchaikovsky’s Christmas present to the world: the grand pas de deux from Nutcracker

Gillian Murphy and David Hallberg, Nutcracker, American Ballet Theatre, photo © Gene Schiavone

We have to thank – or blame – William Christensen, the founding artistic director of the San Francisco Ballet, for

Carlos Acosta: the next big steps for the Cuban star

Every now and then a ballet dancer comes along who is so charismatic that they enjoy a new lease of

Queensland Ballet unveils its 2014 season

Tamara Rojo as Juliet, in MacMillan's Romeo & Juliet, Royal Ballet, photo © Dee Conway

The wow factor in the Queensland Ballet’s 2014 season, announced today, is Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo & Juliet, featuring guest artists