Tag Archives: Lucinda Dunn

Diana and Actaeon, the odd couple of a Soviet showstopper

Ako Kondo and Chengwu Guo, Diana and Acteon, photo © Daniel Boud

There’s nothing quite like the Diana and Actaeon* pas de deux to excite a ballet audience. The piece is a

Australian Dance Awards, 2015

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

Madeleine Eastoe followed Maina Gielgud’s advice and made the role of Giselle “entirely her own”

Madeleine Eastoe and Kevin Jackson, GIselle, Australian Ballet, © photo Jeff Busby

Every ballerina lucky enough to dance Giselle portrays the role in her own particular way. Of course she’s directed and

Heathcote and Radojevic: the back story

Simone Goldsmith and Steven Heathcote in Graeme Murphy's Swan Lake, Australian Ballet, photo © Jeff Busby

Steven Heathcote’s appointment as the Australian Ballet’s new ballet master and repetiteur, announced this week, reunites the former principal dancer

The Helpmann awards: winners of the year and problems of the past

Vivienne Wong and Rudy Hawkes in Chroma, The Australian Ballet 2014, photo © Jess Bialek

It’s been 11 years since the Australian Ballet won the Helpmann Award for the Best Ballet or Dance Work. Back

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

No fuss, no fanfare – yet – to mark Danny Radojevic’s departure from the Australian Ballet

Lucinda Dunn and Danny Radojevic, rehearsing Gemini, Australian Ballet, photo © Lynette Wills

Danilo Radojevic is to leave the Australian Ballet after 17 years on the ballet staff and close to 13 years

All for Mrs P: A daughter pays tribute to her mother’s journey

l to r: Konstantin Tselikov, Priscilla Tseliova, Tanya Pearson and Lucinda Dunn, photo © Lightbox Photography

Thanks to the vision and energy of such pioneers as Eunice Weston, Frances Scully, Kathleen Danetree, Linley Wilson, Lorraine Norton,

Robert Curran to retire from the Australian Ballet

The Australian Ballet announced today that Robert Curran is to retire as a principal artist of the company. Curran will