Tag Archives: Mary Shepard

Flying dreams and dancing animals: How children’s tales migrated to the ballet stage

Lauren Cuthbertson as Alice and Sergei Polunin as the Knave of Hearts in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Royal Ballet, photo © Johan Persson

This article first appeared in the Australian Ballet’s publication, Balletomane. If Wonderland were a destination, we could take our seats

Mary Poppins, please turn out your toes

Mary Poppins in the Kitchen

Mary Poppins started her life as peg doll. But it wasn’t long before the wooden body with a wooden expression