Tag Archives: Mavis Staines

2014: Changes at the top for the Australian Ballet School and the Royal Ballet School

Gailene Stock, photo © John Ross

Fifteen years ago, tapping away at my desk at The Sydney Morning Herald newsroom overlooking Darling Harbour, Sydney, I wrote:

First Position: backstage at the world’s biggest ballet competition

First Position – the new documentary about the rigours and thrills of the Youth America Grand Prix, will have two