Tag Archives: Olivia Bell

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

Three directors and 18 years later, Olivia Bell bows out with style

Olivia Bell, Suite en blanc, Australian Ballet, photo © Justin Smith

Olivia Bell gave a gracious and elegant farewell performance last night in the ballerina role in Paquita at the Sydney

At the Vanguard: tough and tender was the night

Amber Scott and Adam Bull, Dyad 1929, Australian Ballet, photo © Branco Gaica

Vanguard is a trio of sweets. The first and last are sharp and brittle, a wake-up for the palate. In

“You have dancing shoes with nimble soles” *

Sambag ballet tote

Ballet flats have been a fashion staple ever since Audrey Hepburn danced through Paris in the movie, Funny Face. The