Tag Archives: Queensland Ballet

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

From the barre to the board room and everything in between

François Klaus

François Klaus takes a refreshingly new approach to the world of ballet in his recently published book, Beyond the Barre,

Daniel Gaudiello makes a no-fuss, no flowers exit from the Australian Ballet stage

Daniel Gaudiello rehearsing William Forsythe's In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated, Australian Ballet, photo © Lynette Wills

Daniel Gaudiello gave his last performance with the Australian Ballet on 21 March in Melbourne. When a principal artist leaves

Mara Galeazzi returns to Australia for the gala, Ballet Stars Under the Stars

Mara Galeazzi in Mayerling, Royal Ballet, photo © Bill Cooper

There are famous exceptions, among them Galina Ulanova, Margot Fonteyn, Mikhail Baryshnikov and Sylvie Guillem, but few ballet dancers continue

2016: The past, the present, and a very big challenge of the future

A hundred years ago the Ziegfeld Follies opened on Broadway with Bachelor Days, a vaudeville show that included a song

The plans ahead for the Queensland Ballet and West Australian Ballet

Queensland Ballet image for the Lest We Forget season, photographer unknown

September is launch time, the month when Australian arts companies reveal their plans for the next year. On September 21,

Australian Dance Awards, 2015

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

Joiners and Leavers at the Australian Ballet, Sydney Dance Company and West Australian Ballet

Natasha Kusch, photo © Ronnie Boehm

Three Australian dance companies have announced their arrivals and departures at the start of their working year. One of the

If there’s mice and mirlitons and memories of our first ballet concert, it has to be Christmas

A Christmas Carol, Royal New Zealand Ballet, photographer unknown

At Christmas, we yearn for home or at least the memory of home as it was when we were children.

Queensland Ballet: Joiners and leavers

Two dancers from the National Ballet of Cuba are to join the Queensland Ballet next year. Yanela Pinera will become