Tag Archives: Richard Cilli

The long and short of a dancer’s career in Australia

Fiona Jopp

News of the imminent departure of two Sydney Dance Company dancers made me think about the small number of jobs

Conform, Progress, Tempt, Regret: New Breed’s quartet in its second year

Richard Cilli and Petros Treklis, Sydney Dance Company New Breed, Conform, choreography Kristina photo © Peter Greig

Conform is one of the most powerful dance works of the year, lingering in the mind long after the performance

Triptych: Where everything’s in three part harmony

Sydney Dance Company, Triptych, Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, David Mack and Jesse Scales, photo © Peter Grieg

Triptych is the most satisfying production staged by the Sydney Dance Company since Rafael Bonachela took the artistic director’s reins

Quintett: A Forsythe masterpiece opens Sydney Dance Company’s year

Sydney Dance Company, Quintett, Jesse Scales and Cass Mortimer Eipper, photo © Peter Greig

William Forsythe’s Quintett has none of the fireworks of his In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated or The Vertiginous Thrill of

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

Going with the flow: Annabel Knight returns to her first love, musical theatre

Annabel Knight

After you’ve danced the choreography of Graeme Murphy and Rafael Bonachela, the hip swivelling and high kicks of the Bombie

Signs of the times

The Land of Yes & The Land of No, Sydney Dance Company

In its home town, Sydney Dance Company is presenting Rafael Bonachela’s most engaging work since he became the company’s artistic