Tag Archives: Royal Ballet

Kenneth MacMillan: His creative spirit remains, 25 years after his death

Kenneth Macmillan, photo © Anthony Crickmay

To mark the 25th anniversary of MacMillan’s death – in October 1992 – six dance companies in the United Kingdom

World Ballet Day 2017

World Ballet Day 2017

The next WBD is on 5 October. Five companies, The Australian Ballet, Bolshoi, Royal Ballet, National Ballet of Canada and

Li Cunxin, artistic director of the Queensland Ballet, reveals the 2018 season

Yanela Pinera and Camilo Ramos, Carmen, Queensland Ballet, photo © Justin Ridler

The Queensland Ballet’s 2018 season is strong on narrative ballets, with the first, a new production of La Bayadere, choreographed

Together they stand: the trend for co-productions in the ballet world

Harlequinade, New York City Ballet, photo © Paul Kolnik

We’re fast approaching the time when dance companies release their 2018 repertoire. The Queensland Ballet will reveal its season on

Vale Bryan Lawrence, the English dancer handpicked for the Australian Ballet by Peggy van Praagh and Robert Helpmann

Bryan Lawrence, Melbourne Cup, Australian Ballet, 1967, photo ©  Keith Byron

When Bryan Lawrence was a ballet student training in London, he once jumped so high that he felt “wonderful –

Kevin O’Hare on the first Royal Ballet tour to Australia in 15 years and his own mantra: “Creating the classics of the 21st century”

Kevin O'Hare, photo © Joe Plimmer

At the end of this month the Royal Ballet will take up residence at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre in

Sergei Polunin: His life so far, from his ‘Harry Potter’ world to the celebrity circuit

A bridge connects the Royal Ballet School to the home of the Royal Ballet in London’s Covent Garden. One day,

The Royal returns to Australia with works by British choreographers, Wheeldon and McGregor

Lauren Cuthbertson as Hermione and Edward Watson as Leontes,The Winter's Tale, Royal Ballet, photo © Johan Persson

The Royal Ballet is showcasing the works of two British choreographers in its 2017 tour to Australia. The season at

Alexander Campbell: A Matter of Trust

Alexander Campbell and Francesca Hayward, Nutcracker, Royal Ballet © Tristram Kenton/ROH

It really doesn’t seem that long ago that Academy Ballet in Randwick, Sydney, was a second home. I first met

Murphy’s Swan Lake in London: The Verdict

Adam Bull and Amber Scott, Graeme Murphy's Swan Lake, Australian Ballet, photo © Jeff Busby

The Australian Ballet’s four-day season of Graeme Murphy’s Swan Lake at the Coliseum in London has ended with the city’s