Tag Archives: Sally Gilmour

Robert Helpmann 1958: From the nude with violin to the lunch with Nugget Coombs

Robert Helpmann at home in London

No one excelled Robert Helpmann as a multi tasker. Dancer, choreographer, actor, singer, director and publicist, Helpmann was at the

The dancer as brand ambassador, then and now

“So famous she has no time to eat”. Could the ballerina, Alicia Markova really have given her blessing to an

Sally Gilmour: the fey and foxy lady of the Ballet Rambert

Sally Gilmour in Lady Into Fox, photographer unknown

Just as every male ballet dancer was upstaged by Rudolf Nureyev in the 1960s, so did female dancers suffer from

Dancing with the Planets

Antony Tudor as Neptune, 1934, photo, Angus McBean, © Harvard Theatre Collection

In Alexei Ratmansky’s new Cinderella for the Australian Ballet, the heroine is taken to the ball by a rotation of