Tag Archives: Tchaikovsky

St Petersburg Blue and French White unite in Imperial Suite

Adam Bull and Lana Jones, Ballet Imperial, choreography by George Balanchine, © The George Balanchine Trust, the Australian Ballet, 2014

Ballet Imperial and Suite en blanc share much – their speed and exactitude, the technical challenges that allow no hiding

Bourne’s Beauty Goes Global

Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty, Carabosse encounters Count Lilac, photo © Simon Annand

Matthew Bourne is celebrating the 25th anniversary of his company, New Adventures, with a Sleeping Beauty-fest. After its premiere season

Balanchine on Tchaikovsky and his “music to make everyone weep”

Balanchine's production of The Nutcracker, New York City Ballet, photo © Paul Kolnik

Google loves anniversaries and birthdays and this week on its search page it celebrated Nutcracker’s 120th anniversary. Following its premiere

The shock and awe of Russian lives through Eifman’s eyes

Anna Karenina, Eifman Ballet, photo © Khana Kudryashova

The Eifman Ballet is to visit Australia for the first time in August and September, bringing two works, Tchaikovsky (1993)