Tag Archives: West Australian Ballet

Aurélien Scannella launches the West Australian Ballet’s line up for 2017

The Great Gatsby, Northern Ballet,  choreography David Nixon, Tobias Batley and Martha Leebolt, photo © Bill Cooper

The West Australian Ballet will bring David Nixon’s The Great Gatsby to Australia for the first time next year. Opening

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,

Here’s to 2013, not forgetting the best moments of 2012

With the Paris Opera Ballet in Sydney in January/February and the Bolshoi Ballet in Brisbane in May/June, 2013 is set

Contracts hard to come by in a tough year

Cass Mortimer Eipper and Rhiannon Spratling in a Ludwig production, photographer unknown

This has been a difficult and frustrating year for dancers seeking work in Australia and New Zealand. Sydney Dance Company,

Jiri Kylián: The brightest star in Neon Lights

David Mack and Jayne Smeulders, WA Ballet, Un Ballo, photo © Jon Green

Christopher Wheeldon, George Balanchine and Antony Tudor have all choreographed to the stately music of Ravel’s Pavane pour une infante

Helpmann Award nominees for 2012

A Chorus LIne, 2012 production, Tim Lawson in association with Adelaide Festival Centre

Before his career as an actor, choreographer, director and producer, Robert Helpmann was a dancer. As a student he danced

A dance–a-thon with some X factor moments

Justine Summers and Steven Heathcote in Sweedeedee photo © Lynette Wills

Jirí Kylián founded Nederlands Dans Theatre III in 1991 for dancers aged 40 and over. It no longer exists, more’s

Cavallari to quit WA Ballet

Ivan Cavallari, artistic director, West Australian Ballet

The West Australian Ballet’s artistic director, Ivan Cavallari, is to leave the company at the end of this year. He

Queensland Ballet and West Australian Ballet: 2012

Meng Ningning in Fairy Tales, choreography Francois Klaus, photo ©  David Kelly

The Queensland Ballet is entering a land of dreams next year with a new production based on the fairy tales