Monthly Archives: January 2015

Kate Champion’s supersize dancers challenge the forbidden F word of dance

Contemporary dance works are often burdened with meaningless titles. Either that or they’re dull or just a bit pompous. It’s

Imagined lands of the east as seen through the fantasies of the west

This article was first published in the Australian Ballet’s program for Stanton Welch’s La Bayadere. The word oriental evokes a

Joiners and Leavers at the Australian Ballet, Sydney Dance Company and West Australian Ballet

Three Australian dance companies have announced their arrivals and departures at the start of their working year. One of the

“Thank you, dear Lucia”: American Ballet Theatre celebrates 75 years

Two years before the Japanese bombed the American fleet in Pearl Harbor in December 1941 President Franklin Roosevelt began to