Tag Archives: David McAllister

Hannah O’Neill joins the elite of the Prix Benois de la danse

The annual Prix Benois de la danse held at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow, is a northern hemisphere event. So it’s

Daniel Gaudiello makes a no-fuss, no flowers exit from the Australian Ballet stage

Daniel Gaudiello gave his last performance with the Australian Ballet on 21 March in Melbourne. When a principal artist leaves

World Ballet Day companies throw open their studio doors

The big difference between World Ballet Day 2015 and the inaugural event last year was the way the five main

The Sleeping Beauty: A ballet once seen, never forgotten

Some ballets change lives. Children remember their first Nutcracker, of course, or maybe Coppelia or Swan Lake. But for many

Bodytorque’s two directions, either fading away or reinvention

After a season in Melbourne last year the Australian Ballet’s annual Bodytorque program returned to the stage in Sydney, but

A magic carpet ride through 2015

I would, if I could, take a magic carpet ride to several continents and at least a dozen theatres to

Australian Dance Awards: The 2014 Winners

Gailene Stock was inducted into the Hall of Fame at the Australian Dance Awards at the Sydney Opera House tonight.

The world danceathon has begun: Four hours of the Australian Ballet

The curtain on World Ballet Day Live rose with the Australian Ballet filmed in the company’s Southbank studios in Melbourne.

World Ballet Day: October 1

Tomorrow five ballet companies around the world will be live streaming from their studios, first from Australia, then Russia, the

The Australian Ballet’s 2015 season

The centerpiece of the Australian Ballet’s 2015 season is a new Sleeping Beauty, directed by the artistic director, David McAllister