Tag Archives: In the Upper Room

20:21: Shot out of the canon and onto the stage

The Australian Ballet’s triple bill begins and ends with jogging. The curtain opens to reveal a diagonal of dancers in

Up on your feet for the Upper Room

A standing ovation following a ballet performance in Melbourne is a very rare event. I remember only one, when the

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

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

Kevin McKenzie on American Ballet Theatre, past and present

This is an extended version of a feature that first appeared in The Sydney Morning Herald on 26 July, 2014