Tag Archives: Jerome Robbins

The Paris Opera Ballet brings Nureyev’s Swan Lake and works by Forsythe, Robbins and Pite to Australia

The Paris Opera Ballet will return to Australia in July next year at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre in Brisbane.

Peter Martins retires and the dance world edges into the world of “me-too”

Following accusations of sexual misconduct Peter Martins, the Balletmaster-in-Chief of the New York City Ballet gave his resignation to the

Neumeier’s Nijinsky: A reflection of both the dancer and the choreographer

The ballet Nijinsky isn’t a chronological narrative of the dancer’s life, but depicts elements of his life as he remembers

Sono Osato, a woman of mystery, magic and courage, who survived racism, and the slings and arrows of working for Colonel de Basil

A serendipitous chain of events this month began when a Sydney Morning Herald columnist asked for help with an article

Gotta sing, gotta dance? Not a problem for newbie tapper, Channing Tatum

It can’t be easy to upstage George Clooney but I think Channing Tatum’s done it in Hail, Caesar! the Coen

Benjamin Millepied: A stranger in his own land

When Brigitte Lefèvre prepared for her retirement as director of the Paris Opera Ballet, she made it known that her

Millepied at the Paris Opera Ballet with “rather an American feel”

In early October, the Paris Opera Ballet’s new triple bill was filmed live at one of the most beautiful buildings

World Ballet Day #3: The Royal Ballet

The TV and radio presenter, George Lamb and the Royal Ballet soloist, Kristen McNally were the confident hosts who took

ABT conquers Australia with three American stories

No ifs or buts, American Ballet Theatre’s triple bill in Brisbane was a five-star show. On opening night, 5 September,

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