Tag Archives: Margaret Scott

Robert Helpmann 1958: From the nude with violin to the lunch with Nugget Coombs

No one excelled Robert Helpmann as a multi tasker. Dancer, choreographer, actor, singer, director and publicist, Helpmann was at the

Sally Gilmour: the fey and foxy lady of the Ballet Rambert

Just as every male ballet dancer was upstaged by Rudolf Nureyev in the 1960s, so did female dancers suffer from

Lisa Pavane: the next director of the Australian Ballet School

Lisa Pavane is to become the fourth director of the Australian Ballet School. She will succeed Marilyn Rowe who is

The Australian Ballet gala: Tributes to the past, hopes for the future

On November 2, 2012 – 50 years to the day since Peggy van Praagh and her deputy, Ray Powell, took