Tag Archives: Wayne McGregor

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

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

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 Helpmann awards: winners of the year and problems of the past

It’s been 11 years since the Australian Ballet won the Helpmann Award for the Best Ballet or Dance Work. Back

Dance nominees in the Helpmann Awards, 2014

The dance panel for the Helpmann Awards 2014 has shortlisted four works for Best Ballet or Dance Work, and in

Now and then in the Australian Ballet’s night of white

When William Forsythe rehearsed his In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated with the Paris Opera Ballet in 1987 he asked one

The Australian Ballet’s 2014 repertoire

Stanton Welch’s production of La Bayadere, Peter Wright’s The Nutcracker and Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon are the three main ingredients of

At the Vanguard: tough and tender was the night

Vanguard is a trio of sweets. The first and last are sharp and brittle, a wake-up for the palate. In

McGregor’s Rite of Spring postponed due to attack on Sergei Filin

A major highlight of the Bolshoi Ballet’s year was to be Wayne McGregor’s new Rite of Spring in Moscow this

The metamorphosis of a dark tale of trespass

Those with long memories might recall the acrobatic pas de deux, much loved in the Soviet era, for the mythical