Tag Archives: William Forsythe

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.

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

2016: The past, the present, and a very big challenge of the future

A hundred years ago the Ziegfeld Follies opened on Broadway with Bachelor Days, a vaudeville show that included a song

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

The Australian Ballet’s 2016 repertoire

For the first time in its history, the Australian Ballet will stage a ballet choreographed by John Neumeier, the artistic

Guillem: The song is almost ended, but the melody lingers on

Sylvie Guillem entered the stage like an inquisitive, fast moving animal. Her fingers resembled little legs, scrabbling across the floor,

The Helpmann Awards’ shortlist for Dance

This year’s big favourite so far for the Helpmann dance awards is the Sydney Dance Company with six nominees across

Quintett: A Forsythe masterpiece opens Sydney Dance Company’s year

William Forsythe’s Quintett has none of the fireworks of his In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated or The Vertiginous Thrill of

An American returns to Paris: the Millepied/Forsythe connection

When Benjamin Millepied recently launched his first season as director of dance at the Paris Opera Ballet he also announced

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