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The Australian Ballet’s Giselle: undying love and unearthly dancing combine in the ultimate Romantic ballet

December 22, 2014

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Madeleine Eastoe in Giselle. Photo by Dan Boud

The Australian Ballet’s Giselle: undying love and unearthly dancing combine in the ultimate Romantic ballet One of the world’s most heart-rending classics and oldest ballets in repertoire history will sweep audiences off their feet when The Australian Ballet opens its 2015 Melbourne season with the Romantic blockbuster Giselle. Maina Gielgud’s critically acclaimed production will return […]

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The Australian Ballet | Swan Lake: good versus evil in the enchanted forest

December 7, 2012

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Amber Scott in Swan Lake. Photo by Jeff Busby

The Australian Ballet | Swan Lake: good versus evil in the enchanted forest The world’s favourite ballet to tour Brisbane and Adelaide in 2013 Following its 2012 world premiere, Stephen Baynes’ Swan Lake is gliding into Brisbane and Adelaide in 2013. Swan Lake was the premier performance of The Australian Ballet. On 2 November 1962 at Her Majesty’s Theatre […]

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Dutch National Ballet | REMI WÖRTMEYER PROMOTED TO PRINCIPAL DANCER

November 21, 2012

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Dutch National Ballet | REMI WÖRTMEYER PROMOTED TO PRINCIPAL DANCER The Australian dancer Remi Wörtmeyer will be promoted to principal dancer commencing 1 January 2013. Wörtmeyer (Adelaide) joined the company in 2010 as a grand sujet and was promoted to soloist the following year. And now he is promoted to principal. His strong technique and […]

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The Australian Ballet turns 50 and looks better than ever!

January 22, 2012

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Amber Scott from The Australian Ballet and Patrick Thaiday from Bangarra Dance Theatre. Photography Jess Bialek

For immediate release Sunday 22 January 2012 The Australian Ballet turns 50 and looks better than ever! A year of highlights begins with a chance to create a ballet for us The Australian Ballet has returned to the rehearsal studio this week in preparation for the company’s landmark 50th anniversary season in 2012. Artistic Director David McAllister […]

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