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The Australian Ballet confirms 2016 London tour and announces lead casting

March 29, 2016

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Amber Scott and Adam Bull – Swan Lake. Photo Jeff Busby Leanne Stojmenov and Daniel Gaudiello – Cinderella. Photo Jeff Busby

The Australian Ballet confirms 2016 London tour and announces lead casting The Australian Ballet has confirmed its next international tour will be to London, from 13 to 23 July 2016. Presented by Askonas Holt and Raymond Gubbay Ltd, under the artistic helm of David McAllister, the Company will perform two of its signature works; a […]

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$20,000 up for grabs for Australia’s emerging dance talent

February 12, 2013

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Sharni Spencer, Cameron Hunter, Benedicte Bemet, Christopher Rodgers-Wilson, Natasha Kusen and Valerie Tereshchenko

$20,000 up for grabs for Australia’s emerging dance talent 2013 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award nominations announced today Six dancers are in the running to take home Australian ballet’s highest honour, with the 2013 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award (TBDA)       nominations announced today in Melbourne. The 2013 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award nominees are Benedicte Bemet (Mackay, QLD), Cameron […]

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Telstra Ballet in the Bowl returns to Melbourne in 2013

December 13, 2012

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Telstra Ballet in the Bowl returns to Melbourne in 2013 The Australian Ballet presents a FREE performance under a canopy of stars Photo by William Hall The Australian Ballet kicks off its 2013 Melbourne season with  the return of Telstra Ballet in the Bowl. It’s the first time in five years the event has been staged in […]

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The Australian Ballet | Amy Harris crowned 2012 Telstra Ballet Dancer

November 30, 2012

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Telstra Ballet Dancer Award 2012 winner Amy Harris Photo by Jess Bialek

The Australian Ballet | Amy Harris crowned 2012 Telstra Ballet Dancer Two dancers hailing from regional Australia have reigned triumphant at tonight’s Telstra Ballet Dancer Award (TBDA)     announcement at the Sydney Opera House. Senior Artist Amy Harris from Ararat in regional Victoria was crowned the 2012 TBDA winner. Amy’s win is a case of third time […]

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A year inside The Australian Ballet

April 16, 2012

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A year inside The Australian Ballet   Episode 2 of A year inside The Australian Ballet   This episode focuses on Corps de ballet member Jake Mangakahia as he is specially chosen to work with Stephen Page in Warumuk – in the dark night, as part of the Infinity triple bill currently showing in Sydney […]

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The Australian Ballet launches 10 part web series | A year inside The Australian Ballet

March 28, 2012

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The Australian Ballet launches 10 part web series | A year inside The Australian Ballet  Today The Australian Ballet has launched a 10 part web series, A year inside The Australian Ballet, following Senior Artist Amy Harris and Corps de ballet member Jake Mangakahia as they embark on our 50th anniversary. Filmed in high res and […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Amy Harris, Soloist, The Australian Ballet

March 9, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Amy Harris, Soloist, The Australian Ballet  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Peanut butter and honey toast and a cup of tea. Why ballet? I found a passion for it when I was young and it was something I felt like I could actually do and do well, […]

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The Australian Ballet – In a world-first two dancers take home the 2010 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award

December 4, 2010

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  For immediate release 9:45pm Friday 3 December 2010 Double trouble – it’s a tie! In a world-first two dancers take home the 2010 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award   For the first time in the eight-year history of the Telstra Ballet Dancer Award (TBDA) two dancers have taken out the prestigious title.Ty King-Wall from New […]

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