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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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Kevin Jackson bound for New York: first Australian Ballet dancer to guest star with American Ballet Theatre in 20 years

May 12, 2014

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Kevin Jackson in Manon. Photography Paul Scala

Kevin Jackson bound for New York: first Australian Ballet dancer to guest star with American Ballet Theatre in 20 years Start spreading the news: Principal Artist Kevin Jackson flying out this week to guest star with America’s national ballet company American Ballet Theatre (ABT) in New York. Invited by the company’s Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie, Kevin […]

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The Australian Ballet returns to Perth with Graeme Murphy’s latest reinvention

July 18, 2012

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Kevin Jackson and Madeleine Eastoe. Photography by Georges Antoni

The Australian Ballet returns to Perth with Graeme Murphy’s latest reinvention Following its 2011 world premiere, Graeme Murphy’s Romeo & Juliet is set to sweep audiences off their feet in Perth for the last stop of its national tour. With his trademark dramatic style, Murphy has transformed the world’s most famous love story into something entirely new yet […]

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50 luminous years of The Australian Ballet

August 30, 2011

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  For immediate release midday Tuesday 30 August 2011    50 luminous years of The Australian Ballet A year of celebrations in store as 2012 season announced   The Australian Ballet has launched a blockbuster program to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2012.Revealing the season repertoire in Melbourne today, Artistic Director David McAllister announced new commissions […]

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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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Cupcakes & Conversation with Kevin Jackson, Principal artist, The Australian Ballet

December 6, 2010

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Kevin Jackson Madeleine Eastoe The Nutcracker Photo by Jeff Busby

    Cupcakes & Conversation with Kevin Jackson, Principal artist, The Australian Ballet  What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning?                        Coffee, breakfast, my job and the need to move my body. Why ballet?                                                                                        It’s the technique, precision, emotion and connection with your partner that I love about ballet.   Who would you most […]

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The Australian Ballet promotes talented trio to Principal rank

November 6, 2010

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For immediate release from 9pm Saturday 6 November 2010 Daniel Gaudiello, Kevin Jackson and Lana Jones promoted at Penrith Talented trio become principal artists at The Australian Ballet The Australian Ballet welcomes three new principal artists to its ranks. Artistic Director David McAllister made the surprise announcement onstage at Telstra Ballet in the Stadium in […]

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