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The Australian Ballet’s Onegin

February 9, 2012

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Lucinda Dunn and Robert Curran. Photography Georges Antoni

The Australian Ballet’s Onegin   For immediate release Thursday 9 February 2012 Onegin: Desire V Duty A tragic Russian drama of deadly duels and unrequited love The audience favourite Onegin makes a triumphant return to the stage in 2012, interpreted by a new     generation of stars. Since its 1976 debut, this tragic love story […]

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The Australian Ballet | Principal dancer Robert Curran to retire

November 10, 2011

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For immediate release Thursday 10 November 2011   Robert Curran’s last leap for The Australian Ballet Principal Artist departs the company after 16 remarkable years Robert Curran, principal artist of The Australian Ballet, has announced he is retiring from the company. Curran will perform for the last time during The Merry Widow season at Sydney […]

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Ballet News | Your backstage pass into ballet – on the beach !

July 20, 2011

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Ballet News | Cupcakes and Conversation Volume 2 is published Ladies, Gentlemen and Children…. As you gleefully pack your trunks for the holidays, Ballet News has just published the second volume of the famous ‘Cupcakes & Conversation with…’ series of interviews with professional ballet dancers.  It’s perfect for your holidays because you bought a Kindle […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sophie Fletcher, Principal, Melbourne Ballet Company

August 3, 2010

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cupcakes courtesy of the Primrose Bakery, supporters of BALLET NEWS Cupcakes & Conversation with Sophie Fletcher, Principal, Melbourne Ballet Company (this month, Sophie moves to The National Theatre in Prague). What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Funnily enough, I have always found Monday’s the best day of the week – I […]

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A sugar-coated treat from The Australian Ballet

July 3, 2010

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Artists of The Australian Ballet in The Nutcracker Photograph :  Jim McFarlane The Australian Ballet presents an enchanting encore season of The Nutcracker, an unmissable opportunity to meet the charming Clara and her sugar-coated friends. Returning after three sold-out cities in 2007, this magical production will bring festive cheer to Melbourne from 11 September at […]

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The Australian Ballet ventures north to perform under the Milky Way in paradise

June 16, 2010

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Lucinda Dunn The Australian Ballet Photograph :  James Morgan Pas de Deux in Paradise is now in it’s third year, and is an exclusive outdoor performance at qualia, a luxury resort on Hamilton Island.  Visit the website and listen to the sound effects as you browse the site ! Lucinda Dunn and Andrew Killian The […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Robert Curran, Principal, The Australian Ballet

April 7, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Robert Curran, Principal, The Australian Ballet Robert Curran in Don Quixote Photograph :  Justin Smith What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? I’m usually up at 7am and what motivates me the most at that time is the peace and quiet. I relish the opportunity to see the start […]

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