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Review: The Dream — The Australian Ballet

Madeleine Eastoe and Joseph Chapman in The Dream. Photography by Daniel Boud.

The Dream, The Australian Ballet’s current instalment in its year of beauty, is a triple bill that slowly loosens and elongates until it reaches the eponymous ballet, with its familiar story ballet structure and playful but demanding technique. It’s a tribute to Frederick Ashton, and it’s a rewarding one. We…

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Tim Harbour: Dance, Choreography and Entertainment

Tim Harbour
Photo:  Lynette Wills

Recently appointed resident choreographer for The Australian Ballet Tim Harbour discusses his latest endeavors with the Company and the exciting 2014 program that blends classical favorites with innovative contemporary choreography. You’ve recently been made the resident choreographer for The Australian Ballet, the first in ten years, are you enjoying the…

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Australian Ballet under the stars – Free concert tonight


Tonight at Melbourne’s Sidney Myer Music Bowl, The Australian Ballet will kick off its 2013 season with the return of Telstra Ballet in the Bowl at 8pm. This free concert, accompanied by Orchestra Victoria, will showcase the talented dancers found within the ranks of our National Ballet Company as they perform…

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Go behind the scenes of the Aus Ballet, Melbourne

Time In Motion - Tutu Torso

The Australian Ballet is celebrating its 50th year in 2012, and Arts Centre Melbourne will be hosting a special exhibition which revisits memorable moments from the company’s history. From today (Saturday 9 June) until Sunday 23 September, visitors to the Arts Centre Melbourne can take advantage of the free exhibition…

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Episode 3 – A Year Inside the Australian Ballet


The third episode in The Australian Ballet’s ten part series, celebrating the National Ballet Company’s 50th Anniversary, has been released and is available to watch here on AussieTheatre. After arriving in Brisbane to perform Romeo & Juliet, Senior Artist Amy Harris tells how she transforms her dressing room space into a…

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Episode 2 – A Year Inside The Australian Ballet


Episode 2 of The Australian Ballet’s 10 part web series is now online, celebrating the National Ballet Company’s 50th Anniversary. In this instalment of the highs and lows of life in The Australian Ballet, 20 year old Corps de Ballet member Jake Mangakahia gets a major break: working with Stephen Page…

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