Cirque du Soleil’s Totem review: Earthiness and human drama on show – Brisbane Times


Cirque du Soleil's Totem review: Earthiness and human drama on show
Brisbane Times
This is followed by Native American hoop dancing, muscled beach acrobatics, bleak-faced clown fishing, impressively life-like monkey japery, air-guitaring cave-men, trapeze romance, crystal-covered foot jugglers, a Charles Darwin-like scientist ...

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Diversity rules for La Boite in 2015 under new director – Daily Review


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Diversity rules for La Boite in 2015 under new director
Daily Review
La Boite's new artistic director Chris Kohn (pictured below), who took the reins of the Brisbane-based theatre company from David Berthold (now director of Brisbane Festival), proudly declared his first full season to be “the most culturally diverse ...

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Colour and movement galore in Brisbane’s G20 cultural program – Brisbane Times


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Colour and movement galore in Brisbane's G20 cultural program
Brisbane Times
Dance troupe Paradiso will take part in around 10 gigs during the 21 day festival. Founder Chloe Loh said the group grew out of friends learning Latin dancing, and three years later is a full-time outfit specialising in samba for performance and ...
G20: Brisbane's streets to fill with music, light and colour to welcome world ...Yahoo!7 News

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Brisbane ballet school, The Tippy Toe Co gives children with special needs the … – Courier Mail


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Brisbane ballet school, The Tippy Toe Co gives children with special needs the ...
Courier Mail
Dance teacher Shannon Lovell, 21, said the class offers the chance “to be like any other little girl”. “These girls can't go into a mainstream ballet school but we accept everyone no matter what their abilities,” she said. “We have four girls in a ...

Buff and beautiful, Matthew Bourne’s all-male swans land in Melbourne – Sydney Morning Herald


Buff and beautiful, Matthew Bourne's all-male swans land in Melbourne
Sydney Morning Herald
The 15 buff "swans" are the corps de ballet dancers from British choreographer Matthew Bourne's company New Adventures, in Melbourne for a new production of Bourne's interpretation of the ballet classic Swan Lake. One of the most internationally ...

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Brisbane’s oldest heritage-listed theatre opens its doors to the public this … – Courier Mail


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Brisbane's oldest heritage-listed theatre opens its doors to the public this ...
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Built in 1888, the theatre has played host to numerous productions, rock concerts, ballroom dancing events and silent movies. During the war the theatre was used as the rehearsal and administrative centre of the entertainment unit for the American forces.

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Brisbane’s best Bollywood dancers will take to the stage for swirling colour … – Courier Mail


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Brisbane's best Bollywood dancers will take to the stage for swirling colour ...
Courier Mail
Bollywood Dhamaka Dance Institute will present a theatrical dance spectacular at UNIDUS Community Centre, Willawong, on October 5. Dance choreographer Asha Shah said performers aged from four to 40 years from a range of Brisbane suburbs including ...