Sunday Streets program to see Brisbane communities walk, ride and dance … – ABC Online


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Sunday Streets program to see Brisbane communities walk, ride and dance ...
ABC Online
An international movement to use streets as community meeting spaces is coming to Brisbane in the hope of bringing neighbours closer together. The Sunday Streets program sees stretches of city streets closed to car traffic and opened to the public to ...

Shirts are off for Dirty Dancing star Kurt Phelan – Brisbane Times


Brisbane Times

Shirts are off for Dirty Dancing star Kurt Phelan
Brisbane Times
Phelan said Brisbane was set to match or better that reaction, with audiences lapping up hits like Hungry Eyes, Hey Baby, Do You Love Me? and the karaoke favourite (I've Had) The Time of My Life. "The audience is cheering louder than they did in Sydney ...
Oh baby: Dirty Dancing returns to Brisbane with new castThe Sunshine Coast Daily

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Australian Ballet to perform at Brisbane Riverstage – Brisbane Times


Brisbane Times

Australian Ballet to perform at Brisbane Riverstage
Brisbane Times
The Australian Ballet describes Giselle as a "tragic story of love, madness and betrayal" featuring a village girl who needs to dance with her lover in a forest haunted by ghosts of jilted women. Mr McAllister said an outdoor setting required some ...

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Australian Ballet loses millions on performances but reports healthy surplus – Sydney Morning Herald


Australian Ballet loses millions on performances but reports healthy surplus
Sydney Morning Herald
However, only 45 per cent of seats were sold for the company's eight performances in Brisbane in 2014. The company's performances in the United States were less successful in attracting ... with the AB's five shows in Berkeley filled just 60 per cent ...

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Latin dance by the sea – Whitsunday Times


Whitsunday Times

Latin dance by the sea
Whitsunday Times
She said people from Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane had already registered for the event. All attendees will be treated to workshops covering three different Latin dance styles, as well as professional performances and a glow in the ...

Helios smiles on Brisbane’s Paniyiri Festival – Brisbane Times


Brisbane Times

Helios smiles on Brisbane's Paniyiri Festival
Brisbane Times
"I'm not only sharing it with non-Greeks – showcasing our heritage, our food, our dancing, our music – but I'm also ensuring the youth of the Greek-Australian community becomes passionate and familiar with our culture as well." Mr Lazarou said the ...
Thousands enjoy beautiful Brisbane autumn weather for Paniyiri FestivalABC Online

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Bust a Move Dance team heading to World Special Olympics – Brisbane Times


Brisbane Times

Bust a Move Dance team heading to World Special Olympics
Brisbane Times
For 35 Brisbane dancers the trip of a lifetime is just around the corner – though there is one slight difference. Students from Bust a Move Dance (BAM) will be travelling to Los Angeles in July to perform at the World Special Olympics. For the students ...

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Call For Aussie Artists To Shake Their Thang In Protest Against Budget Cuts … – theMusic


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Call For Aussie Artists To Shake Their Thang In Protest Against Budget Cuts ...
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Artists, arts workers and lovers of all things creative are being rallied by emergent movement #FreeTheArts to engage in a nationwide "mass dance action" in protest against a proposed plan to shave $104.8 million from the budget of the Australia ...

Up to 60000 expected to flock to Paniyiri Greek Festival this weekend – Courier Mail


Courier Mail

Up to 60000 expected to flock to Paniyiri Greek Festival this weekend
Courier Mail
Honey puffs, haloumi, the Zorba and Greek dancing will take centre stage as about 60,000 people flock to South Brisbane to experience the beloved annual event. Entertainment co-ordinator Kos Kastrissios said the festival's major drawcard was that it ...

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Clunes teen earns place in top international ballet school – Northern Rivers Echo


Clunes teen earns place in top international ballet school
Northern Rivers Echo
She studied Cecchetti Ballet under the tutelage of Alstonville ballet coach Monique Feain, before commuting to Brisbane for part time training with Janine McGrath Classical Coaching when she was 13. Last year, she made the switch to full-time dance ...

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So You Think You Can Dance connection at eisteddfod – Toowoomba Chronicle


Toowoomba Chronicle

So You Think You Can Dance connection at eisteddfod
Toowoomba Chronicle
The 10-year-old was selected to dance in the Australian Ballet's interstate program, an intensive class which aims to discover the next generation of the nation's best ballerinas. "I went to a master class in Brisbane and the director of the class sent ...

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Hare Krishna Festival of Chariots winds through Brisbane – Brisbane Times


Brisbane Times

Hare Krishna Festival of Chariots winds through Brisbane
Brisbane Times
"I've enjoyed events that celebrate Buddha's birthday and (Greek festival) Paniyiri and other important celebrations of the many different cultures of Brisbane," he said. "I belong to the Hare Krishna community and ever since I came to live in this ...