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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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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Brisbane ballerina Bella Howard, of Mackenzie, accepts place at Royal Ballet … – Courier Mail


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Brisbane ballerina Bella Howard, of Mackenzie, accepts place at Royal Ballet ...
Courier Mail
... where she will start in September. She said she would then have the opportunity to audition for the company in three years. “I've been dancing since I was four and it's my dream school but I didn't think in my whole life that it would be a ...

Brisbane ballerina Alicia Townsend has passed Australia’s toughest ballet exam … – Courier Mail


Brisbane ballerina Alicia Townsend has passed Australia's toughest ballet exam ...
Courier Mail
Alicia Townsend, 17, Wynnum has been awarded the Solo Seal, the Royal Academy of Dance's most difficult ballet exam. Picture: SHAUN MURRAY. A KIND postie delivered a Wynnum ballerina the news she had passed the toughest ballet exam in Australia.

How to improve Australia? ‘More money to the arts’ say ballet dancers – Brisbane Times


Brisbane Times

How to improve Australia? 'More money to the arts' say ballet dancers
Brisbane Times
She spent several years with the Bangarra Dance Theatre, an Indigenous contemporary dance company, during which time she was taken on an "eye-opening" tour of Arnhem Land. In 2013 she joined the Australian Ballet, and last October she and Sofer ...

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Toowoomba student scores place with Qld Ballet – Toowoomba Chronicle


Toowoomba Chronicle

Toowoomba student scores place with Qld Ballet
Toowoomba Chronicle
IT TAKES plenty of heart and passion for a boy to pursue a career in dancing and fortunately that's something Daniel Erbacher has in spades. The former St Joseph's College student is bound for Brisbane this year after becoming the first Toowoomba boy ...

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Dance in 2014: Big budget ballets and international guests dazzle in bumper year – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Dance in 2014: Big budget ballets and international guests dazzle in bumper year
Sydney Morning Herald
Was it Chi Udaka in Sydney? American Ballet Theatre's Seven Sonatas or Akram Khan's Desh at the Brisbane Festival? Gudirr Gudirr, Inner Garden, Stones in her Mouth, New Breed or La Bayadere in Sydney? Paul White in The Oracle in Adelaide? A private ...

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Queensland Ballet costume sale: Scores of shoppers score bargains in Brisbane – Yahoo!7 News


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Queensland Ballet costume sale: Scores of shoppers score bargains in Brisbane
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Many people heard about the sale on Facebook, with some people from interstate fancy dress stores and belly dance studios commenting on the social media website that they were disappointed they could not browse a catalogue to buy items online.

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 ...

Brisbane Attracts Ballet Superstars – QNews


BRISBANE ATTRACTS BALLET SUPERSTARS
QNews
This triple bill showcases will be performed 5-7 September and shows an edgy and fresh approach to ballet from one of the world's leading dance companies. For more information and to secure your seats to experience this world class company, please ...

American Ballet Theatre Confirms Superstar Dancers for Exclusive Brisbane … – Broadway World


American Ballet Theatre Confirms Superstar Dancers for Exclusive Brisbane ...
Broadway World
The American Ballet Theatre (ABT) has confirmed that its full company of dancers will travel to the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) to perform in the exclusive Brisbane season which runs from 28 August to 7 September 2014. The third ...