The Australian Ballet Nutcracker - The Story of Clara - photo by Justin Ridler

Nutcracker – The Story of Clara

A joyful celebration of ballet, a deeply moving life story, and an affectionately humorous depiction of the emigrant experience are masterfully interwoven in Nutcracker – The Story of Clara at Arts Centre Melbourne’...
SDC ORB Rafael Bonachela Ocho - photo by Pedro Greig AAR.jpg

Sydney Dance Company – Orb

For this program, Artistic Director, Rafael Bonachela has divided the Sydney Dance Company into two separate groups of eight dancers. Bonachela has worked with one group to create a work entitled Ocho, and invited Taiwan...
SDC ORB Cheng Tsung-lung's Full Moon - photo by Pedro Greig

Sydney Dance Company: ORB

Following its critically acclaimed world premiere season earlier this month, Sydney Dance Company continues its 2017 season in Melbourne and Canberra with the latest creation from Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela, and ...
AC The Perception Experiment - photo by Pip Samaya

The Perception Experiment

Frankie Snowden and Madeleine Krenek are two of Australia’s premier contemporary dancers / performers / choreographers. In addition, they form part of 2ndToe Dance Collective – a platform that provides emerging professio...
EDC Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors

Welcome to a thrilling world where things aren’t what they seem… Unleash your inner voyeur as Expressions Dance Company (EDC) presents Behind Closed Doors in the Playhouse – QPAC from 19 May 2017. In this stunning ...
QL2 Jack Ziesing A Hellish Thing - photo courtesy of Maylei Hunt Photography and Ausdance Victoria

IN – SYNC

Two of Canberra’s most prolific and original dance-makers, Liz Lea and Alison Plevey, pooled resources to present this fascinating program as a finale to Ausdance ACT Dance Week. The program consisted mainly of individua...
Shanghai Ballet Swan Lake

Swan Lake

In A. A. Dowd’s review of the film, Arrival, he describes the aliens as, “…More wondrous than fearsome,” and the space where they reside as, “…Half-submerged in a cloud of ethereal fog.” Whe...
Shanghai Ballet Swan Lake

Swan Lake set to enchant Melbourne

In a unique collaboration between the Shanghai Ballet and renowned British choreographer Derek Deane, a grand production of Swan Lake with 80 dancers, will open exclusively at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre on 20 April 2017 ...