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Welcome to World Ballet Day! You can now watch our one hour highlights reel from the live stream. From fabulous fouettés to far-out sports science moments ... Hosted by Chris Bath and Senior Artist Jarryd Madden, our World Ballet Day features rehearsals, behind-the-scenes footage, interviews and exclusive insights alongside features from La Trobe University's Gate Lab, The National Ballet of Japan, The National Ballet of China and Singapore Dance Theatre.
Welcome to World Ballet Day! You can now watch the highlights of our stream. Hosted by James Tobin and Brooke Lockett, our World Ballet Day features rehearsals, behind-the-scenes footage, interviews and exclusive insights alongside features from Hong Kong Ballet, West Australian Ballet and Queensland Ballet. For more ballet: www.worldballetday.com
Investing in today's dancer, for tomorrow. Australia’s national centre for élite vocational classical dance, The Australian Ballet School, produces dancers of the highest calibre for its parent company, The Australian Ballet and companies around the world. As Official Uniform and Production Partner, Bloch is proud to support these young dancers throughout their education and training. By providing a vast selection of products suited for developing dancers, Bloch understands the importance of an individual dancer’s needs. Bloch and The Australian Ballet School work tirelessly to help pre-professional dancers fulfil their potential and become the best they can be. http://www.bloch.com.au/content/208-ABS
Our dancers Adam Bull, Christopher Rodgers-Wilson, Cameron Hunter and Cristiano Martino talk about the highs and lows of the profession and show off their beautiful technique. Production: The Apiary Cinematography: Marden Dean Music: Rat vs Possum - Binti Jua (Faux Pas remix)
Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a dancer in The Australian Ballet -- the hard work, the performance highs, the tight-knit friendships, the laughs and challenges? Focusing on Telstra Ballet Dancer Award nominees Amy Harris and Jake Mangakahia, this new ten-part series will take you behind the scenes as never before to show you the inner workings of the company. In Episode #1: January, the dancers return from their break to gear up for the 50th anniversary season. Production: The Apiary
A ballerina's life is spent on the tips of the toes. In this meditative mini-doco, three of our dancers take us through their personal pointe-shoe prep routines (featuring knives, matches and shellac) and wax reflective about nurturing their feet. Production by The Apiary
Oct 16-19 at Cal Performances Praised internationally for meticulous technique delivered with emotional warmth, The Australian Ballet presents a signature work hailed as "a beautiful, romantic and tragic journey" (Australian Stage). Lush, lavish, and a feast for all the senses, Graeme Murphy's Swan Lake retains all the enchantment and drama of the classic, with reference to the royal love triangle of Princess Diana, Prince Charles, and Camilla. As rich with scenic and costume design as choreography and storytelling, the Berkeley performance is the production's first in the Bay Area and second in the United States. Tickets: http://bit.ly/CPTAB1415
What’s a dancer’s day like at The Australian Ballet? Follow Coryphée Benedicte Bemet from morning commute to curtain down. Step behind-the-scenes with The Australian Ballet this World Ballet Day at 12pm 1 October. Watch the live stream and be a part of the global celebration of dance. More details: http://www.australianballet.com.au/worldballetday Produced: The Apirary, Music: "Maylands" by Tantrums Courtesy of Gaga Music
Don’t miss the ultimate night out as the Australian Ballet present Swan Lake. A ballet filled with tutus, graceful leaps and glittering sets, a visit to Swan lake is an unforgettable experience. http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/whatson/tab_swan_lake_2016.aspx
In Episode #4 of our ten-part behind-the-scenes series, dancer Jake Mangakahia takes a class of aspiring Baryshnikovs as part of Boys' Day, and reflects on his own dance journey (which started in the womb!) and the importance of inspiring the next generation. Production: The Apiary
View complete Giselle playbill and book tickets to all Giselle performances in St.Petersburg online at http://RussianBroadway.com/Giselle Execute: Christine Walsh, Kelvin Coe, Elizabeth Toohey, David McAllister Original video from balletoman.com
On October 1 The Australian Ballet joined four of the world's premier ballet companies in a global live stream event. Join us for all the highlights from the behind-the-scenes action at The Australian Ballet. Featuring rehearsals, interviews and insight into one day in the life of a ballet company. Do you want to watch the highlights of World Ballet Day LIVE from the other companies? Watch the Bolshoi Ballet: https://www.youtube.com/user/bolshoi Watch The Royal Ballet: https://www.youtube.com/user/RoyalOperahouse Watch the National Ballet of Canada: https://www.youtube.com/user/nationalballetofcanada Watch the San Francisco Ballet: https://www.youtube.com/user/SFBallet World Ballet Day is a global first and we want you to be part of it. Join the conversation #worldballetday
One of the most highly-anticipated ballet productions of 2015, The Sleeping Beauty, returns to Foxtel Arts for a triumphant encore! Don't miss The Australian Ballet's The Sleeping Beauty - 8.30pm Wednesday, December 9, only on Foxtel Arts.
10 years old ballet student Danielle Scott performing classical piece
As The Australian Ballet company celebrates its 50th anniversary this month we present this film revealing the roots of ballet in Australia and the story of the overseas dancers who brought their art to Australia. This encouraged the rise of local dancers who proved themselves adept in the classic ballets of Russia, France and Great Britain. It traces the birth of Australian choreography, decor and mounting with Australian dancers shown performing an Australian musical composition with Australian themes. Influential figures such as Edouard Borovansky, Tchinarova and Margot Stevenson are featured as well as the Borovansky Ballet, the Ballet Guild and the Bodenwieser Modern Expressive Ballet. It is the history of ballet in Australia that ultimately lead to the formation of the prestigious an...
Peter Wright’s production of The Nutcracker is considered the world’s most beautiful, and coupled with Tchaikovsky's beloved score, it truly is a magical experience for the whole family. In Melbourne 12 - 25 September “It really is the perfect ballet” Sunday Herald Sun
From the beauty of a Russian winter, to the shimmer of an Australian summer ... Follow the journey of a ballerina who travels the world and discovers herself in Australia! Book Graeme Murphy's Nutcracker - The Story of Clara today: http://bit.ly/NutcrackerClaraYT
Do you want to be a Superstar? Enter now at http://www.imasuperstar.com.au Hear how principal ballet dancers Amber Scott and Adam Bull became two of Australia's top dancers. Amber and Adam now tour the world performing in cities like London, Beijing and Paris and they want to see you perform! If you have a talent for dancing, singing, skating, cooking or anything at all send in your talent video to http://www.imasuperstar.com.au now and you could appear on national television!
Here's a look behind the scenes of an amazing photo shoot eight Australian Ballet dancers undertook in May of this year on Maroubra Beach in Sydney for the November issue of Vogue - on newsstands today. The sixteen page spread, shot by talented photographer Will Davidson and Vogue stylist Jillian Davidson, was the brainchild of Vogue editor and long-time ballet lover Edwina McCann. Over 90 costumes from the Ballet's extensive costume archives were flown up especially for the shoot and the results are stunning.
Magnificently theatrical and bursting with invention, Christopher Wheeldon's full-length Alice brings to life the vivid visions of Lewis Carroll's classic book. Book this ballet now as a part of a 2017 Season Package: http://bit.ly/ASeasonOfWondermentYouTube
Spartacus tells the story of a gladiator who led a slaves’ rebellion against the Roman empire. Charting the journey of a man finding passionate love, his mission and freedom, the ballet showcases the company’s men at their spirited and athletic best. Think ballet is all pointe shoes and tutus? Think again. http://bit.ly/ThePowerOfImaginationYT
For the ultimate night at the ballet make a date with Hana, the fabulously wealthy, fancy-free heroine of The Merry Widow. An irresistibly frothy tale overflowing with glamour. Explore and subscribe today: http://bit.ly/ThePowerOfImaginationYT