Excitement was mounting at Merici College on Monday as its Year 11 & 12 dance students put the finishing touches to their entry in the 2023 Ausdance ACT Youth Dance Festival, a contemporary work called “Trance”.
"For those wondering if there is still an audience for the classics, a place and space for tradition, the answer is a resounding yes." Reviewer SAMARA PURNELL's been to see "The Sleeping Beauty” performed by the Royal Czech Ballet.
"What a polished and professional-looking performance. The standard of dancing was exceptional, the choreographic vocabulary and soundscapes were drawn together beautifully, with nuance and meaning," writes reviewer SAMARA PURNELL.
The Grand Kyiv Ballet of Ukraine is coming to The Playhouse soon with an enticing double-bill that includes a classic Ukraine folktale that carries a poignant message about peace in the world, reports HELEN MUSA.