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Plastic pine trees twinkling with assorted embellishments, children preparing their ridiculously long letters to Santa and shopping centre sales not unlike a scene straight out of The Hunger Games; it is no secret that Christmas is looming. If there is anything more ‘Christmassy’ than Rudolph or a Boxing Day hangover, it has got to be The Nutcracker.
For all ofÂ youÂ who love the drama and beauty of ballet costumes and scenery, brace yourself for some very exciting news. Queensland BalletÂ has becomeÂ short on space for their upcoming productions and are thereforeÂ bidding farewell to some of their gorgeous pieces.
During the opening night of Flourish, the Queensland Ballet captivated audiences with a sensational sequence of classical, neoclassical and contemporary performances that elicited romance, rapture and incredible energy.
The Queensland Ballet and guest dancers broke a 54-year box office record for this yearâ€™s production of Romeo & Juliet.
The classical ballet, CoppÃ©lia, was a perfect â€˜after-dinner delightâ€™ for those fortunate enough to sit in the audience of the humorous and joyful world premiÃ¨re season.
Sitting within arms length of Queensland Ballet Artistic Director Li Cunxin, I observed every …
The first Queensland Government Super Star grant has been announced.
The Queensland Ballet has been chosen as the lucky recipient of the $300,000 prize, which will be used to fund a production of Kenneth MacMillanâ€™s acclaimed Romeo and Juliet.