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The Betoota Advocate
Sydney Opera House Struggling To Remove Giant Soap Box After TedX Event26 May, 2015. 14:34 Sydney Opera House’s 1500-seat Joan Sutherland Theatre, th
Sydney Opera House Struggling To Remove Giant Soap Box After TedX Event
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
26 May, 2015. 14:34 Sydney Opera House’s 1500-seat Joan Sutherland Theatre, the Sydney home of Opera Australia and the Australian Ballet, will have to be closed for several months to undergo maintenance and the removal of the giant wooden soap box... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Just swanning about in the rainThe Australian Ballet’s principal artist Amber Scott as Odile from Swan Lake, a
Just swanning about in the rain
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 hours ago
The Australian Ballet’s principal artist Amber Scott as Odile from Swan Lake, at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden. Photo: Matt Turner AS mist lifted from the lake at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden yesterday, principal dancer Amber Scott revealed the dark side... Read more
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The Courier
MEGA GALLERY: The week in pictureslocal VRA. NYNGAN: Millie Hargraves, Amy Green and Hannah Wills catch up a the
MEGA GALLERY: The week in pictures
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
local VRA. NYNGAN: Millie Hargraves, Amy Green and Hannah Wills catch up a the Bogan Bulls' Ladies Day. PORT LINCOLN: The Australian Ballet dancers Jasmin Dwyer and David James showed Port Lincoln Primary School students Deven Canty and Ellouise... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Australian Ballet dancer mixing ballet with bringing up a babyMeet the twinkle-toed toddler who goes to work each day with her mum the baller
The Australian Ballet dancer mixing ballet with bringing up a baby
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Meet the twinkle-toed toddler who goes to work each day with her mum the ballerina Amy Harris is a senior artist with the Australian Ballet (AB), where she has worked for 15 years She gave birth to her now 18-month-old daughter, Willow, in 2014,... Read more
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The Age
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi ballerina Hannah O'Neill wins top dance prizeAcademy - which she credits for playing "a big part in my development as a youn
Kiwi ballerina Hannah O'Neill wins top dance prize
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Academy - which she credits for playing "a big part in my development as a young dancer". From there she went to the Australian Ballet School in Melbourne and then to France. She got a contract with the Opera just before turning 21. Along... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
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The Young Witness
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
8 related stories
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Western Advocate
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
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The Border Mail
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
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Canberra Times
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take riskssays there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of ma
Carriageworks director Lisa Havilah calls on the arts to be entrepreneurial and take risks
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
says there is no pathway for smaller arts organisations to join the group of major performing arts companies such as the Australian Ballet and Opera Australia, which have been largely protected from budget cuts. "Twenty years later those... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Victorian arts organisations 'heartbroken' to miss out on Australia Council fundingfunding program quietly promised $12 million in funding to 45 arts organisation
Victorian arts organisations 'heartbroken' to miss out on Australia Council funding
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
funding program quietly promised $12 million in funding to 45 arts organisations on Monday, many of which – including the Australian Ballet, the Australian Chamber Orchestra and Circus Oz – already benefit from significant government arts... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Arts funding shock: Malcolm Turnbull has 'seriously let down the arts community'its budget allocation by expanding federal government support to already heavil
Arts funding shock: Malcolm Turnbull has 'seriously let down the arts community'
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
its budget allocation by expanding federal government support to already heavily-subsidised companies such as The Australian Ballet."Dance Awards at risk National dance organisation Ausdance also missed out on funding, which has put the... Read more
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The Age
Victorian arts organisations 'heartbroken' to miss out on Australia Council fundingfunding program quietly promised $12 million in funding to 45 arts organisation
Victorian arts organisations 'heartbroken' to miss out on Australia Council funding
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
funding program quietly promised $12 million in funding to 45 arts organisations on Monday, many of which – including the Australian Ballet, the Australian Chamber Orchestra and Circus Oz – already benefit from significant government arts... Read more
3 related stories
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Canberra Times
Arts funding shock: Malcolm Turnbull has 'seriously let down the arts community'its budget allocation by expanding federal government support to already heavil
Arts funding shock: Malcolm Turnbull has 'seriously let down the arts community'
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
its budget allocation by expanding federal government support to already heavily-subsidised companies such as The Australian Ballet." Dance Awards at risk National dance organisation Ausdance also missed out on funding, which has put the... Read more
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13d
Canberra Times
Victorian arts organisations 'heartbroken' to miss out on Australia Council fundingfunding program quietly promised $12 million in funding to 45 arts organisation
Victorian arts organisations 'heartbroken' to miss out on Australia Council funding
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
funding program quietly promised $12 million in funding to 45 arts organisations on Monday, many of which – including the Australian Ballet, the Australian Chamber Orchestra and Circus Oz – already benefit from significant government arts... Read more
3 related stories
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The Age
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker modefanfare hours after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called an election for July
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker mode
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
fanfare hours after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called an election for July 2. Dancers rehearse in the Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne. Photo: Joe Armao A spokeswoman for the Minister said the latest funding recipients... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker modefanfare hours after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called an election for July
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker mode
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
fanfare hours after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called an election for July 2. Dancers rehearse in the Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne. Photo: Joe Armao A spokeswoman for the Minister said the latest funding recipients... Read more
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Faster Louder
One of Australia's leading music bodies just had its funding cut, here's why it mattersof its four-year budget, in just six months. The major recipients of funding i
One of Australia's leading music bodies just had its funding cut, here's why it matters
Faster Louder / Posted 14 days ago
of its four-year budget, in just six months. The major recipients of funding in the pre-election announcements were the Australian Ballet and the Hans Heysen Foundation in South Australia, which both received grants of $1 million. Millie... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Show-stopping' red tutu designed for new Australian ballet'Show-stopping' red tutu designed by Kat Chan for Australian Ballet's Symphony
'Show-stopping' red tutu designed for new Australian ballet
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
'Show-stopping' red tutu designed by Kat Chan for Australian Ballet's Symphony In C program Photo: Dancer Amanda McGuigan said she instantly fell in love with Kat Chan's six metre creation, which was constructed from two hundred metres of tulle and... Read more
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WA Today
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker modemore than 45 organisations as the Turnbull Government moves into caretaker mode
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker mode
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
more than 45 organisations as the Turnbull Government moves into caretaker mode. Dancers rehearse in the Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne. Photo: Joe Armao Arts Minister Mitch Fifield's office did not make an official... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker modeDancers rehearse in the Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne.
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker mode
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Dancers rehearse in the Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne. Photo: Joe Armao The Coalition's controversial Catalyst arts funding program has promised a new round of almost $12 million in funding to more than 45 organisations as... Read more
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The Age
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker modeDancers rehearse in the Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne.
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker mode
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Dancers rehearse in the Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne. Photo: Joe Armao The Coalition's controversial Catalyst arts funding program has promised a new round of almost $12 million in funding to more than 45 organisations as... Read more
3 related stories
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Canberra Times
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker modemore than 45 organisations as the Turnbull Government moves into caretaker mode
New round of controversial Catalyst arts funding quietly posted as government enters caretaker mode
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
more than 45 organisations as the Turnbull Government moves into caretaker mode. Dancers rehearse in the Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne. Photo: Joe Armao Arts Minister Mitch Fifield's office did not make an official... Read more
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examiner.com
Grand Rapids Ballet: Choreographer Bruce Wells' artistic vision for 'Cinderella'ballets for companies all over the country and world, ranging from the Pacific
Grand Rapids Ballet: Choreographer Bruce Wells' artistic vision for 'Cinderella'
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
ballets for companies all over the country and world, ranging from the Pacific Northwest Ballet and Jacob’s Pillow to the Australian Ballet. Wells taught ballet at Pacific Northwest Ballet School as a member of their faculty for the past 17... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |could get an understanding of what the cookies would be used for. Chuck Liddycl
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 19 days ago
could get an understanding of what the cookies would be used for. Chuck Liddycliddy@newsobserver.com Four dancers from The Australian Ballet dressed in white swan tutus pose for photos on floating barge in Penrith Lake in Sydney, Australia, Friday,... Read more
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Western Weekender
Australian Ballet brings free performance to Penrithcoming to Penrith with a free outdoor performance at the picturesque Sydney Int
Australian Ballet brings free performance to Penrith
Western Weekender / Posted 20 days ago
coming to Penrith with a free outdoor performance at the picturesque Sydney International Regatta Centre. On Friday, the Australian Ballet officially launched its Ballet Under The Stars, that will draw major crowds to the region for its Saturday,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Top 10 things to do in Sydneyballets Symphony in C is an electrifying show blending old and new to create a
Top 10 things to do in Sydney
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
ballets Symphony in C is an electrifying show blending old and new to create a glittering showcase of ballet moments. The Australian Ballet pairs a George Balanchine classic with five bite-size ballets, including two world premiere works by rising... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dinosaur triggered dance loveone for a summer school at the Canada National Ballet in July, another for an i
Dinosaur triggered dance love
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
one for a summer school at the Canada National Ballet in July, another for an international training programme with the Australian Ballet School and another week-long course at the Royal Ballet School in England in 2017. Ballet teacher Joye... Read more
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Brisbane Times
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe fourline "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lig
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe four
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 days ago
line "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lights dimmed for the start of the December 2 Australian Ballet performance of The Merry Widow a voice suddenly rang out - "Turn on the lights!". Booing and hissing... Read more
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WA Today
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe fourline "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lig
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe four
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
line "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lights dimmed for the start of the December 2 Australian Ballet performance of The Merry Widow a voice suddenly rang out - "Turn on the lights!". Booing and hissing... Read more
4 related stories
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The Age
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe fourline "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lig
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe four
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
line "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lights dimmed for the start of the December 2 Australian Ballet performance of The Merry Widow a voice suddenly rang out - "Turn on the lights!". Booing and hissing... Read more
4 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe fourline "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lig
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe four
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
line "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lights dimmed for the start of the December 2 Australian Ballet performance of The Merry Widow a voice suddenly rang out - "Turn on the lights!". Booing and hissing... Read more
4 related stories
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Canberra Times
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe fourline "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lig
It is possible to win an election with only three words - maybe four
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
line "after three years of Labor darkness turn on the lights". As the house lights dimmed for the start of the December 2 Australian Ballet performance of The Merry Widow a voice suddenly rang out - "Turn on the lights!". Booing and hissing... Read more
4 related stories
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Manning River Times
Confidence and courage on showto continue his dance education with Andrea Rowsell. At the age of 15, Zac was
Confidence and courage on show
Manning River Times / Posted 22 days ago
to continue his dance education with Andrea Rowsell. At the age of 15, Zac was encouraged to try out for the prestigious Australian Ballet School and was accepted. Only 17 people from across Australia are chosen each year. After two years... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
11 famous people you didn't know hail from RockhamptonBroncos. Last year he was appointed head coach of the Queensland State of Origi
11 famous people you didn't know hail from Rockhampton
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
Broncos. Last year he was appointed head coach of the Queensland State of Origin team. 4.Leanne Benjamin is a former Australian ballet dancer who was a principal dancer with the Royal Ballet in London. The professional dancer began ballet... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Symphony in C review: Spectacle and character matched by Australian Ballet's virtuosityThe Australian Ballet's Amanda McGuigan and Christopher Rodgers-Wilson perform
Symphony in C review: Spectacle and character matched by Australian Ballet's virtuosity
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
The Australian Ballet's Amanda McGuigan and Christopher Rodgers-Wilson perform Scent of Love. Photo: Daniel Boud Reviewer rating: Sydney Opera House, April 29. Until May 14 It's hard to bring off an old-fashioned program of divertissements – which... Read more
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Brisbane Times
No room for Georgy Girl in Brisbanedue to the smaller house size. The Lyric, which hosts the major musicals that
No room for Georgy Girl in Brisbane
Brisbane Times / Posted 25 days ago
due to the smaller house size. The Lyric, which hosts the major musicals that tour through as well as visits from The Australian Ballet, one season a year from Opera Queensland and international touring companies is often booked years ahead of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
MacDonald, Annahave released CCTV footage as they search for witnesses to Saturday's fatal tra
MacDonald, Anna
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
have released CCTV footage as they search for witnesses to Saturday's fatal train crash at Dandenong South. The Australian Ballet is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a spectacular international gala in Melbourne. More than 30... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ballet elite head to Adelaide suburbs to inspire next generationAustralian Ballet heads to Adelaide's suburbs to inspire next generation of dan
Ballet elite head to Adelaide suburbs to inspire next generation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 29 days ago
Australian Ballet heads to Adelaide's suburbs to inspire next generation of dancers The Australian Ballet has headed to Adelaide's outer suburbs for the first time, as part of a program to widen the geographical reach of professional dance and to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Shoe store to close after 135 yearsEnrique Salvio, has become a familiar part of the arts community in Australia,
Shoe store to close after 135 years
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
Enrique Salvio, has become a familiar part of the arts community in Australia, supplying everyone from The Wiggles to the Australian Ballet to Sigrid Thornton and King Kong. Salvios Shoes are the latest victim amongst many smaller... Read more
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Daily Mail
Footage of The Beatles messing around 50-years-ago shot by Australianfootage of The Beatles messing around in a dressing room has been uncovered aft
Footage of The Beatles messing around 50-years-ago shot by Australian
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
footage of The Beatles messing around in a dressing room has been uncovered after it was shot more than 50 years ago by an Australian ballet dancer and makeup artist. The 49-second silent clip shows the Fab Four getting their makeup done for... Read more
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Canberra Times
A giant leap for balletwill turn out OK." In The Middle is part of Vitesse, a triple bill of contempo
A giant leap for ballet
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
will turn out OK." In The Middle is part of Vitesse, a triple bill of contemporary works showing the men and women of the Australian Ballet at their athletic best. As well as works by leading contemporary choreographer Jiri Kylian and Christopher... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Young girl chases her dancing dreama famous ballet dancer in Paris. The Year 7 student has begun high school at T
Young girl chases her dancing dream
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
a famous ballet dancer in Paris. The Year 7 student has begun high school at The McDonald College and is studying the Australian Ballet School Intense Training Program Level Three. Imogen commenced training in level one of the program when... Read more

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