Category: Dance

Angelina’s Ballerina – Playhouse – Til 21 Jan

Get in early as the foyer is filled with excitement and buzz before the show and get ready to be inspired by the Royal New Zealand ballet company.

A Chorus Line – Festival Theatre Til 28 Jan – 3K

Any one much involved in the performing arts will embrace A Chorus Line but for those who wear suits it can become a struggle with the razzamatazz of the last 15 minutes potentially a long wait. 3K

RAW: Leigh Warren & Dancers To Play Edinburgh and NY Festivals

Leigh Warren and Dancers’ Christmas has come early with the confirmation of two of its major dance works programmed for the prestigious Edinburgh Festival and New York’s Summer Stage festival in 2012.

RAW: State Opera’s Carmen – 4.5K

‘Carmen’ is an almost unique production in that it would be equally suitable for operatic aficionados or complete newcomers, and the State Opera’s final production for 2011 was an almost perfectly successful incarnation of that marvellous opera.

RAW: Restless Dance Theatre – Debut 3 – The Butterfly Effect

Three young, disabled dancers are directing short new dance works for Restless Dance Theatre. See post for details.

RAW: Commedia Dell’Arte Workshop with Maestro Antonio Fava – 12 Nov

Registrations are now open for a workshop with world expert of Commedia dell’Arte, Antonio Fava. See blog post for full details.

RAW: OzAsia – Dreamscape

Overall these pieces had a sense of elegance and maturity. It’s great to see what cross-cultural collaboration can create.

RAW: I left my shoes on warm concrete and stood in the rain – Gabrielle Nankivell – Space – 4K

The synchronicities of the audio and visual elements of the performance are flawless and this creates moments of shock, suddenly at one point the audio reached a crescendo and the room switched to pitch black in the same second and at other point the strobe lights flashed, coinciding with the audio. 4K

RAW: ADT – Worldhood – 5K

Excelling far ahead of its time, ADT’s work defines what 21st century ballet is. No exception to this is Stewart’s latest work Worldhood. 5K

RAW: Worldhood – ADT with Thom Buchanan – Aug 10-13 Her Majesty’s

After an extensive European tour, world-renowned Australian Dance Theatre returns home to the Adelaide stage with the world premiere of its new work, Worldhood, by Garry Stewart featuring Thom Buchanan with TAFE SA Adelaide College of the Arts, from 10 – 13 August at Her Majesty’s Theatre.