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THE AUSTRALIAN BALLET ANNOUNCES ITS 2017 SEASON

The Media Launch of the 2017 Australian Ballet season recently took place at the Capitol theatre rather than its usual home, the Joan Sutherland Theatre at the Sydney Opera House. However, for a good part of the forthcoming season the Joan Sutherland will be shut for several months for an upgrade of its stage machinery. The Australian Ballet requested the Capitol theatre  to stage its 2017 season and the Capitol was happy to oblige.

David McAllister, Artistic Director of The Australian Ballet.
David McAllister, Artistic Director of The Australian Ballet.

The Australian Ballet’s Artistic Director David McAllister and the Executive Director Libby Christie announced the 2017 program combining classic and contemporary works, the season showcases the artistry of dance with story ballets, Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland, Sleeping Beauty, and Nutcracker – The Story Of Clara, and inspires awe with Faster and Symphony In C.

Libby Christie, Executive Director pf The Australian Ballet.
Libby Christie, Executive Director pf The Australian Ballet.

For comprehensive details about the Australian Ballet’s’ 2017 season visit The Australian Ballet’s website – http://australianballet.com.au.

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Robyn Hendricks and Kevin Jackson

All images by Ben Apfelbaum (c). Featured photo-left to right- Kevin Jackson, Robyn Hendricks, Amber Scott, Benedicte Bemet, Ty King-Wall.