Ballet dancer

Melbourne’s COVID-19 lockdown leads Australian ballet dancer to coach students at Allegro Ballet School in Wagga | The Daily Advertiser

news, education, This year, the ballet has been freed from the ballroom to find its place in the bathroom, bedroom, kitchen and living room. Rather than cancel classes when lockdown hit in March, Allegro Ballet owner Anne Reardon opted to teach her students via video link. “The challenge was space. Doing ballet in bedrooms, kitchens […]

Opera ballet

Opera Ballet Vlaanderen Announces Lineup and Direction Changes for Fall 2020

Opera Ballet Vlaanderen has announced a reshuffle at the head of the company and presents an alternative autumn program with concerts and intimate recitals. Flanders’ biggest cultural institution hopes to bring back opera and dance productions from January 2021. Now that Jan Raes has been appointed managing director of Opera Ballet Vlaanderen, further changes at […]

Ballet dancer

The story of Kamal Singh, an Indian ballet dancer who finances his way to the dance school of his dreams

When a teenager Kamal Singh caught the Bollywood movie Any body can dance in 2016, he was mesmerized and a little puzzled. Growing up in a traditional Sikh household where dancing automatically meant engaging in exuberant bhangra moves, Singh was surprised but drawn to the fluid elegance of the ballet he saw on the big […]

Ballet dancer

Pen pal swap turns into close friendship for up-and-coming ballet dancer

What started as a pen pal exchange has become one of the biggest proponents of Emma Tomlinson’s promising ballet career. It was January when a community pen pal project was launched for residents of The Wexford. What started as a pen pal exchange has become one of the biggest proponents of Emma Tomlinson’s promising ballet […]

Ballet academy

Centralia Ballet Academy Announces 2020-21 Class Schedule

Centralia Ballet Academy has announced its 2020-2021 class schedule. Classes start Monday, September 14. Learn more about the classes below and view the full program at http://www.centraliaballet.com/services.html. Moving Together – Dance Class in a Box A virtual classroom option for children ages 1-4 and their caregivers. Conducted in a “mom/dad/caregiver and me” format, this class […]