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Jerome Robbins On Acting
When Jerome Robbins choreographed West Side Story, I’ve been told he did not tell the dancers, “…on the count of seven, I want you to put your hand in exactly this position like this”. Rather he directed more along the lines of “on this accent in the
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Dancing At Any Age
BORN in New Zealand 1972, Raewyn Hill asked her mother if she could start ballet at age five but was told she needed to wait until she was six, her first lesson in patience. She is a Distinguished Graduate of the New Zealand School of Dance (1992), b
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A beautiful ‘Beauty’
THE West Australian Ballet is presenting an Australian premiere of Javier Torres’s The Sleeping Beauty in May. Torres is a Mexican-born freelance choreographer, who is closely associated with the Finnish National Ballet. His version of Sleeping Beaut