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Collection of posters from The Australian Ballet [picture]
Bib ID 4306823
Format PicturePicture
Description [s.l. : Australian Ballet, Between 1964 and 2000] 
<12> posters : col. ill. ; 87 x 57 cm. and smaller. 
Full contents
  • Australian tours: The Australian Ballet, season 1976, Palais Theatre
  • Rudolf Nureyev guest artist with The Australian Ballet [1972] / Dominic
  • Steven Heathcote principal artist of the Australian Ballet as Spartacus [1978] / Waterford Wedgewood
  • Members of the Australian Ballet in ballets from their repertoire
  • Peggy Van Praagh's internationally acclaimed production of...Giselle [1964]
  • The merry widow, Canberra Theatre 4 - 9 May [2000]
  • Swan lake, 9 to 13 May Canberra Theatre [1997]
  • Laszlo Seregi's Spartacus [1978].
  • Overseas tours: Australian Ballet in the Merry Widow with Margot Fonteyn, June 22 - July 3 [1976]
  • Now the merriest widow of them all, Frank Lehár's, The Merry Widow - July 8 to 28, London Palladium [1976?]
 
Biography/History

The Australian Ballet is one of Australia's flagship arts companies. It was founded in 1962 and gave its first performance, Swan Lake, at Her Majesty's Theatre, Sydney. Dame Peggy Van Praagh (1962 to 1974 and1978) was the founding artistic director and shared this position with Robert Helpmann from 1965 to 1974.

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Subjects Australian Ballet -- Posters.  |  Ballet -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Ballet dancers -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Ballet companies -- Australia -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.
Other authors/contributors Australian Ballet
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