Artists

Akram Khan is bringing his esteemed company to Australia. He talks to Rhys Ryan about his production, 'Jungle Book reimagined'.

Meet Victor Estevez

Victor Estevez has recently moved from the Queensland Ballet, which he joined in 2016, to the Australian Ballet, where he will start next year. Here, he describes why he left Cuba to come to Australia and offers some insights into the Cuban training.

Meet Nina Osmanova

Nina Osmanova loves to pass on to her students the knowledge she gained through her own training in the Vaganova system.

From sport, to Circus Oz, to dancer with DV8 and then artistic director of Cirque du Soleil: meet the enormously talented Robert Tannion.

Mining and dancing are a natural fit for this teacher in Singleton, NSW.

Developing well-rounded humans is the aim of this West Australian school.

Meet Timothy Gordon, a teacher at the National College of Dance in Newcastle, NSW.

Total immersion

With the Australian Ballet presently touring the country with Swan Lake, we thought it good timing to reprint this interview with Benedicte Bemet, one of the leading artists cast in the dual role of Odette/Odile.

Meet Camillo Ramos

Cuban-born Camilo Ramos is the co-ordinator of the Pre-Professional Program at the Queensland Ballet Academy.

Jane Inglis-Keen loves the way teaching allows her to unlock a dancer's potential.

Rhiannon Newton, who teaches at the Australian College of Physical Education, is enormously rewarded by transmitting knowledge to students.

Murray Bridge, where this school is located, straddles the Murray River in South Australia. Regional Heroes is proudly sponsored by One Music Australia.

This school in Warragul, Victoria, is creating community magic.

Meet Lynette Wills

After dancing professionally for 19 years, teaching felt like a natural pathway once this former ballerina retired from the stage.

Meet Naomi Hibberd

Naomi Hibberd has been teaching for just over 10 years. What would be her one main line of advice to pass on to pupils?

Following an Australia-wide call out for nominations for country schools and teachers, we have highlighted four schools from a list of about 150 sent in from around the country. Proudly sponsored by One Music Australia