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Garry Stewart, the artistic director of Australian Dance Theatre, has decided that he will step down at the end of 2021.

The Prix de Lausanne has started! You can watch the whole event, including the finals, on-line.

The closure of QUT's dance performance course is another example of the shrinkage of the arts in tertiary education, writes Michelle Dursun.

The Australian Ballet School has set up a new Post Graduate Year for 2020 graduates to support them through a "Covid recovery".

WAAPA is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, as well as the placement of many of its graduates in 2021.

Congratulations to those who have been honoured for their contribution to dance in the 2021 Australia Day Honours list.

Geraldine Higginson reviews Bangarra Dance Theatre's 'Spirit' and Jasmin Sheppard's 'The Complication of Lyrebirds'.

Bangarra Dance Theatre's annual Russell Page Graduate Program has been enhanced for 2021, with two young dancers welcomed into the company and a new Youth Programs Trainee role.

This year’s annual season by Ballet Theatre of Queensland was held over four nights at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre – the first full-length ballet to be staged in the venue since March, 2020.

A doctoral researcher at the Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney, is conducting a survey on the legal rights of ballet dancers in their dance performances.

'Visually striking.' Geraldine Higginson reviews 'The Four Seasons and 'Explicit Contents'.

Ballet Gesellschaft Hannover’s choreography competition, one of the most prestigious international dance competitions, is accepting submissions.

For those interested in entering the Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship events, the organisers have increased the scholarship age cut-off by one year.

Victorian College of the Arts dance students took their full graduation performance on-line last year, livestreaming a sophisticated program of four works, while still keeping their distancing and masks in place.

Congratulations to 45 Australians who received scholarships and/or awards at the Youth America Asia Pacific.

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