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Two Australians received coveted medal placings at this year’s Genee International Ballet Competition, held at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto, Canada, on 29 August.

Amelia Drummond, our Emerging Female Classical Choreographer recipient, describes her week-in-residence at the Sydney Opera House.

Over the weekend I came across the video footage of 'Good Morning America' host Lara Spencer mocking young Prince George for taking (and – gasp – enjoying) ballet lessons.

Congratulations to Hyo Shimizu (The Conlan College, NSW), winner of the Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship for 2019.

Congratulations to David McAllister AM, artistic director of The Australian Ballet, who has won the 2019 Creative Partnership Awards for Arts Leadership.

A brother and sister scooped the pool at this year's annual Ballet Teachers Workshop (BTW).

LWD Dance Hub is taking a new direction, with a new name to match – Dance Hub South Australia.

Taking place between October 17 and November 3, the 2019 OzAsia Festival dance line-up boasts some of contemporary dance’s biggest international stars.

The Australian ballet community mourns the loss of Alan Alder.

Ausdance National has announced its closure. The association has been badly hit by decreasing government funding, resulting in diminishing reserves and severely limited resources.

The August/September issue of Dance Australia is out now, complete with a pull-out 2020 FULL-TIME STUDIES GUIDE!

Seven Australians will compete in the Genée International Ballet Competition in August.

Congratulations to the finalists of the Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship and Jazz Groups!

With five works from Australia choreographers and two large-scale international works, the dance program for this year’s Melbourne International Arts Festival celebrates both the epic and the local.

Exploring ecstatic performance, Supersense: Festival of the Ecstatic includes several dance works in its 2019 program which takes place August 23-25.