Sleeping Beauty

Charlesworth Ballet Institute, alongside the support of Youth Ballet WA, presents, the coming-of-age fairy tale, and much-loved ballet, Sleeping Beauty.

Featuring some of Perth’s finest young dancers, and special guest artist from West Australian Ballet Demi-Soloist, Christian Luck, as the wicked fairy Carabosse. Witness the power of true love’s kiss, a beautiful princess, and her enchanting kingdom. Princess Aurora was cursed at birth by the wicked fairy Carabosse, that on her 16th birthday she will prick her finger on a needle and die. Protected by the magic of the Lilac Fairy – instead, she only falls into a deep slumber. One hundred years later she is awoken with a kiss from a Prince. Marius Petipa’s, Sleeping Beauty, was first performed in 1890, and features the elegant score, of Tchaikovsky.

This iconic production, with simply extravagant sets, stunning costumes and magical characters – will sweep you off your feet, into the fairy tale… it’s not to be missed. Experience the joy of Sleeping Beauty, its enchanting story, and the magical characters - is a ballet for the whole family, over the holidays.

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January

This special development program will provide a handful of selected young artists with a unique opportunity to gain experience training and working within a small professional dance company.

March

Based on the 1977 movie starring John Travolta, this is the story of 19-year-old Tony Manero, a Brooklyn youth whose weekend is spent at the local discotheque, where life lights up on the disco floor.

May

The RAD's third international conference, 'Shaping Bodies, Shaping Minds', will take place January 18-19, 2020, in Melbourne.

Dancehouse are proud to announce our new Emerging Choreographers Program (ECP): a year-long capacity building and professional development initiative running from July 2019 to July 2020.

This bold new musical will have its Australian Premiere at the Hayes Theatre Co from 10 May 2019.

Expressions Dance Company (EDC), one of Queensland’s leading contemporary dance companies, will provide intensive contemporary dance workshops for students from Rockhampton and surrounds.

Join the Royal Academy of Dance and students from dance schools across the ACT and Riverina Areas in a celebration of dance in all its forms.

Please Contact BAL for a Syllabus and Entry Form Sections

June

This June, the Sydney Opera House will premiere the latest edition of Thrones!, the uproarious musical parody of HBO’s Game of Thrones.