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Discover ‘Terrain’ with Bangarra

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Bangarra Dance Theatre stunned audiences with their contribution to Infinity – the Australian Ballet’s 50th anniversary celebration – and they return to the Sydney Opera House this July with Terrain. After captivating audiences in Melbourne, the nine-part performance from Australia’s indigenous dance company comes to Sydney for a month-long season that The Australian called “breathtaking……

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Meow Meow wins big at Green Room Awards

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Cabaret sensation Meow Meow is the talk of Melbourne after her acclaimed show Little Match Girl won four awards at last night’s Green Room Awards. The sultry chanteuse, whose show played to sell-out audiences in Melbourne and Sydney, picked up awards in the cabaret category for Outstanding Production, Best Artist, Musical Direction (Iain Grandage) and…

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Josephine Ridge Heads Up Melbourne Festival 2013

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As Brett Sheehy’s term as Artistic Director of Melbourne Festival comes to an end with this year’s event, the question of who will replace him has been hot on everyone’s lips. This week the Festival announced that Josephine Ridge, current Executive Director of Sydney Festival, would be taking on the role. During her time at…

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Watch: Graeme Murphy choreographs Romeo & Juliet

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How is Graeme Murphy revitalising the world’s best known love story into a fresh new retelling? In the lead-up to the world premiere of The Australian Ballet’s new production of Romeo & Juliet, step behind the curtain and into the studio as Graeme Murphy works with the dancers to choreograph each elegant step. In this…

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Watch: Akira Isogawa Designs Romeo & Juliet Costumes

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Acclaimed Australian designer Akira Isogawa has joined creative forces with The Australian Ballet to design the costumes for Graeme Murphy’s Romeo & Juliet, which will be broadcast live on STUDIO this month. In this STUDIO ArtBreak, go behind the scenes into the cutting room to see the making of these incredible costumes. With over 150…

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What’s On STUDIO in September

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This month the best seats in the house are yours as STUDIO broadcasts The Australian Ballet’s Romeo & Juliet live from Melbourne’s Arts Centre. Celebrate religion’s most stunning architectural offerings in the 6-part series The Art of Faith, see Britain’s most beautiful buildings in Saving Britain’s Past and explore the devotees to The King in…

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STUDIO Season Ticket

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The best seats in the house are yours with the STUDIO Season Ticket, your exclusive TV access to theatre, dance, and music performances filmed live from around Australia. So far this year David Campbell has hosted incredible Australian television premiere productions including Smoke & Mirrors with iOTA and The 2011 Helpmann Awards. Coming up in…

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The Australian Ballet presents Graeme Murphy’s Romeo & Juliet – Live

Monday 12 December, 8.30pm
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STUDIO presents The Australian Ballet’s most anticipated event of the year– Graeme Murphy’s Romeo & Juliet – live from Melbourne’s Arts Centre. See every step and feel every spin as STUDIO brings you the production live as it happens. Graeme Murphy is Australia’s best loved choreographer and for this world premiere season he reinvents the…

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