In the Steps of Petipa/4 Tendances Ballet de l'Opera de Bordeaux Grand Theatre, HK Cultural Centre Reviewed June 6 and 8Sunday, 17 June, 2012, 12:00am
Hong Kong Ballet
Academy for Performing Arts
Reviewed: Nov 913 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Ever wondered what it's like to be a top ballerina performing on stage? Sofiane Sylve, a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, says it's a liberating experience.
'What audiences see on stage is just the end result of the process,' she says. 'It follows weeks of training, rehearsal, analysis, and exercising to keep in shape - mentally, physically and emotionally.4 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Hong Kong Ballet
Sha Tin Town Hall
Reviewed: Aug 1821 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
Hong Kong Ballet, with their principal dancer Jin Yao (left), perform Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov's choreography of Tchaikovsky's classic. Today, 2.30pm, 7.30pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$100-HK$280 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2105 972419 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
National Ballet of China
HK Cultural Centre Grand Theatre
Reviewed: June 293 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
THE local art establishment has taken its time accepting installations as art; there was a rumpus two years ago when the Hong Kong Biennial Exhibition failed to contain any installations at all.
So this year's Installation Art Festival is a welcome innovation, even if much of what is going on show is utterly bewildering.2 Nov 1995 - 12:00am
BRAVO to the Paris Opera Ballet.
I went to their performance of the ballet Don Quixote and it was wonderful.
Thanks to the Hongkong Arts Festival Society which has offered us the chance to see this splendid and marvellous performance. FRANCES LEE Kowloon23 Feb 1993 - 12:00am