Tag Archives: Joanne Bobrow

World Premiere of Hansel and Gretel, the ballet

What excitement there is in Johannesburg at the moment. A brand new ballet, Hansel and Gretel, commissioned for the Johannesburg Youth Ballet, choreographed by Mark Hawkins to a new commissioned score by Nik Sakellarides had its international premiere on Thursday … Continue reading

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Alice in Wonderland a triumph for Roodepoort Youth Ballet

The Roodepoort Youth Ballet presented Alice in Wonderland, an all new ballet. It was a truimphant success! Age appropriate, fun and faithful to the original story this ballet will please all lovers of ballet and particularly those who love the … Continue reading

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Lunares, a review

I love Spanish Dance, so it was with real pleasure that I watched the most enjoyable programme put on by the El Rincon Flamenco Dance Company at The Fringe, Joburg Theatre. Many of the people on opening night wore spotted … Continue reading

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Lunares, fiery flamenco

Sexy, fiery and passionate Spanish traditional flamenco dance at The Fringe is a celebration of womanly glory. One of the first ‘real’ pieces of music I ever learned to play on the piano was a Spanish dance. I worked hard … Continue reading

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