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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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Long live the ballet! (Review of Le Corsaire)

The SA Mzansi Ballet is Joburg’s new ballet company. It is a merger between the South African Ballet Theatre and Mzansi Productions. Changes have been afoot in the last few years and the brilliant new production of Le Corsaire, a … Continue reading

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