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Bangarra's origins at NAISDA
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Bangarra's origins at NAISDA

Clip from Message Stick
Message Stick documents the history of the Bangarra Dance Theatre, including its origins at NAISDA with the late Russell Page.

Message Stick documents the history of the Bangarra Dance Theatre, including its origins at NAISDA with the late Russell Page.

Hip-hop workshop - learning the knee drop
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Hip-hop workshop - learning the knee drop

Clip from Move It Mobstyle
A short clip demonstrating how to perform the hip hop dance move the knee drop.

A short clip demonstrating how to perform the hip hop dance move the knee drop.

Learning a rap dance with Tamara Pearson
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Learning a rap dance with Tamara Pearson

Clip from Move It Mobstyle
Shari Togo and Tamara Pearson demonstrate and talks you through some dance moves to the song Children of the Sun.

Shari Togo and Tamara Pearson demonstrate and talks you through some dance moves to the song Children of the Sun.

Australian callisthenics explained
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Australian callisthenics explained

Clip from Totally Wild
Emma Ralph tries her hand at callisthenics and learns from members of the Highbury Calisthenics club what they like about the competitive performing art.

Emma Ralph tries her hand at callisthenics and learns from members of the Highbury Calisthenics club what they like about the competitive performing art.

What is contemporary dance?
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What is contemporary dance?

Clip from Totally Wild
Join a contemporary dance group as they prepare for a performance and find out what the style of dance involves.

Join a contemporary dance group as they prepare for a performance and find out what the style of dance involves.

Bollywood dancing basics
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Bollywood dancing basics

Clip from Totally Wild
Adam Cox visits Bollyfunk Dance where Andrea Lam explains where Bollywood dancing originated, what makes it unique, and how it is a fusion of different dance styles.

Adam Cox visits Bollyfunk Dance where Andrea Lam explains where Bollywood dancing originated, what makes it unique, and how it is a fusion of different dance styles.

Preparing for Irish dancing championships
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Preparing for Irish dancing championships

Clip from Dancing Down Under
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Follow some of Australia's top Irish dancers as they prepare to compete at the Australian Nation Championships.

Follow some of Australia's top Irish dancers as they prepare to compete at the Australian Nation Championships.

What it takes to perform contemporary dance
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What it takes to perform contemporary dance

Clip from Totally Wild
Scott is shown the ropes by female contemporary dancers. Acclaimed choreographer and dancer Phoebe Fisher puts him through a 'medium' routine, which he then performs with the ...

Scott is shown the ropes by female contemporary dancers. Acclaimed choreographer and dancer Phoebe Fisher puts him through a 'medium' routine, which he then performs with the entire group. Later, backstage on opening night, Scott interviews dance members and we get a feel for the emotions and pride involved!

An introduction to tap dancing
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An introduction to tap dancing

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Behind The News provides an overview of tap dancing and meets busker Benji Riggs.

Behind The News provides an overview of tap dancing and meets busker Benji Riggs.

The culture of Balinese dance
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The culture of Balinese dance

Clip from Totally Wild
An explanation of the Balinese style of dance including the costumes, stances and types.

An explanation of the Balinese style of dance including the costumes, stances and types.

A special king of dance troupe
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A special king of dance troupe

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A team of students from Australia are part of what is known as the Bust A Move dance troupe, and they've got an incredible opportunity to travel to the US and perform at a big ...

A team of students from Australia are part of what is known as the Bust A Move dance troupe, and they've got an incredible opportunity to travel to the US and perform at a big Special Olympics event. They've worked hard to get this point as everyone in the group has some sort of physical handicap, but despite that, they are able to dance and perform and different events around the country and now, the world.

The art and ardour of Bollywood dance
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The art and ardour of Bollywood dance

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Today Alex helps immerse us all in Bollywood! He's quite a sport as he tries to fit in and crashlearn the intricacies of semiclassical Bollywood dance. Graceful and intense ...

Today Alex helps immerse us all in Bollywood! He's quite a sport as he tries to fit in and crashlearn the intricacies of semiclassical Bollywood dance. Graceful and intense instructors advise him of the multiple moves of various parts of the body required for this joyful and sensual dance. Head movement and even eye and finger movements are integral for the lively expressions to be projected. What a workout!

Bollywood dancing
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Bollywood dancing

Clip from Behind The News
Behind The News shows how dance is used in Indian films, meets children learning Indian dance styles, and compares the Bollywood and Hollywood movie industries.

Behind The News shows how dance is used in Indian films, meets children learning Indian dance styles, and compares the Bollywood and Hollywood movie industries.

The basics of break dance
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The basics of break dance

Clip from Totally Wild
Seamus Evans visits a dance studio to learn the basics of 'breaking'.

Seamus Evans visits a dance studio to learn the basics of 'breaking'.

Scottish dancing
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Scottish dancing

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Learn about one of Scotland's main cultural traditions, highland dancing.

Learn about one of Scotland's main cultural traditions, highland dancing.

Irish dancing in Australia
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Irish dancing in Australia

Clip from Dancing Down Under
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Meet some of Australia's top Irish dancers and hear them speak about the passion for the dance style.

Meet some of Australia's top Irish dancers and hear them speak about the passion for the dance style.

Hearing impairment and learning dance moves
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Hearing impairment and learning dance moves

Clip from Totally Wild
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Duane speaks with choreographer JulieAnne Byster. Singers, actors, dancers, musicians all have their dress rehearsals and have to come together in the big production. We also ...

Duane speaks with choreographer JulieAnne Byster. Singers, actors, dancers, musicians all have their dress rehearsals and have to come together in the big production. We also hear from a hearing impaired dancer and his signer/translator, how he must adapt personally to learn the moves by feeling the vibrations.

Learning how to dance Bollywood style
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Learning how to dance Bollywood style

Clip from Totally Wild
Join a dance class and learn how to dance Bollywood style

Join a dance class and learn how to dance Bollywood style

Learning a rap dance with Elena Wangurra
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Learning a rap dance with Elena Wangurra

Clip from Move It Mobstyle
Elena Wangurra demonstrates and teaches a dance to the rap song What They Told Me.

Elena Wangurra demonstrates and teaches a dance to the rap song What They Told Me.

Hip-hop as self-expression
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Hip-hop as self-expression

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Dance teacher Bessy Kabamba explains that hip-hop is more than just dance steps alone, as it is also a way of thinking and form of self-expression.

Dance teacher Bessy Kabamba explains that hip-hop is more than just dance steps alone, as it is also a way of thinking and form of self-expression.

Introduction to dance styles
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Introduction to dance styles

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This clip provides an overview of styles of dance and looks at the origins of break dancing.

This clip provides an overview of styles of dance and looks at the origins of break dancing.

Learning a rap dance with Dallas Wood
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Learning a rap dance with Dallas Wood

Clip from Move It Mobstyle
Dalla Wood demonstrates and teaches a dance to the Indigenous rap song Get Movin'.

Dalla Wood demonstrates and teaches a dance to the Indigenous rap song Get Movin'.

The history and basics of tap dancing
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The history and basics of tap dancing

Clip from Totally Wild
An overview of the history and style of tap dancing.

An overview of the history and style of tap dancing.

What is dance?
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What is dance?

Clip from Totally Wild
A brief overview of dance what it is and the many styles and forms.

A brief overview of dance what it is and the many styles and forms.

How the performing arts instil pride
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How the performing arts instil pride

Clip from Totally Wild
Alex takes us on a tour of a performing arts academy housing many talented students in the traditions of drama, dance and music. First joining the physical theatre group, he ...

Alex takes us on a tour of a performing arts academy housing many talented students in the traditions of drama, dance and music. First joining the physical theatre group, he chooses an animal to bring out movements that enable him to find himself and his spirit. Then it's down the hall for a jam session including many talented students and even national award winners. We hear from instructors along the way who tell us the philosophy of this joyful community, and note the instilment of pride in e

Laura Festival
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Laura Festival: Mapoon - Yarrabah

Season 1  |  Episode 7  |  NITV  |  July 15, 2017
Check out the amazing Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival. This episode features the Mapoon Dance Troupe and from Yarrabah the Gura Buna Gunggandji, the Yindjii Lower Coast and ...

Check out the amazing Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival. This episode features the Mapoon Dance Troupe and from Yarrabah the Gura Buna Gunggandji, the Yindjii Lower Coast and the State School Dancers.

Laura Festival
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Laura Festival

Episode 5  |  NITV  |  July 8, 2017
Every two years people are drawn to Far North Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. Featuring the Duchess Marrinyama Dancers; from Mossman Gorge, the Wabal Wabal ...

Every two years people are drawn to Far North Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. Featuring the Duchess Marrinyama Dancers; from Mossman Gorge, the Wabal Wabal Women; and Goobidi Manjal Men's groups.

Schools Spectacular 2010
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Schools Spectacular 2010

ABC  |  December 12, 2010
The world's biggest youth variety extravaganza, the Schools Spectacular, is celebrating its 27th year. ABC3's Kayne and Amberley join forces with John Foreman to bring you all ...

The world's biggest youth variety extravaganza, the Schools Spectacular, is celebrating its 27th year. ABC3's Kayne and Amberley join forces with John Foreman to bring you all the colour and excitement.

Caravaggio
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Caravaggio

ABC  |  August 8, 2010
Danced by the State Ballet Berlin, performed by the State Orchestra Berlin. Choreography by Mauro Bigonzetti. Developed in collaboration with the Staatsballet, Berlin.

Danced by the State Ballet Berlin, performed by the State Orchestra Berlin. Choreography by Mauro Bigonzetti. Developed in collaboration with the Staatsballet, Berlin.

Laura Festival
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Laura Festival: Pormpurraw - Townsville

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  NITV  |  October 13, 2017
Every two years thousands of people are drawn to far north Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing at its very best. This episode features the Pormpurraw Dancers and ...

Every two years thousands of people are drawn to far north Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing at its very best. This episode features the Pormpurraw Dancers and Whantunahjaban from Townsville.

Creative Generation 2015
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Creative Generation 2015

Ten  |  December 12, 2015
Now in it's 11th year, the professionally produced arena spectacular celebrates the incredible singing, dancing and musical talents of over 1500 state school students from all ...

Now in it's 11th year, the professionally produced arena spectacular celebrates the incredible singing, dancing and musical talents of over 1500 state school students from all over Queensland.

Ballerina
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Ballerina

Family  |  December 1, 2017
Set in 1879 Paris. An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil ...

Set in 1879 Paris. An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house. US title: Leap!

Schools Spectacular 2012
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Schools Spectacular 2012

ABC  |  December 16, 2012
Join 3600 talented singers and dancers, and musicians aged 5 to 18, from NSW public schools, as they take over Sydney's Entertainment Centre to present a school musical ...

Join 3600 talented singers and dancers, and musicians aged 5 to 18, from NSW public schools, as they take over Sydney's Entertainment Centre to present a school musical extravaganza of epic proportions.

That's Dancing!
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That's Dancing!

TCM  |  March 26, 2015
A toe-tapping compilation of the best song-and-dance routines from the Hollywood greats, hosted by Gene Kelly and other top names from the dance world.

A toe-tapping compilation of the best song-and-dance routines from the Hollywood greats, hosted by Gene Kelly and other top names from the dance world.

Artscape
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Artscape: The Australian Ballet At 50

ABC  |  October 30, 2012
As The Australian Ballet approaches the 50th anniversary of its first performance, Artscape looks back at its origins and goes behind the scenes during the company's latest ...

As The Australian Ballet approaches the 50th anniversary of its first performance, Artscape looks back at its origins and goes behind the scenes during the company's latest take on the classical ballet, Swan Lake.

The Royal Ballet In Cuba
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The Royal Ballet In Cuba

SBS  |  October 16, 2010
Award-winning filmmakers Michael Nunn and William Trevitt - aka The Ballet Boyz - join The Royal Ballet as they embark on a historic tour to Cuba. It's the first time a major ...

Award-winning filmmakers Michael Nunn and William Trevitt - aka The Ballet Boyz - join The Royal Ballet as they embark on a historic tour to Cuba. It's the first time a major international ballet company has visited Cuba since the revolution and coincides with its 50th anniversary.

Sylvia
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Sylvia

SBS  |  August 7, 2010
The ballet Sylvia, composed by Leo Delibes in 1876, tells the story of Sylvia, an Amazon beauty, Aminta, a handsome shepherd, and the god Eros. Sir Frederick Ashton's ...

The ballet Sylvia, composed by Leo Delibes in 1876, tells the story of Sylvia, an Amazon beauty, Aminta, a handsome shepherd, and the god Eros. Sir Frederick Ashton's choreography was written for Margot Fonteyn, and it places strong emphasis on the role of Sylvia. Darcey Bussell, who returned to the stage in this Royal Ballet production 18 months after giving birth, is famous English ballerina. Roberto Bolle from Italy plays Aminta. At the end of Acts I and II, Bussell takes the viewer backstage.

Laura Festival
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Laura Festival: Hopevale - Lockhart

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  NITV  |  October 12, 2017
Every two years thousands of people are drawn to far north Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. This episode features the Yimbaala Dance Group from Hopevale and ...

Every two years thousands of people are drawn to far north Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. This episode features the Yimbaala Dance Group from Hopevale and the Lockhart River Dancers.

Dance, Girl, Dance
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Dance, Girl, Dance

7flix  |  May 23, 2018
Two girls, rivals to have their name in lights, also compete for the same man.

Two girls, rivals to have their name in lights, also compete for the same man.

The Shape Of Water
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The Shape Of Water

ABC2  |  August 8, 2010
Featuring dancers from the Sydney Dance Company, this film is set inside a house rocking back and forth on a cliff above an endless ocean, where a woman dreams of imaginary ...

Featuring dancers from the Sydney Dance Company, this film is set inside a house rocking back and forth on a cliff above an endless ocean, where a woman dreams of imaginary beings who live on the rocks below.

Artscape
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Artscape: Man On The Move

ABC  |  May 10, 2011
Chunky Move has been a giant on the Australian contemporary dance landscape since 1995. This film tracks the 16-year history of this seminal Melbourne-based dance company ...

Chunky Move has been a giant on the Australian contemporary dance landscape since 1995. This film tracks the 16-year history of this seminal Melbourne-based dance company through the eyes of its founder, and outgoing Artistic Director, Gideon Obarzanek. The program follows Obarzanek and takes a behind-the-scenes look at the preparations of two major new works, Connected and Faker.

Laura Festival
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Laura Festival: Kuranda - Coen

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  NITV  |  October 11, 2017
Every two years thousands of people are drawn to far north Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. This episode features Mayi Wunba Dancers from Kuranda and from ...

Every two years thousands of people are drawn to far north Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. This episode features Mayi Wunba Dancers from Kuranda and from Coen the Allkumo Malkati Dance Team.

Artscape
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Artscape: Weather

ABC  |  August 27, 2013
This intimate documentary follows leading Australian choreographer Lucy Guerin and her company as they embark on an ambitious new project.

This intimate documentary follows leading Australian choreographer Lucy Guerin and her company as they embark on an ambitious new project.

Schools Spectacular 2016
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Schools Spectacular 2016

Seven  |  December 3, 2016
The Schools Spectacular showcases a 2700-strong choir, 2300 diverse dancers, an 80-piece symphony orchestra, a world-class stage band and a huge number of outstanding solo ...

The Schools Spectacular showcases a 2700-strong choir, 2300 diverse dancers, an 80-piece symphony orchestra, a world-class stage band and a huge number of outstanding solo performers.

Anchors Aweigh
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Anchors Aweigh

TCM  |  March 28, 2015
This Oscar-winning musical stars Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra as sailors enjoying an eventful shore-leave and includes a dance for Kelly with Jerry the cartoon mouse.

This Oscar-winning musical stars Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra as sailors enjoying an eventful shore-leave and includes a dance for Kelly with Jerry the cartoon mouse.

Parkinson: Masterclass
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Parkinson: Masterclass: Carlos Acosta

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  ABC  |  September 7, 2014
This week Parkinson meets acclaimed ballet dancer Carlos Acosta. Acosta was born in communist Cuba as the 11th child of a truck driver. His family grew up in poverty and as a ...

This week Parkinson meets acclaimed ballet dancer Carlos Acosta. Acosta was born in communist Cuba as the 11th child of a truck driver. His family grew up in poverty and as a child he frequently played truant and grew up playing football in the streets, dodging trouble and the law. Seemingly destined for a life of delinquency, Acosta turned his life around; winning the Prix de Lausanne aged 16 and becoming the principal dancer at the Royal Ballet aged 25.

Angels In New York
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Angels In New York

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  March 4, 2010
There are now only seven weeks left before opening night and none of the actors has been up in the flying rigs yet! Lyn cracks the whip and puts the leads through their paces, ...

There are now only seven weeks left before opening night and none of the actors has been up in the flying rigs yet! Lyn cracks the whip and puts the leads through their paces, but again time is against them. Can Lyn have the cast ready for opening night? Broadcast as part of SBS's Secrets And Lives series.

Angels In New York
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Angels In New York

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  February 25, 2010
Two young Aussie rookie producers attempt the seemingly impossible: to take an unknown musical straight to Broadway! Tonight, the team heads south in search of funds, and a ...

Two young Aussie rookie producers attempt the seemingly impossible: to take an unknown musical straight to Broadway! Tonight, the team heads south in search of funds, and a theatre. Frank's connections in the South take them to Louisiana in search of Christian dollars to find new investors into the project. Broadcast as part of SBS's Secrets And Lives series.

Angels In New York
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Angels In New York

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  March 11, 2010
The world awakes to the crash of the stock markets around the globe. Marcus receives a call plunging the production of "Angels the Musical" into turmoil. Will the show go on? ...

The world awakes to the crash of the stock markets around the globe. Marcus receives a call plunging the production of "Angels the Musical" into turmoil. Will the show go on? Broadcast as part of SBS's Secrets And Lives series.

Laura Festival
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Laura Festival: Aurukun - Umagico

Episode 6  |  NITV  |  July 8, 2017
Every two years people are drawn to Far North Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing at its very best. This episode features the Aurukun Dancers and the Wabu Nan ...

Every two years people are drawn to Far North Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing at its very best. This episode features the Aurukun Dancers and the Wabu Nan Geth Dance Group from Umagico.

Angels In New York
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Angels In New York

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  February 18, 2010
Two young Aussie rookie producers attempt the seemingly impossible: to take an unknown musical straight to Broadway! Write a musical and get it on Broadway - maybe in your ...

Two young Aussie rookie producers attempt the seemingly impossible: to take an unknown musical straight to Broadway! Write a musical and get it on Broadway - maybe in your dreams. But for Marcus and Ken, unknown Aussie natives it's a whole new reality. Broadcast as part of SBS's Secrets And Lives series.

Laura Festival
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Laura Festival: Coen - Lockhart River

Season 1  |  Episode 8  |  NITV  |  July 15, 2017
Every two years, thousands of people are drawn to far north Qld to see traditional Aboriginal dancing at its very best. Featuring from Coen the Allkumo Malkati Dance Team and ...

Every two years, thousands of people are drawn to far north Qld to see traditional Aboriginal dancing at its very best. Featuring from Coen the Allkumo Malkati Dance Team and the Lockhart River Dancers.

Laura Festival
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Laura Festival: New Mapoon - Wujal Wujal

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  NITV  |  October 16, 2017
Every two years thousands of people are drawn to far north Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing at its very best. Featuring the New Mapoon Dancers and the Wujal ...

Every two years thousands of people are drawn to far north Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing at its very best. Featuring the New Mapoon Dancers and the Wujal Wujal Dance Troupe.

Nureyev's Don Quixote
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Nureyev's Don Quixote

ABC  |  October 30, 2014
Starring Rudolf Nureyev and Sir Robert Helpmann this ballet is considered one of Australia's greatest artistic achievements - originally filmed in an Essendon airport hangar ...

Starring Rudolf Nureyev and Sir Robert Helpmann this ballet is considered one of Australia's greatest artistic achievements - originally filmed in an Essendon airport hangar Melbourne in 1973, in 40 degree heat over 25 days.

Darcey's Ballerina Heroines
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Darcey's Ballerina Heroines

SBS  |  February 14, 2015
As courtesans, fashion icons, political pawns and international celebrities, the great ballerinas have played a multitude of roles both on and off the stage. Prima ballerina ...

As courtesans, fashion icons, political pawns and international celebrities, the great ballerinas have played a multitude of roles both on and off the stage. Prima ballerina and Australian resident, Darcey Bussell, spent two decades at the top, performing all the great roles in the classical repertoire and becoming one of ballet's most famous faces. She explores the changing role of the ballerina.

Tamara Rojo's Swan Lake
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Tamara Rojo's Swan Lake

SBS  |  September 13, 2014
Artistic director and lead principal dancer of the English National Ballet, Tamara Rojo, reveals what it takes to prepare and perform ballet's most emotionally and technically ...

Artistic director and lead principal dancer of the English National Ballet, Tamara Rojo, reveals what it takes to prepare and perform ballet's most emotionally and technically demanding part - the dual role of Odette, the White Swan and Odile, the Black Swan.

Bolshoi Theatre Re-Opening Gala
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Bolshoi Theatre Re-Opening Gala

SBS  |  June 22, 2013
After a major renovation lasting more than seven years, the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow finally re-opened towards the end of last year with an extravaganza of ballet and opera ...

After a major renovation lasting more than seven years, the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow finally re-opened towards the end of last year with an extravaganza of ballet and opera in an all-Russian program, featuring a cast of thousands. Natalie Dessay, Angela Gheorghiu and Svetlana Zakharova are just a few of the star names performing in front of lavish stage sets to celebrate the best of Russian music and dance.

Scheherazade
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Scheherazade

SBS  |  March 22, 2014
As part of their tribute to the Ballets Russes, the Ballets de Monte Carlo's artistic director Jean-Christophe Maillot has produced a very contemporary version of Fokine's ...

As part of their tribute to the Ballets Russes, the Ballets de Monte Carlo's artistic director Jean-Christophe Maillot has produced a very contemporary version of Fokine's Scheherazade.

Aurelie Dupont
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Aurelie Dupont

SBS  |  September 1, 2012
Filmed over two years, the program follows one of the stars of the Paris Opera Ballet, French prima ballerina Aurelie Dupont as she prepares and performs Swan Lake, The Lady ...

Filmed over two years, the program follows one of the stars of the Paris Opera Ballet, French prima ballerina Aurelie Dupont as she prepares and performs Swan Lake, The Lady of the Camellias, Raymonda and Le Parc.

Limen
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Limen

SBS  |  September 3, 2011
Three ambitious and moving dance performances - Chroma, Limen, and Infra - created by choreographer Wayne McGregor for the Royal Ballet. Fluid movements and athleticism ...

Three ambitious and moving dance performances - Chroma, Limen, and Infra - created by choreographer Wayne McGregor for the Royal Ballet. Fluid movements and athleticism combine to create a fascinating hybrid between classical and modern dance.

Dance With The Elements
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Dance With The Elements: Water

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC ME  |  September 11, 2015
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Four dances, one representing each of the four elements - air, earth, water and fire. The dances for each element have been choreographed to three different, often contrasting ...

Four dances, one representing each of the four elements - air, earth, water and fire. The dances for each element have been choreographed to three different, often contrasting pieces of classical music. The aim of the films is to introduce primary school children with special education needs to a range of classical music - taking them on an immersive, imaginative journey, and encouraging them to get up and join in with the action they are watching on-screen.

Dance With The Elements
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Dance With The Elements: Earth

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC ME  |  September 4, 2015
Classification: General Classification: General
This video has closed captioning
Four dances, one representing each of the four elements - air, earth, water and fire. The dances for each element have been choreographed to three different, often contrasting ...

Four dances, one representing each of the four elements - air, earth, water and fire. The dances for each element have been choreographed to three different, often contrasting pieces of classical music. The aim of the films is to introduce primary school children with special education needs to a range of classical music - taking them on an immersive, imaginative journey, and encouraging them to get up and join in with the action they are watching on-screen.

Dance Like
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Dance Like

ABC ME  |  July 7, 2017
A combination of an old swing dance move and a new hip-hop celebration move, Jess Quinn shows you Silento's Whip/Nae Nae dance, guaranteed to have people "watch me, watch me." ...

A combination of an old swing dance move and a new hip-hop celebration move, Jess Quinn shows you Silento's Whip/Nae Nae dance, guaranteed to have people "watch me, watch me." Learn it at home and be a part of the dance crew.

A Thousand Encores
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A Thousand Encores

ABC  |  November 3, 2009
One hundred years ago Diaghilev founded the Ballets Russes in Paris. Seventy years ago this company was to change Australia forever. A Thousand Encores is the story of how ...

One hundred years ago Diaghilev founded the Ballets Russes in Paris. Seventy years ago this company was to change Australia forever. A Thousand Encores is the story of how the greatest ballet company of the 20th century - the celebrated Ballets Russes - came to Australia and awoke a nation, transforming the cultural landscape of the conservative 1930s, leaving a rich legacy that lasts to this day.

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