THE TUTUS OF COPPÉLIA

Posted on 24 July 2019 By Rose Mulready

We’re about to head out to regional Australia with Coppélia. Here’s a preview of the gorgeous tutus you’ll see in this sumptuous production, created by the master - Kristian Fredrikson.

Layers of lace for the Prayer variation

Sharni Spencer. Photography Kate Longley

Stars and moons for the Dance of the Hours

Ella Havelka. Photography Kate Longley

Billows of vibrant orange for Swanilda, the feistiest girl in the village

Ako Kondo in rehearsal. Photography Kate Longley

Even the peasant girls get delicious embroidery

Artists of The Australian Ballet in rehearsal / Benedicte Bemet in rehearsal. Photography Kate Longley

Ice-blue brocade and frothy frills for Dr Coppelius' 'daughter'

Amber Scott / Benedicte Bemet. Photography Kate Longley

Ethereal clouds of sunrise pink for the Dawn variation

Jill Ogai. Photography Kate Longley