Summertime at the Ballet

Casting

  • Friday 26 February 7.30pm

    Can't be at Summertime at the Ballet in person? Live-stream our performance on Sunday 28 February from anywhere in the world. Find out more 

    Conductor Nicolette Fraillon AM
    Concertmaster Sulki Yu

    Kingdom of the Shades from La Bayadère
    Nikiya Amy Harris 
    Solor Ty King-Wall 

    Trio from Filigree and Shadow 
    Jill Ogai, Marcus Morelli and Shaun Andrews 

    Pas de deux from Molto Vivace 
    Amber Scott and Adam Bull 

    Excerpts from Spartacus
    Spartacus Jake Mangakahia
    Flavia Imogen Chapman 

    Bridesmaids Dance and Pas de deux from Don Quixote
    Kitri Ako Kondo
    Basilio Chengwu Guo
    Lead Bridesmaid Dimity Azoury

    Waltz from The Merry Widow
    Hanna Amber Scott
    Valencienne Sharni Spencer
    Camille Christopher Rodgers-Wilson

    Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux 
    Robyn Hendricks and Callum Linnane

    Clay (excerpt from Logos)
    Karen Nanasca and Nathan Brook

    Theme and Variations 
    Benedicte Bemet and Brett Chynoweth
     

  • Saturday 27 February 1.30pm

    Conductor Nicolette Fraillon AM
    Concertmaster Sulki Yu

    Kingdom of the Shades from La Bayadère
    Nikiya Robyn Hendricks
    Solor Jarryd Madden 

    Trio from Filigree and Shadow 
    Daniel Bryne, George-Murray Nightingale and Jacob de Groot 

    Pas de deux from Molto Vivace 
    Rina Nemoto and Ty King-Wall 

    Excerpts from Spartacus
    Spartacus Jarryd Madden
    Flavia Robyn Hendricks 

    Bridesmaids Dance and Pas de deux from Don Quixote
    Kitri Jade Wood 
    Basilio Marcus Morelli 
    Lead Bridesmaid Sharni Spencer 

    Waltz from The Merry Widow
    Hanna Dimity Azoury
    Valencienne Jill Ogai 
    Camille Cristiano Martino 

    Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux 
    Benedicte Bemet and Brett Chynoweth 

    Clay (excerpt from Logos)
    Coco Mathieson and Callum Linnane 

    Theme and Variations 
    Amy Harris and Ty King-Wall

     

  • Saturday 27 February 7.30pm

    Conductor Nicolette Fraillon AM
    Concertmaster Sulki Yu

    Kingdom of the Shades from La Bayadère
    Nikiya Amy Harris 
    Solor Ty King-Wall

    Trio from Filigree and Shadow 
    Daniel Bryne, George-Murray Nightingale, Jacob de Groot 

    Pas de deux from Molto Vivace 
    Rina Nemoto and Ty King-Wall

    Excerpts from Spartacus
    Spartacus Jarryd Madden
    Flavia Robyn Hendricks 

    Bridesmaids Dance and Pas de deux from Don Quixote
    Kitri Jade Wood 
    Basilio Marcus Morelli 
    Lead Bridesmaid Sharni Spencer 

    Waltz from The Merry Widow
    Hanna Dimity Azoury 
    Valencienne Jill Ogai 
    Camille Cristiano Martino 

    Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux 
    Benedicte Bemet and Brett Chynoweth

    Clay (excerpt from Logos)
    Coco Mathieson and Callum Linnane 

    Theme and Variations 
    Amy Harris and Ty King-Wall

     

  • Sunday 28 February 12pm (LIVESTREAM performance)

    Conductor Nicolette Fraillon AM
    Concertmaster Sulki Yu

    Kingdom of the Shades from La Bayadère
    Nikiya Robyn Hendricks
    Solor Jarryd Madden 

    Trio from Filigree and Shadow 
    Jill Ogai, Marcus Morelli and Shaun Andrews 

    Pas de deux from Molto Vivace 
    Amber Scott and Adam Bull 

    Excerpts from Spartacus
    Spartacus Jake Mangakahia
    Flavia Imogen Chapman 

    Bridesmaids Dance and Pas de deux from Don Quixote
    Kitri Ako Kondo
    Basilio Chengwu Guo
    Lead Bridesmaid Dimity Azoury

    Waltz from The Merry Widow
    Hanna Amber Scott
    Valencienne Sharni Spencer 
    Camille Christopher Rodgers-Wilson

    Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux 
    Robyn Hendricks and Callum Linnane

    Clay (excerpt from Logos)
    Karen Nanasca and Nathan Brook

    Theme and Variations 
    Benedicte Bemet and Brett Chynoweth 

SUMMERTIME AT THE BALLET

SUMMERTIME AT THE BALLET
with Orchestra Victoria

“Les Chasseresses” from Sylvia
Orchestra Victoria
Music Léo Delibes


The Kingdom of the Shades from La Bayadère
Choreography Marius Petipa
Staged by David Hallberg
Guest Repetiteur Kirsty Martin
Music Ludwig Minkus arranged by John Lanchbery
Costume design Alexis George


Trio from Filigree and Shadow
Choreography and costume design Tim Harbour
Music 48nord (Ulrich Müller and Siegfried Rössert)


Pas de deux from Molto Vivace
Choreography Stephen Baynes
Music George Frederic Handel
Largo from Xerxes

Excerpts from Act I of Spartacus
Choreography Lucas Jervies
Music Aram Khachaturian
​These performances of Spartacus by Aram
Khachaturian are given by permission of Hal Leonard
Australia Pty Ltd, exclusive agents for Boosey &
Hawkes Music Publishers Ltd of London


Act III Bridesmaids Dance and Pas de deux from Don Quixote
Choreography Rudolf Nureyev
Music Ludwig Minkus arranged by John Lanchbery
Costume design Barry Kay


INTERVAL


Overture from The Merry Widow
Orchestra Victoria
Music Franz Lehár
Arranged and orchestrated by John Lanchbery


Waltz from The Merry Widow
Choreography Ronald Hynd
Scenario Robert Helpmann
Choreography Ronald Hynd
Music Franz Lehár
Based on the operetta by Victor Léon and Leo Stein
Arranged and orchestrated by John Lanchbery
Costume design Desmond Heeley
Presented by arrangement with
GLOCKEN VERLAG LIMITED

Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux
Choreography George Balanchine
©The George Balanchine Trust
Guest Repetiteur Sandra Jennings
Music Piotr Illyich Tchaikovsky
Excerpt from Swan Lake, Op. 20, Act III


Clay (excerpt from Logos)
Choreography and costume design Alice Topp
Music Ludovico Einaudi 'Whirling Winds'
Published by Chester Music by kind permission of the Wise Music Group
Clay is a co-commission of Studio Wayne McGregor, The Australian Ballet and Dance@The Grange
and was first performed at Dance@TheGrange in June 2019.


Pas de deux and finale from Theme and Variations
Choreography George Balanchine
©The George Balanchine Trust
Guest Repetiteur Sandra Jennings
Music Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Excerpt from Orchestral Suite No.3 in G, Op.55
This performance of Theme and Variations, a
Balanchine® ballet, is presented by arrangement with
The George Balanchine Trust and has been produced in
accordance with the Balanchine Style® and Balanchine
Technique® Service standards established and provided
by the Trust.

Lighting design for Summertime at the Ballet Jon Buswell

Our thanks to our Official Piano Partner Kawai, who supplied the SK7 grand piano used in these performances.
 

WITH THANKS TO OUR PARTNERS

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