Li Cunxin brings Ben Stevenson’s ‘Swan Lake’ to Queensland

Donna Lu

Li Cunxin has waited for the right time to stage Swan Lake at the Queensland Ballet, to be prepared for a visit from his mentor and veteran choreographer Ben Stevenson.

Sydney Dance Company's Rafael Bonachela

Benjamin Law
After eight years as Sydney Dance Company artistic director, Rafael Bonachela's passion burns as brightly as it did in his small Spanish hometown as a teen.

Arts companies hit hard by Australia Council funding cuts

Steve Dow
The Australia Council’s latest funding cuts have further devastated arts companies.

Stephen Page’s ‘Spear’

Christos Tsiolkas
Stephen Page’s feature film debut, Spear, presents an all-too-rare onscreen examination of Aboriginal masculinity.

Bangarra's Frances Rings branches out with Sheoak

Steve Dow
For Bangarra choreographer Frances Rings, a lifelong love of dance helped her reconcile her family truth.

The woman behind the Countertechnique, Anouk van Dijk

Romy Ash
Anouk van Dijk doesn't just think she can dance. She, and everyone else, knows she can.

Brisbane Festival performer Akram Khan brings DESH to life

Samuel Wagan Watson
Dancer and choreographer Akram Khan takes centre stage with a story about his childhood.