Gary Lang to lead workshops at WAB

Posted on: 20/12/2017 8:00AM

Gary Lang leads rehearsal at West Australian BalletEdging closer to the premiere of Gary Lang’s Milnjiya, Milky Way – River of Stars, West Australian Ballet (WAB) has recently announced a new opportunity for dancers to train with the choreographer, who’s at the forefront of aboriginal ballet choreography.

 

Lang’s groundbreaking new work Milnjiya, Milky Way – River of Stars will premiere at WAB’s 2018 Ballet at the Quarry Season, running February 9-March 3 as part of the Perth International Arts Festival (PIAF). In the lead up, he will teach workshops for professional and pre-professional dancers at the WAB Centre on January 10-13.

 

The workshops are open to dancers aged 16 years and over. They will allow participants to experience Lang’s unique blend of traditional Aboriginal dance, contemporary dance and classical ballet.

 

For more information, visit www.waballet.com.au. To register, head to www.trybooking.com/book/sessions?eid=338368.

 

Photo: Gary Lang with WAB dancers rehearsing Milnjiya, Milky Way – River of Stars. Photo courtesy of WAB.



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