The Weekly Groove is your performance guide showcasing upcoming dance and performance works around the Nation.


The Australian Ballet – The Dream

A trio of Frederick Ashton choreographed dance spectacles featuring A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Monotones II, and Symphonic Variations with each performance pushing the dancers to their physical limits.

Where: State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne
When: Fri 5.06.15 – Sat 13.06.15
Price: from $49
Tickets: here



Leshan Dance Company – Fault Lines

Ausfeng presents a unique performance collaboration between New Zealand choreographer Sara Brodie and China based Leshan Dance Company, to present a contemporary take on the human experience of the Christchurch NZ, and Sichuan province CHN, earthquakes of 2010 and 2008.

Where: The Roslyn Packer Theatre, Sydney
When: Thu 11.06.15 and Sat 13.06.16
Price: from $35
Tickets: here


Queensland University of Technology – Essentially Dance

QUT’s Bachelor of Fine Arts Dance Performance students will showcase a variety of original and adapted performances works.

Where: QUT Gardens Theatre, Brisbane
When: Fri 5.06.15 and Sat 6.06.15
Price: from $15
Tickets: here



St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre – Swan Lake & Giselle

Two shows in one season! Catch either or both of the much loved classical ballets as the Russian company tour the pair this week.

Where: His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth
When: Fri 5.06.15 – Sat 6.06.15 and Thu 11.06.15 – Sat 13.06.15
Price: from $60+
Tickets: here

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