Sleeping Beauty

Theatre Review: Sleeping Beauty – PICA, Perth (performances through to 6th February)

February 4, 2016

“To sleep perchance to dream,” said Hamlet. Well not if you’re a “guest” at the Dream Motel, a sleep clinic that forms the backdrop of Ian Sinclair and Renee Newman’s latest work Sleeping Beauty a contemporary re-telling of the classic fairy tale. Sinclair and Newman have stripped back the whimsy, removed all traces of cute […]

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Ballet Review: Sleeping Beauty – Russian National Ballet Theatre (Australian Tour)

October 15, 2015

To me going to the ballet is more than watching a dance performance, it’s about the whole experience of the evening. The dancing is important of course, but there is this feeling- the excited little girls bouncing eagerly around their mothers and the groups of girlfriends (both young and old) all dressed up and walking […]

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