...bonds stellar technique to dramatic expression.
Los Angeles Times
Dynamic, rich and gripping theater...
The Washington Post
Since 1975, The Hamburg Ballet Artistic Director John Neumeier has presented an annual Nijinsky Gala in honour of his enigmatic idol Vaslav Nijinsky.
Neumeier’s powerful full-length ballet Nijinsky continues the homage in a gripping exploration of the greatest ballet figure of the twentieth century.
Russian dancer and choreographer Vaslav Nijinsky is considered one of the most gifted male dancers in history with a legendary ability to perform seemingly gravity defying leaps. As a choreographer Nijinsky established provocative new directions and a dance vision that pointed the way towards modern choreography.
Get an insight into The Hamburg Ballet's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Observe The Hamburg Ballet take class and then join Artistic Director John Neumeier as he shares his philosophy, ideas, his musical and choreographic choices.
An Insight into The Hamburg Ballet's A Midsummer Night's Dream
Your chance to see one of the world’s greatest choreographers at work.
Some of the most popular events on The Hamburg Ballet’s calendar are the special introductory workshops to brief audiences on the concept and realisation of new ballets. The company’s artistic director, the legendary choreographer John Neumeier, takes to the stage with a microphone. Behind him are all his dancers in practice clothes, warming up at the barre.
QPAC and Events Queensland in association with Brisbane Festival