Guest Teachers


As part of its commitment to providing the best possible training in a stimulating educational environment, The Australian Ballet School seeks to expose its students to a broad range of teachers and teaching expertise. The Australian Ballet School's programme is enhanced through the use of guest teachers from other renowned institutions both in Australia and overseas.

Following are the choreographers who are working with the School in 2015 and the works our students will perform;

Morning Melodies

  • Lucas Jervies, From Home Far From    
  • Margaret Wilson, Invisible Icon
  • (a 3rd work TBC)

The Dancers Company

  • Simon Dow, Rimbombo

September Showcase

  • Simon Dow, (Whole school piece)
  • (A new work by a young choreographer TBC)
  • Margaret Wilson, Invisible Icon
  • Graeme Murphy, Grand
  • (a 5th work TBC)

End of Year Performance

  • Simon Dow, (Whole school piece)


Following are choreographers whose works will be performed in 2015:

The Dancers Company

  • Swan Lake (Act III)
  • Marius Petipa, Paquita

End of Year Performance

  • Swan Lake (Act III)


Choreographers / Repediteurs who worked with the School in 2014 and whose works were performed in 2014 included:

  • Simon Dow, Hommage for 50th Gala and Rimbombo for the Dancers Company
  • Leigh Rowles, Contrasts for Morning Melodies, Fanfare for 50th Gala and Nutcracker - The Gift of a Dream for End of Year Performance
  • Margaret Wilson, Continuum for Morning Melodies
  • Victoria Simon, George Balanchine's Raymonda Variations
  • Paul Knobloch, Valetta for 50th Gala
  • Areti Boyaci, Soleá Por Bulería for 50th Gala
  • Arlette van Boven, Jiří Kylián's Dream Dances, Evening Songs and Polonaise for 50th Gala

Choreographers whose works were performed in 2014 included:

  • George Balanchine, Raymonda Variations
  • Jiří Kylián, Dream Dances, Evening Songs and Polonaise for 50th Ga
  • Giselle Act II staged by Dale Baker and Joanne Michel after Coralli/Perrot