Elevate your understanding of ballet.
Spend an evening with us at the West Australian Ballet Centre with some of the creative minds behind Season 2021. See the world of ballet through their eyes as they share their vision and passion with you. The perfect way to get a deeper understanding and appreciation of the performance you're about to see.
Javier Torres - The Beating Heart Behind The Sleeping Beauty
Monday 25 October 7.00pm
New to West Australian Ballet, Javier Torres has created works for some of the world’s most prestigious ballet companies including Stuttgart Ballet, Netherlands
Dans Theater and Lyon Opera Ballet. Torres has danced for the Polish Theatre of the New Dance, Helsinki
Dance Company and the Finnish National Ballet and in addition, lectures at numerous international dance and medici symposiums and conferences. His research being in the area of improvement of ballet pedagogy, leading seminars involving both psychological and medical aspects.
Join us for a fascinating insight into his impressive performance and academic portfolio, whilst hearing of his unique vision for this beautiful production of The Sleeping Beauty.
WAB wishes to thank the Australian-French Association for Research and Innovation (AFRAN) for their valued contribution in supporting "From Paris to Perth: Javier Torres, choreographer and The Sleeping Beauty". As part of this initiative, Javier will present this month's Vernissage event on 25th October, during which he will take us through a fascinating insight into his impressive performance and academic portfolio, while sharing his unique vision for the beautiful production of The Sleeping Beauty.