Story: Ballet

New Zealand School of Dance graduation, 2013

The graduation season of the New Zealand School of Dance in 2013 included First light, choreographed by student Laughlan Prior with dancers Tirion Law and Stefaan Morrow. First light was also performed at the closing-night gala of the Asian Grand Prix, an international ballet competition held in Hong Kong since 2011. 

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The video is courtesy of Loughlan Prior. The soundtrack 'Luminous' by Max Richter is courtesy of Atlantic Screen Music.

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Jennifer Shennan, 'Ballet - Expansion and security, 1980s to 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 September 2020)

Story by Jennifer Shennan, published 22 Oct 2014