Kōrero: Ballet

Directors of the New Zealand Ballet

Directors of the New Zealand Ballet

Directors of the New Zealand Ballet gathered in 1984 to celebrate the company's 30th anniversary. Each chose a work to be performed in a celebration season. From left are Philip Chatfield (Last reunion and The kiss), Harry Haythorne (No exit), Una Kai (the pas de deux from Grand pas hongrois), Russell Kerr (Salute), Poul Gnatt (the last act of Napoli) and Rowena Jackson. Former artistic director Brian Ashbridge (not pictured) chose Poems.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Evening Post Collection (PAColl-0614)
Reference: EP/1983/3780
Photograph by John Nicholson

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jennifer Shennan, 'Ballet - Building a foundation, 1960s and 1970s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/43134/directors-of-the-new-zealand-ballet (accessed 16 November 2019)

He kōrero nā Jennifer Shennan, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014