An interview with Isaac Shaw

Isaac Shaw, finalist in the 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship, shared the story behind his love of ballet and how he is inspired by watching both her peers as well...

Read more

Australian dancer joins the Paris Opera Ballet

Sydney Eisteddfod takes pleasure in congratulating 17-year-old Queenslander Bianca Scudamore who has etched her name in world ballet history as the first Australian dancer to ever receive a contract with...

Read more

Paloma Hendry-Hodsdon performs in the Wiggly Christmas Big Show!

Aspiring ballerina Paloma Hendry-Hodsdon has recently been given the opportunity of a lifetime, to work and travel around Australia with everyone’s favourite childhood entertainers – The Wiggles. Paloma, who resides...

Read more

Valerie Tereshchenko named Telstra’s Dancer of the Year

Sydney Eisteddfod congratulates Valerie Tereshchenko on winning The 2017 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award. Valerie has had an amazing year with The Australian Ballet and this award not only recognises all...

Read more

Lachlan Monaghan excels in first Principal Role

When Lachlan Monaghan was named winner of the Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship in 2009, thousands cheered. This was because along with his sensational performance, he had broken the spell that...

Read more

An interview with Nichola Schapendonk

Determined to be a ballerina from a young age, Nichola Schapendonk spoke to Sydney Eisteddfod after her stunning performance at the Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship Final. She discussed why she...

Read more