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Amelia Townsend on stage at the 2015 McDonald's Sydney Eisteddfod. Photo: WinkiPoP Media

Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship Judges Revealed


Sydney Eisteddfod is delighted to officially announce the 2016 Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship judges. With renowned careers and a multitude of professional experience preceding them, Sydney Eisteddfod is honoured to have Paul Knobloch, Rani Luter and David McAllister involved in this year’s event.

After performing with some of the most distinguished dance companies in the world, Paul Knobloch has developed a strong identity as one of Australia’s leading dancers, choreographers and visual artists. The widely admired Rani Luther currently choreographs for a wide variety of professional companies and tertiary institutions having formerly danced with many companies across Europe and Australia.

Joining the panel for the Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship Final will be Artistic Director of the Australian Ballet Company, David McAllister. David has established a revered reputation throughout the industry having previously danced as a Principal Artist for the company.

More information on the judges of other dance events will be posted in the lead up to the 2016 festival. 

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