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Benedicte Bemet in Jewels. Photo © Rainee Lantry

Jewels – The Australian Ballet

George Balanchine’s ballet is a technical showcase. Unison and symmetry are paramount to its success. This five-star production has both in spades.

The Australian Ballet takes this non-narrative ballet and makes it romantic, funny and even sexy. No mean feat, considering this is the company’s first-ever staging of Jewels. It proves that under Artistic Director David Hallberg, the dancers...