Royal New Zealand Ballet 60th Anniversary Celebrations,
20 - 21 July 2013
Thank you to all who came to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the
Royal New Zealand Ballet with us at the St James Theatre in
Wellington. The weekend was a huge success and we hope you all
enjoyed reminiscing, seeing old friends, making news ones and
participating in the numerous events to celebrate the triumph of
the vision of Poul Gnatt.
Digital copies of photographs taken over the anniversary weekend
may be ordered direct from the photographers, Evan Li and Amber
Evan took photographs at the High Tea at Logan Brown, the book
launch, the Sunday matinee performance and the post-matinee
party. Low resolution photographs by Evan may be viewed here, and his order form can be downloaded here.
Amber took photographs at the Friends' cocktail party on
Saturday evening. Her photographs may be viewed here - please use the separate order form,
downloadable here, to make an order.
Please note that the photographers are solely responsible for
their photographs. Should you wish to order any, please liaise with
them directly using the contact and payment details on their
respective order forms. Digital files (Evan Li) or prints (Amber
Griffin) will not be sent until your payment has been received. The
Royal New Zealand Ballet accepts no responsibility for the
performance or content of external websites.
Auckland cocktail party, hosted by the Friends of the
Royal New Zealand Ballet
The Auckland branch of the Friends of the Royal New Zealand
Ballet would like to let supporters know that the cocktail party in
honour of the RNZB's 60th birthday, hosted by His
Excellency the Right Honourable Lieutenant General Sir Jerry
Mateparae, Governor-General of New Zealand, at his Auckland
residence, Government House, on Tuesday 20 August, is now
Thank you to everyone who has generously supported the Friends'
fundraising efforts by purchasing tickets - we look forward to
seeing you there.
Photo credit - Evan Li
Russell Kerr, accompanied by Sir Jon Trimmer, Ethan
Stiefel and company members and alumni, cuts the birthday cake
after the matinee performance on Sunday 21 July