Community Sector Banking
MEDIA, JOBS & RESOURCES for the COMMON GOOD

Queensland Ballet Flies With New Partnership


Tuesday, 2nd October 2012 at 3:24 pm
Staff Reporter
Virgin Australia has partnered with the Queensland Ballet, in a deal set to connect people and dance across the state.


Tuesday, 2nd October 2012
at 3:24 pm
Staff Reporter


0 Comments


FREE SOCIAL
SECTOR NEWS

 Print
Queensland Ballet Flies With New Partnership
Tuesday, 2nd October 2012 at 3:24 pm

Photo: Alexia Sinclair

Virgin Australia has partnered with the Queensland Ballet, in a deal set to connect people and dance across the state.

The partnership with Queensland Ballet, described as one of the nation's leading performing arts companies, will allow allow the ensemble to perform in more locations across the state and increase its community access programs.

Under the partnership, Virgin Australia will become the official airline and season partner of Queensland Ballet, commencing in 2013.

QBLEARN, the Youth and Education program of Queensland Ballet, aims to engage, enhance and inspire by bringing the world of dance to potential rising stars, wherever they are located.

“Our aim is to provide a clear career pathway through intensive training and to produce dancers whose talent and abilities are internationally sought after,” says a statement from their website.

Virgin Australia General Manager Michael Betteridge said that 2013 would be a landmark year for the Queensland Ballet.

“We are very proud to be partnering with a company that makes such an important contribution to performing arts in Australia, at such an exciting time in its evolution, and we look forward to a spectacular 2013 season,” Betteridge said.

Queensland Ballet CEO Anna Marsden said she was delighted about the partnership.

“The partnership will enable us to achieve our vision of connecting people and dance across the state,” she said.

“It means we will be able to bring our performances to more people in regional Queensland and also deliver more education and community activities across the state.”

Further information is available at the Queensland Ballet’s website.
 




Got a story to share?

Got a news tip or article idea for Pro Bono News? Or perhaps you would like to write an article and join a growing community of sector leaders sharing their thoughts and analysis with Pro Bono News readers?

Get in touch at news@probonoaustralia.com.au

Get more stories like this

FREE SOCIAL
SECTOR NEWS

Write a Reply or Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Mindset hacks for a bigger impact: The importance of questions

Clare Desira

Wednesday, 4th September 2019 at 8:22 am

‘Social enterprise is a verb. It is not a noun.’

Wendy Williams

Wednesday, 4th September 2019 at 8:18 am

Top companies stay competitive by giving back

Maggie Coggan

Wednesday, 7th August 2019 at 4:57 pm

POPULAR

Our royal commission is not yet a safe place for people with disability

Emma Bennison

Wednesday, 6th November 2019 at 4:59 pm

A sad and sorry history of Newstart

Luke Michael

Tuesday, 19th November 2019 at 8:00 am

Report finds NFP boards lack leadership in fundraising

Luke Michael

Wednesday, 13th November 2019 at 2:30 pm

Why Australia needs more noisy charities!

David Crosbie

Thursday, 7th November 2019 at 8:58 am

Community Sector Banking
pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook

Get the social sector's most essential news coverage. Delivered free to your inbox every Tuesday and Thursday morning.

You have Successfully Subscribed!