Watch Joburg Ballet’s beautiful choreographed response to Covid-19

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Joburg Ballet_principal dancer Shannon Glover. Picture: Lauge Sorensen
Joburg Ballet_principal dancer Shannon Glover. Picture: Lauge Sorensen

Audiences may not have been packing out the theatre since the national lockdown, but Joburg Ballet’s dancers continue dancing. The company released a beautiful video of their choreographed response to Covid-19 called The Corona Suite.

Those interested can join the company in a variety of ways, as outlined the following press release: “Although Joburg Ballet’s dancers returned to the company’s studios under strict regulations late last month, Joburg Ballet continues to stay connected with the broader ballet world via a comprehensive programme of online classes and activities.”

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