For over a century, the vampiric story of Count Dracula has captured the imaginations of playwrights, filmmakers and composers. Dance, too, has not escaped its gothic enchantment and the unusual pairing of terror and seduction. The West Australian Ballet will present its own take on the famous tale in the world premiere of Draculaby renowned European choreographer Krzysztof Pastor.

When Artistic Director Aurélien Scannella first approached Pastor about creating a full-length ballet for the company,...

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