PHOTO ESSAY: We went backstage at the SAIBC International Ballet Gala

14 beautiful ballet photos you simply have to see

Cape Town - The much anticipated SAIBC International Ballet Gala (IBG) took place in Cape Town over the weekend at the Artscape Theatre.

The event was presented by Dirk Badenhorst, the CEO and Founder of the biennial South African International Ballet Competition (SAIBC), in association with Artscape.

According to Weekend Special the event, which will also include performances in Johannesburg at the Mosaiek Teatro, will showcase thrilling ballet variations performed by a stellar company of top professional dancers from South Africa, Russia, Spain, Mongolia, Armenia, the USA, Belarus, Cuba, Egypt and Mexico.

Channel24’s Nardus Engelbrecht  went behind the curtain to shoot a beautiful photo essay.