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From Student to Star : Duncan Lyle

Regular readers will know that every summer, I follow the progress of some of the Graduates from vocational schools around the world.  This year I am delighted to present Duncan Lyle, a Graduate of The Royal Ballet School.  Lyle has been awarded a contract to Boston Ballet Company, and I will be keeping you up […]

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Shiori dressed as a sweet in a black and white tutu

Ballet NEWS | Our Ascending Stars – Shiori Kase, English National Ballet

Our Ascending Stars…. Drawing by noomiedoodlesfashion The quite fabulous noomiedoodlesfashion very generously gave up some time to work on my brief, which was to use her fashion expertise to conjure up traditionally dressed dancers but with a fashionable twist. ‘Our ascending stars’…. follows the progress of professional dancers who have graduated this year. Regular readers […]

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Elisa Badenes watercolor by noomiedoodlesfashion

Our ascending Stars… Elisa Badenes

Ballet News | Ascending stars Drawing by noomiedoodlesfashion The quite fabulous noomiedoodlesfashion very generously gave up some time to work on my brief, which was to use her fashion expertise to conjure up traditionally dressed dancers but with a fashionable twist.   ‘Our ascending stars’…. follows the progress of professional dancers who have graduated this […]

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Our ascending Stars… Jeremy Curnier

‘Our ascending stars’…. follows the progress of professional dancers who have graduated this year.  Regular readers will know that all of the dancers featured here were interviewed just as they made the transition from vocational school to professional ballet company.  Here we see how they’ve been getting on…. Ascending stars Drawing by noomiedoodlesfashion The quite fabulous noomiedoodlesfashion […]

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From Student to Star : Shiori Kase

From Student to Star : Shiori Kase, Artist, English National Ballet I am delighted to show another specially commissioned drawing by Sarah, a naturally talented artist, to introduce this latest interview series. Sarah’s brief was to depict the dancers’ progression from student to professional, and the resulting sketch perfectly represents that transition. From Student to […]

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