Royal Ballet School Graduates 2010

Royal Ballet School
Graduate contracts 2010

Huge congratulations to all the RBS graduates, who, at the end of a tough year for students everywhere, gave a remarkable end of year Matinee performance at the Royal Opera House today (review to follow). As the time of publication, the School are waiting for confirmation of the final contracts, but confirmed are :

Yasmine Nagdhi
The Royal Ballet

Sander Blommaert
The Royal Ballet

James Butcher
The Royal Ballet

Machi Moritaka
Birmingham Royal Ballet

William Bracewell
Birmingham Royal Ballet

Angela Wood
English National Ballet

Barry Drummond
English National Ballet

Nicole Cato
Scottish Ballet

Imogen Chapman
Scottish Ballet

Matthew Broadbent
Northern Ballet Theatre

Louis McMiller
Wayne McGregor| Random Dance

Ashley Whittle
Ballet de l’Opera National de Bordeaux

Nicholas Jones
Stuttgart Ballet

Ashley Taylor
Vienna State Opera Ballet

Dario Elia
Zürich Ballet

Philip Helme
Zürich Ballet

Colombe Hays
Dresden Ballet

Mari Kawanishi
Dresden Ballet

Harriet Mills
Karlsruhe State Theatre of Baden

Hannah Carter
Estonian Ballet

Jon Savage
Cape Town City Ballet

Duncan Lyle
Boston Ballet

Paul Russell
Royal New Zealand Ballet

I wish them all well as they make the difficult transition into Company life – where the hard work really starts !

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8 Responses to Royal Ballet School Graduates 2010

  1. Just Breathe July 11, 2010 at 4:19 pm #

    How exciting it must be for all of them. I wish them all the best. Bravo!!

  2. Anne July 11, 2010 at 5:06 pm #

    Most interesting to see this spread of placements. Obviously a very gifted cohort, and I wish them all every success.

  3. lori vliegen July 11, 2010 at 5:20 pm #

    how wonderful to see such a long list of dedicated, talented and gifted dancers!! congratulations everyone!!! :))

  4. La Petite Gallery July 11, 2010 at 5:22 pm #

    What a wonderful Day …I wish them all love and Healthyvonne

  5. Janette July 12, 2010 at 12:50 am #

    Many congratulations! To have a career in ballet is a privilege. Enjoy every minute.

  6. Charli and me July 12, 2010 at 9:47 am #

    Congratulations to everyone. I know how excited they must be. what an accomplishment.

  7. BALLET NEWS July 20, 2010 at 8:06 pm #

    Just Breathe – yes, and nerve wracking too !Anne – thankyoulori vliegen – agree !La Petite Gallery – thank youJanette – too true; it's over in the blink of an eyeCharli and me – thank you. Yes, excited but nervous too – no-one ever wants to be the new person do they ?

  8. Andrea July 28, 2010 at 6:29 am #

    Thanks for posting this.