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Dancers’ Career Development and The Royal Ballet School announce a pioneering new partnership

  Dancers’ Career Development and The Royal Ballet School announce a pioneering new partnership       Dancers’ Career Development and The Royal Ballet School will work in partnership to embed a culture of Continuing Professional Development within the curriculum. This will involve visits and assignments on the subject of dancer transition, relating directly to […]

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Claudia Dean in rehearsal for Rite of Spring with Monica Mason. Photograph : © Bill Cooper / ROH

The Royal Ballet’s Chosen One

The Royal Ballet’s Chosen One | Claudia Dean Picture the scene. You’re in the Corps de ballet. You receive an email informing you that you have been chosen to perform a Principal role.  Your first thought : this must have been sent to me by mistake, surely ? No mistake. For Royal Ballet Corps dancer […]

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How ballet technique can be improved with photography

Alaia Rogers | Second year student at The Royal Ballet School uses photography to refine her technique Earlier this year I was photographing a rehearsal for Ballet News where the choreographer was present in the studio. It might sound normal but this isn’t always the case – sometimes the Ballet Mistress or Notator will take the […]

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Darcey Bussell in rehearsal clothes

The Royal Ballet School | Independent Schools Inspectorate report for 2011

The Royal Ballet School | Independent Schools Inspectorate Inspection 2011 During October and November last year inspectors from the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) inspected The Royal Ballet Lower and Upper Schools (RBS).  ISI is “a body approved for the purpose of inspection under Section 162A of the Education Act 2002. As such we report to […]

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