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Prix de Lausanne 2021 | The Finals

78 out of the 82 initially selected candidates have participated in the Video Edition and 20 of them reached the Finals that took place today, via video. At the end of the Finals, the Jury, presided this year by the Director and Choreographer of the Basel Ballet Richard Wherlock, selected 6 Prize Winners. Thanks to their […]

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The Royal Ballet’s Nutcracker Livestream

Christmas Angels from The Royal Ballet’s Nutcracker, photo by Cheryl Angear Photography This Christmas, on December 22nd, you can watch The Royal Ballet’s newly reworked The Nutcracker via livestream, for £16. The production will be available on demand for 30 days (until Jan 21st). Will Tuckett has choreographed a new Covid-secure battle scene. Principal dancers […]

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World Ballet Day 2020 | Livestream Roundup

Brian Maloney &-Meaghan Grace Hinkis c-2019-ROH.-Photograph-by-Gavin-Smart As we celebrate World Ballet Day 2020, albeit slightly differently than normal, here’s what happened. Companies taking part in World Ballet Day 2020 Host Companies: The Royal BalletBolshoi BalletThe Australian Ballet UK Dance CompaniesEnglish National BalletRoyal Academy of DanceBirmingham Royal BalletNorthern BalletScottish Ballet European Dance CompaniesFinnish National BalletThe Royal […]

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A scene from The Nutcracker by The Royal Ballet @ The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London. Photograph : Tristram Kenton

The Royal Ballet | Upcoming Performances

A scene from The Nutcracker by The Royal Ballet @ The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London. Photograph : Tristram Kenton Following on from the recent announcement, The Royal Ballet adds the following detail to its up-coming performances and broadcasts. The Royal Ballet : Live Two 75 minute programmes (no interval – COVID secure). On […]

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The Royal Ballet | Back On Stage

Tomorrow, most of The Royal Ballet company will be dancing live from their home stage at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, for the first time since lockdown. Obviously it’s been a strange year so far, and rehearsals have been conducted in accordance with COVID-19 secure guidelines, as will the actual show. There will […]

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Athelhampton Royal Ballet Gala | Casting & Rep

Marianela Nunez by Maria Helena Buckley  Royal Ballet Outdoor Gala Booking Two performances on 5th and 6th September at 5.30pm Athelhampton House, Athelhampton, Puddletown, Dorchester DT2 7LG, UK Here’s Meaghan Grace Hinkis– producer of this gala – on hopes for an annual event at Athelhampton. Tickets (booking and pricing) PRINCIPAL SEATS £200  FIRST SOLOIST SEATS […]

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Royal Ballet School | Online Summer Intensive course

New for this year, The Royal Ballet School will be offering an online Summer Intensive course this July. Virtual live classes will be taught by the Royal Ballet School artistic team via the studios at White Lodge, as the Coronavirus pandemic prevents the residential summer courses from taking place this year. Other classes will be […]

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Ballet News Delivered

Ballet Newsers ; I have a present for you. It’s only taken five years, but I’ve been able to revive the Ballet News Delivered feature which proved so popular back in the day. Every day when new content is published (which is most days), I send out a Ballet News Delivered email to subscribers, in […]

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