BALLET NEWS | Melissa Hamilton & Love Mayka, Marienela Nunez, The Royal Ballet, iTunes U – An Introduction to Ballet
Lots of news for you; sit back with a cup of tea and enjoy !
Melissa Hamilton as Ballerina Mannaquine
Photographer: Dave Wise Hywone Ahn :Hair & Make up
First of all, I’d like to highlight an interview with love Mayka – “Cutting edge Fashion Designer ‘LoveMayka’ does Cinderella and Ballerinas”. The photoshoot features Royal Ballet dancer Melissa Hamilton as you (probably) haven’t seen her before.
Melissa Hamilton as Ballerina Mannaquine, Photographer: Dave Wise, Hywone Ahn :Hair & Make up
Next up, Royal Ballet Principal dancer Marianela Nunez talks about beauty products and what she likes to use.
The Royal Ballet have uploaded a new podcast with, among other things, a chat with Principal dancers and real life couple Marianela Nunez and Thiago Soares, as they prepare for their Cinderella debuts.
New on iTunes U from the ROH – An introduction to Ballet; 12 tracks covering technique, notation, history and male dancing. Features Ursula Hageli (Ballet Mistress) and Giannandrea Posieo (Lecturer, Metropolitan University).
Missed the blistering speed of Steven McRae
in Les Lutins
? Charlie Siem
(violinist extraordinaire) reports from Cuba.