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English National Ballet Collaborates with the Royal College of Music

March 21, 2013

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English National Ballet Collaborates with the Royal College of Music   Choreographics, A Letter To … 3-4 May 2013                                                                                                     English National Ballet dancers turn choreographers when five of them get a chance to create new works in collaboration with students from the Royal College of Music. In a new partnership, Choreographics, A Letter […]

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English National Ballet return to the Lake | full casting announced

July 10, 2012

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English National Ballet return to the Lake Derek Deane’s Swan Lake makes a welcome return to the Coliseum for ten performances only during Summer 2012, offering visitors to London the chance to see this five star reviewed production. Dancing the lead role of Odette/Odile on opening night will be Daria Klimentová alongside Russian star Vadim […]

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English National Ballet’s Carmen with L’Arlésienne and Le Jeune Homme et la Mort

July 22, 2011

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English National Ballet Carmen | L’Arlésienne | Le Jeune Homme et la Mort 21st July 2011, London Coliseum Smokin’.  That’s how I’d describe English National Ballet’s Roland Petit triple bill this evening.  It’s a night where fast twitch muscle fibres rule. The style is new to the dancers, but you wouldn’t know it. They were on […]

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English National Ballet’s tribute to Roland Petit | Principal nightly casting

July 11, 2011

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English National Ballet’s tribute to Roland Petit at the London Coliseum English National Ballet perform three of Roland Petit’s ballets – Carmen with L’Arlésienne and Le Jeune Homme et la Mort, opening on 21st July 2011. Principal Nightly ballet Casting Carmen 21, 22, 23 July 7.30pm Carmen – Begoña Cao, Don José – Fabian Reimair […]

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English National Ballet present Roland Petit’s Carmen at the London Coliseum

May 27, 2011

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Roland Petit’s Carmen at the London Coliseum and the ballet maestro’s greatest works English National Ballet’s Summer season at the London Coliseum offers audiences a rare opportunity to see Roland Petit’s extraordinary work in London. Carmen exploded into the decorous world of British ballet at its premiere in 1949, with ballet lovers shocked by the […]

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English National Ballet : Black & White

March 17, 2011

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Resolution Photography throughout : Helen Maybanks Black & White English National Ballet London Coliseum 16th March 2011 Five ballets in one hit make quite an impact – first-timers to the ballet will find something to love in this programme. Wayne Eagling’s Resolution, based on Mahler’s Rückert Lieder is a collection of five songs, beautifully and clearly […]

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English National Ballet’s Daria Klimentová & Vadim Muntagirov in rehearsal

March 15, 2011

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If you’ve been entranced by Agony & Ecstasy, the three-part documentary series following English National Ballet over the course of 2010, you might be surprised to discover that neither Romeo & Juliet nor The Nutcracker are currently being performed.  Instead they have innovatively scheduled, among others, a hint of Swan Lake (Black Swan pas de deux) and […]

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English National Ballet announces The Emerging Dancer Award nominees

November 19, 2010

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English National Ballet announces The Emerging Dancer Award nominees sponsored by Talbot Hughes McKillop English National Ballet is delighted to announce the six selected finalists for The Emerging Dancer Award 2011, generously supported in its second year by Talbot Hughes McKillop (THM), the restructuring experts. The Emerging Dancer Award is an annual competition for English […]

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer Award 2010

September 28, 2010

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This is the second year that English National Ballet have asked you to vote for your favourite company dancer, who will win the People’s Choice Award.  The Emerging Dancer Award winner is chosen by the company from a list of six nominees, who will be announced later this year.  If you vote, you will be entered into […]

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Ballet NEWS | English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer & People’s Choice Awards

February 27, 2010

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Regular readers will know that I have been reporting on the Emerging Dancer and People’s Choice Awards for a while now, as well as interviewing all but one of the nominees.  The results are in !  24 February 2010 for immediate release English National Ballet is delighted to announce that Anais Chalendard is the winner […]

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BALLET NEWS | English National Ballet, Northern Ballet & the Ballet NEWS competition winner

December 31, 2009

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NEW YEAR HONOURS Huge congratulations to Northern Ballet Artistic Director, David Nixon OBE. The New Year Honours list has been published today. ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET Emma Stanworth attending English National Ballet’s performance of The Nutcracker Our recent competition winner, Emma Stanworth, attended a performance of ENB’s The Nutcracker.  Emma said afterwards “it was beautiful, utterly amazing! […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Venus Villa, First Artist, English National Ballet

December 1, 2009

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  Cupcakes & conversation with Venus Villa, First Artist, English National Ballet Venus Villa has been nominated for The Emerging Dancer Award, which is an annual competition for English National Ballet to recognise and nurture the phenomenal talent of their up-and-coming dancers. The Award encourages excellence and potential within the Company, with the winner being awarded a […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Esteban Berlanga, Soloist, English National Ballet

November 25, 2009

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Cupcakes & conversation with Esteban Berlanga, Soloist, English National Ballet Berlanga has been nominated in the OUTSTANDING MALE PERFORMANCE (CLASSICAL) category of the National Dance Awards.  The other nominees in this category are :  Tobias Batley / Northern Ballet, Esteban Berlanga / English National Ballet, Sergei Polunin /The Royal Ballet. Berlanga has also been nominated in […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Anaïs Chalendard, First Soloist, English National Ballet

July 30, 2009

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Cupcakes & conversation with Anaïs Chalendard, First Soloist, English National Ballet Anaïs has recently been promoted from Soloist to First Soloist. What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? It sounds a bit of a cliché but I’m very lucky because I’m doing my passion: I am dancing. I don’t know a lot […]

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