Tag Archives: Ballet Theatre UK

Ballet NEWS | Maria Engel receives award in her native Germany

May 17, 2010

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Last year I interviewed Maria Engel, a graduate of Elmhurst School of Dance, a vocational school which is associated with the Birmingham Royal Ballet Company.  At the time, Maria was performing with Ballet Theatre UK, touring around the UK with a new production of The Nutcracker. I reviewed the show last year and you can read it […]

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Theatre UK – The Nutcracker review

November 3, 2009

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Nutcracker Russian

The Nutcracker Ballet Theatre UK Sevenoaks, November 1st 2009 Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance – each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.” ~ Deborah Whipp So it is with Ballet Theatre UK’s new version of The Nutcracker, the quintessential Christmas ballet based on a story by E.T.A. Hoffmann, Der Nussknacker und der […]

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Theatre UK’s The Nutcraker

October 24, 2009

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dancer in low arabesque

Ladies, Gentlemen & Children…. I bring you, by popular demand, THE SNOWFLAKES Photo :  Mo Greig CLARA AND HER NUTRACKER Photo : Mo Greig Ballet Theatre UK are currently on tour throughout the UK.

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Theatre UK’s The Nutcracker on tour

October 21, 2009

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Hello everyone, Just back from the most wonderful final rehearsals for Ballet Theatre UK’s new production of The Nutcracker.  I will bring you much more later, but for now I only have time to tell you how magical it’s going to be.  Have a look at some of the costume designs. The dancers have worked their […]

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Theatre UK begin touring

October 11, 2009

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Ballet NEWS | Ballet Theatre UK begin touring

Back in August I gave you details of our newest classical ballet Company, Ballet Theatre UK. The Company will be dancing The Nutcracker in a couple of weeks time, incorporating 3 spectacular sets and over 60 beautifully hand crafted costumes. The Nutcracker features such favourites as The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, The Waltz of […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Natalie Cawte

September 9, 2009

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dancer in jete wearing black tights

Cupcakes & conversation with Natalie Cawte, Professional Dancer Natalie is about to start work with the UK’s newest classical ballet company, Ballet Theatre UK. What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I’m quite a cheerful and happy person so Monday mornings are no different to any other morning. I always look forward […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Alexandra Fern

August 29, 2009

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Alexandra Fern, Professional dancer, who will shortly be joining the UK’s newest professional ballet company, Ballet Theatre UK. Photo : Patrick Baldwin What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Getting up and doing a ballet class, a full day of rehearsals and always very loud music (that I […]

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Ballet NEWs | BALLET THEATRE UK

August 26, 2009

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dancer in arabesque and red tutu

I wanted to let you know about the UK’s newest classical dance company – Ballet Theatre UK, who have just announced their first tour with The Nutcracker. The Company have been established for almost a year and there are ten professional dancers (six female and four male), some of whom have performed with major UK […]

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