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Schools and companies chosen by the Prix de Lausanne 2015 prize winners

May 28, 2015

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Schools and companies chosen by the Prix de Lausanne 2015 prize winners The Prix de Lausanne is proud to announce the 2015 prize winner’s choices of Partner Schools and Companies : 1. Harrison Lee – Australia –  School chosen: Royal Ballet School – Scholarship offered by Fondation Leenards 2. Jisoo Park – South Korea – […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2015 SUMMER SEASON

May 19, 2015

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at BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME   David Bintley’s earliest work for the Company Carmina burana pairs up with his latest work, the world premiere of The King Dances     A revival of Bintley’s full length comedy Sylvia     Venue and booking information: Birmingham Hippodrome: Tickets: 0844 338 5000   Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to […]

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The Autumn / Winter 2015 Season at Sadler’s Wells

May 5, 2015

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The Autumn / Winter 2015 Season at Sadler’s Wells The Autumn / Winter 2015 Season is on sale from Monday 11 May 2015 at 10am Sadler’s Wells and Lilian Baylis Studio Ticket Office: 0844 412 4300 The Peacock Ticket Office: 0844 412 4322   Dutch National Ballet LONDON COLISEUM Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella UK PREMIERE Wednesday […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S MID-SCALE TOUR

April 27, 2015

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S MUCH-LOVED MID-SCALE TOUR CELEBRATES ITS 12th SEASON in 2015 Celebrating the 12th season of its much-loved mid-scale theatre tour initiative, Birmingham Royal Ballet continues with its policy of presenting its diverse repertory to the widest possible audience from 19 to 30 May 2015. The Company will once again split into two, half […]

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Royal Ballet Young Choreographer, Charlotte Edmonds to be Genée 2015 Commissioned Choreographer

April 15, 2015

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Royal Ballet Young Choreographer, Charlotte Edmonds to be Genée 2015 Commissioned Choreographer   Rising choreographic talent Charlotte Edmonds joins The Royal Ballet for the 2015/16 Season for the first Royal Ballet Young Choreographer Programme and will undertake her first professional commission with the Royal Academy of Dance. Charlotte will be the Commissioned Choreographer for the […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCES 2015 – 2016 SEASON

April 1, 2015

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCES 2015 – 2016 SEASON AT BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME   Balanchine’s Theme and Variations, the first ever ballet that the Company performed in 1990, returns to celebrate Birmingham Royal Ballet’s 25 years in the city The Nutcracker, created as a gift to the City of Birmingham, turns 25 The 2016 year-long commemoration of […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet’s International Tour to Japan

March 30, 2015

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Birmingham Royal Ballet’s International Tour to Japan APRIL AND MAY 2015              The company will perform Sir Peter Wright and Galina Samsova’s Swan Lake and David Bintley’s Cinderella   Matthew Golding will guest in Swan Lake at two performances   Birmingham Royal Ballet is currently in the final planning stages for its international tour to Japan […]

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Stars line the red carpet for the opening night of Birmingham Royal Ballet at the London Coliseum

March 20, 2015

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Stars line the red carpet for the opening night of Birmingham Royal Ballet at the London Coliseum IN THE COMPANY’S 25TH YEAR AND DAVID BINTLEY’S 20TH YEAR AS DIRECTOR   SERENADE/CARMINA BURANA Thursday 19 – Saturday 21 March 2015 London Coliseum Saint Martin’s Lane, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4ES Box Office: 020 7845 9300 or via the […]

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Sadler’s Wells announces UK Tour Dates for Sylvie Guillem’s Life in Progress.

March 18, 2015

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Sadler’s Wells announces UK Tour Dates for Sylvie Guillem’s Life in Progress. Guillem is honoured with an Olivier Award In addition to the previously announced international tour, Sadler’s Wells presents world renowned dancer Sylvie Guillem’s final dance programme, Life in Progress, at the London Coliseum (Tuesday 28 July – Sunday 2 August), Edinburgh International Festival […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2015 with performances of Serenade and CARMINA BURANA

February 13, 2015

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2015 with performances of Serenade and  CARMINA BURANA London Coliseum Saint Martin’s Lane, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4ES Thursday 19 March – Saturday 21 March 2015 2015 is already an auspicious year for Birmingham Royal Ballet as it honours two important reasons to celebrate: the 25th anniversary […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET RETURN TO THE STAGE IN THEIR HOME CITY

January 27, 2015

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET RETURN TO THE STAGE IN THEIR HOME CITY MOVING STATESIDE Serenade/Lyric Pieces/In the Upper Room 18 – 21 February 2015   COPPÉLIA 24 – 28 February 2015 Birmingham Hippodrome 0844 338 5000   Birmingham Royal Ballet, one of the world’s leading classical ballet companies, are thrilled to announce their return to the stage […]

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DARCEY BUSSELL CBE ATTENDS THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S REFURBISHED HOME BASE

January 20, 2015

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DARCEY BUSSELL CBE ATTENDS THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S REFURBISHED HOME BASE Following a dramatic transformation costing around £2.7m, last night Birmingham Royal Ballet unveiled its new look home at the Birmingham Hippodrome complex to a selection of invited guests who have supported the fundraising campaign including Campaign for the Future President, Darcey […]

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BIRMINGHAM’S VERY OWN BALLET COMPANY

January 15, 2015

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BIRMINGHAM’S VERY OWN BALLET COMPANY BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET OPEN THE DOORS OF THEIR REFURBISHED HOME TO THE PUBLIC   SUNDAY 25 JANUARY 2015: 11AM – 4PM ALL WELCOME Following a drastic transformation costing around £2.7m, Birmingham Royal Ballet is proud to reveal its new look home at the Birmingham Hippodrome complex to the people of […]

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AN EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCE with BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET and THE ROYAL BALLET SINFONIA

December 8, 2014

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AN EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCE with BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET and THE ROYAL BALLET SINFONIA AT SYMPHONY HALL, BIRMINGHAM Compered by Birmingham Royal Ballet Director, David Bintley Performance: Saturday 31 January at 7.30pm   Town Hall & Symphony Hall Ticket Office: 0121 345 0600 or online   The Royal Ballet Sinfonia take centre stage at Birmingham’s […]

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CHRISTOPHER BARRON TO STAND DOWN AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET

November 6, 2014

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CHRISTOPHER BARRON TO STAND DOWN AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET   Christopher Barron, Chief Executive of Birmingham Royal Ballet since 2005, has announced that he will stand down from the position after the current season in July 2015.   Mr. Barron said, “These have been ten wonderful years with a great company. I […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET CELEBRATES ITS 25TH ANNIVERSARY IN 2015

November 3, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET CELEBRATES ITS 25TH ANNIVERSARY IN 2015 With performances of SERENADE and CARMINA BURANA at LONDON COLISEUM March 19-21 2015 will be an auspicious year for BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET as it prepares to honour two important anniversaries: the 25th year of the company’s re-birth and move from Sadler’s Wells to Birmingham and David Bintley’s […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S SPECTACULAR PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER

October 28, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S SPECTACULAR PRODUCTION OF THE NUTCRACKER RETURNS TO THE BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME   BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME performances: FRIDAY 28 November – Saturday 13 December 2014 Birmingham Hippodrome Ticket Office: 0844 338 5000     With tickets selling fast and several performances already sold out, Birmingham Royal Ballet’s spectacular production of the fairytale classic The Nutcracker, created by […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2014 AUTUMN SEASON at SADLER’S WELLS

September 15, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2014 AUTUMN SEASON at SADLER’S WELLS   Three one-act ballets each touched in some way by war, Shadows of War A revival of David Bintley’s gothic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast   Venue and booking information: Sadler’s Wells: Tickets: 0844 412 4300   Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to return to […]

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Spectacular Evening of Dance Entertainment at Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London

September 8, 2014

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Spectacular Evening of Dance Entertainment at Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London   Major stars of ballet combine with other performers to present a unique and dazzling program of dance with 12 short & exciting pieces including several premieres and new works alongside well loved classics. The event is in aid of new charity Dance Again Foundation which […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2014 AUTUMN SEASON

September 2, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2014 AUTUMN SEASON at BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME   Three one-act ballets each touched in some way by war, Shadows of War A revival of David Bintley’s gothic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast   Venue and booking information: Birmingham Hippodrome: Tickets: 0844 338 5000   Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to return to […]

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