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The Royal Ballet School Graduate Contracts 2015

July 15, 2015

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The Royal Ballet School Graduate Contracts 2015   The class of 2015 who have graduated from The Royal Ballet School with contracts are : Chisato Katsura – The Royal Ballet Lukas Bjørneboe Brændsrød – The Royal Ballet Aud Jebsen Young Dancers Programme Harry Churches – The Royal Ballet Aud Jebsen Young Dancers Programme Leo Dixon – […]

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Programme announced for BIRMINGHAM WEEKENDER

July 6, 2015

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Awe-inspiring performances will entertain festival goers during Birmingham Weekender including Motionhouse dancers Martina Bussi and Alasdair Stuart -

Programme announced for BIRMINGHAM WEEKENDER   25 – 27 September 2015   Birmingham Weekender, a weekend of world-leading free outdoor performance, art and entertainment, is pleased to announce details of its ambitious, family-friendly festival programme for 2015.   In what is Birmingham’s largest arts festival, Birmingham Weekender features an awe-inspiring programme of events from hundreds […]

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25 Years of Ballet in Birmingham

July 6, 2015

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Round the City - Centenary Square Richard Battye

25 Years of Ballet in Birmingham DANCERS TAKE TO THE CITY’S STREETS TO CELEBRATE BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY   Birmingham Royal Ballet has unveiled two striking images featuring members of the world-renowned company in instantly recognisable locations around their home city of Birmingham as part of their ongoing 25th anniversary celebrations.   This year […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCEMENTS 2015

June 29, 2015

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCEMENTS 2015   At the end of the 2014/2015 season, Birmingham Royal Ballet is able to announce the following:   Mathias Dingman is promoted from First Soloist to Principal. Céline Gittens is promoted from Soloist to First Soloist. Yvette Knight is promoted from First Artist to Soloist. Karla Doorbar is promoted from […]

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FIRST LOOK | World Premiere of David Bintley’s The King Dances

June 17, 2015

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The King Dances - Alexander Bird and Tzu-Chao Chou as Magiciennes - photo Bill Cooper

FIRST LOOK | World Premiere of David Bintley’s The King Dances     CARMINA BURANA/THE KING DANCES Wednesday 17 – Saturday 20 June   Birmingham Hippodrome, B5 4TB Online or 0844 338 5000 Tonight, will present the World Premiere of The King Dances, a brand-new production by Director David Bintley at their home venue of Birmingham Hippodrome.   […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCES JAN TEO AS NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE

June 15, 2015

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCES JAN TEO AS NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE   The Board of Directors at Birmingham Royal Ballet has announced the appointment of Jan Teo as its new Chief Executive. Ms. Teo has served as a member of the Birmingham Royal Ballet Board for the past two years and has long experience in corporate […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet & David Bintley unveil THE KING DANCES

June 3, 2015

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Birmingham Royal Ballet & David Bintley unveil THE KING DANCES   CARMINA BURANA/THE KING DANCES Wednesday 17 – Saturday 20 June   Birmingham Hippodrome, B5 4T 0844 338 5000 In just two weeks’ time Birmingham Royal Ballet, one of the world’s leading classical companies and the UK’s premiere touring ballet company, will unveil a brand-new […]

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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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Guest, Director David Bintley, Elaine Paige, Soloist Maureya Lebowitz and Principal Dancer Joseph Caley

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 with Dance Track student Richard Kamara (age 10) photo Roy Smiljanic (2)

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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