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ELMHURST SCHOOL FOR DANCE – A CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

March 10, 2015

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ELMHURST SCHOOL FOR DANCE – A CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE Not only is Birmingham home to a world class ballet company but it is now firmly established as the place for young dancers to come for their training and education.  Elmhurst School for Dance’s innovative programme of top class dance training combined with the development of […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S AN EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCE

December 18, 2012

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S AN EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCE AT SYMPHONY HALL, BIRMINGHAM Presented by former Royal Ballet dancer Deborah Bull Performance: Saturday 26 January at 7.30pm Town Hall & Symphony Hall Ticket Office: 0121 780 3333 or visit Symphony Hall’s website For one performance only, Birmingham Royal Ballet and its acclaimed orchestra The Royal […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet celebrates funding announcement and further develops its relationship with one of the UK’s most philanthropic families

June 26, 2012

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Birmingham Royal Ballet celebrates funding announcement and further develops its relationship with one of the UK’s most philanthropic families   In a speech in London on Wednesday 20th June, Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport and Arts Council England (ACE) announced the successful recipients of its Catalyst Endowment Match Funding […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET PRINCIPAL DANCER CHOREOGRAPHS ROUTINE FOR FIVE TIMES BRITISH CHAMPION GYMNAST AHEAD OF LONDON 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES

May 28, 2012

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET PRINCIPAL DANCER CHOREOGRAPHS ROUTINE FOR FIVE TIMES BRITISH CHAMPION GYMNAST AHEAD OF LONDON 2012 OLYMPIC GAMES One of Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Principal dancers, Matthew Lawrence, is currently just as busy in a gymnastics hall as he is on the stage as he works on his latest exciting creation – a routine for […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012 – 2013 BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME SEASON

February 20, 2012

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCES 2012 – 2013 BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME SEASON   UK PREMIERE OF DAVID BINTLEY’S ALADDIN SEASON CELEBRATES THE BRITISH BALLET TRADITION OF STORYTELLING FOUR 6.30pm FRIDAY PERFORMANCES TO APPEAL TO FAMILY AUDIENCE   Book on-line at the Birmingham Hippodrome website Call Ticket Sales: 0844 338 5000 (Public booking dates – on-line, by telephone […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet News | A guest appearance and a new work

February 9, 2012

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The Royal Ballet’s Soloist Alexander Campbell returns to Birmingham Royal Ballet, for one week only, to dance the role of Will Mossop in David Bintley’s Hobson’s Choice One year after Alexander Campbell made his debut as Will Mossop for Birmingham Royal Ballet, during the company’s International tour to Hong Kong, The Royal Ballet’s Soloist returns […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S AN EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCE AT SYMPHONY HALL BIRMINGHAM

January 18, 2012

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Media release: Wednesday 18 January 2012 BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S AN EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCE AT SYMPHONY HALL BIRMINGHAM Presented by David Bintley, CBE Performance: Friday 17th February at 7.30pm Town Hall & Symphony Hall Ticket Office: 0121 780 3333 or visit the Town Hall website. For one performance only, Birmingham Royal Ballet returns to […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The final will be 3D live in cinemas

December 8, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing | The final will be 3D live in cinemas You may already know that the Strictly Come Dancing final on 17th December will be broadcast in 3D on the BBC HD Channel – a first for Strictly. Not everyone has a 3D enabled television (in fact, not many people do!) and so the show will […]

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BALLET IN BIRMINGHAM

September 29, 2011

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Media release: Thursday 29 September 2011 ‘BALLET IN BIRMINGHAM’ BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET CELEBRATES THE CITY IT CALLS ‘HOME’  IN A NEW PHOTOGRAPHIC CAMPAIGN To mark the start of Birmingham Royal Ballet’s new 2011-12 season, the company has joined forces with a Birmingham-based photographer in a city-wide photographic campaign called Ballet in Birmingham.  The campaign celebrates […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Laura Davenport, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

September 7, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Laura Davenport, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? I’m quite a morning person and tend to wake up naturally before my alarm goes off so I don’t find it too hard to get going. However a good breakfast and a big cup of tea […]

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Ballet, Birmingham & Me

July 29, 2010

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For immediate release BBM003 29th July 2010 Young Brummies discover the effort that goes into staging a ballet at Birmingham Hippodrome Participants in Ballet, Birmingham & Me (BB&Me) have discovered just how much effort it takes behind the scenes to put on a performance at Birmingham Hippodrome. Ballet, Birmingham & Me is a unique project […]

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