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Darcey Bussell Dancewear

July 27, 2012

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Darcey Bussell Dancewear As you may have heard, world-renowned, retired ex-Royal Ballet dancer Darcey Bussell is back in the UK for work commitments for a couple of years. International Dance Supplies (IDS) has a Darcey Bussell range of dance wear that I wanted to put to the test.  Would the items be good quality, durable and […]

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Tulips by Tracy blossom in the ballet studio

June 28, 2012

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Tulips by Tracy blossom in ballet studios around the world In May I introduced you to a wonderful new venture by Barcelona Ballet’s Tracy Jones – her hand-made ballet skirts called Tulips after the shape of the skirts when they are unfurled. Tracy’s company, Tulips by Tracy, has gone from strength to strength and you can currently […]

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If you’re travelling this Diamond Jubilee weekend…

May 29, 2012

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If you’re travelling this Jubilee weekend… Ballet News suggests C’mon, fly the flag with these two ballet bags that are fun, fabulous and perfect for weekending somewhere – especially over the up-coming long Bank Holiday weekend to celebrate HM The Queen’s 60 years on the throne. And yes – they are also available on the US website! From Accessorize, […]

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Ballet News Selects… an outfit for the Diamond Jubilee celebrations this weekend

May 28, 2012

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Ballet News Selects… an outfit for the Diamond Jubilee This weekend the celebrations for HM The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee will really take off – and it’s a long weekend here in the UK. The Thames River Pageant on Sunday 3rd of June promises to be a highlight, and street parties are being organised up and down the land, but […]

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Ballet dancer Tracy Jones creates ‘Tulip’ skirts

May 19, 2012

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Ballet dancer creates ‘Tulip’ skirts for all When Tracy Jones, a professional ballet dancer with Barcelona Ballet began sewing her way through an injury, I was intrigued to know more. Launching her business, Tulips by Tracy as the resulting skirts became popular, Tracy has a number of high-profile clients who say : “Tulips by Tracy are […]

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How much do you love English National Ballet ?

March 26, 2011

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Following the popular documentary series on BBC Four, Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet, the question has to be asked – just how much do you love the company ? The three programmes covered Swan Lake (Daria Klimentová, Vadim Muntagirov and Rachel Ware), Romeo & Juliet (Max Westwell and Daniel Jones) & […]

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