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Elmhurst School for Dance | Report highlights Access to Excellence

February 16, 2014

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Elmhurst School for Dance | Report highlights Access to Excellence A report issued by the Department for Education’s Music and Dance Schools highlights the excellence being achieved within its 8 participating organisations.  Designated as Centres of Excellence, the schools ensure fair and equal access to training based on talent and not ability to pay. The report […]

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New English Ballet Theatre makes its London debut with Synergies in July

May 22, 2012

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NEW ENGLISH BALLET THEATRE Makes its London debut with SYNERGIES July 4th-8th Peacock Theatre, London WC2 as part of the Sadler’s Wells Spring/Summer 2012 season   New English Ballet Theatre, the brainwave of former ballet dancer, Karen Pilkington-Miksa, is one of the UK’s most innovative performance companies, infusing neoclassical ballet with collaborations in art, music, […]

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World-renowned Prima Ballerina Darcey Bussell CBE to join Strictly Come Dancing judging panel

April 25, 2012

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Darcey Bussell in rehearsal clothes

World-renowned Prima Ballerina Darcey Bussell CBE to join Strictly Come Dancing judging panel Prima Ballerina Darcey Bussell CBE, the former Principal Dancer at the Royal Ballet, has been confirmed as the new judge on BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing when it returns in the autumn. Widely recognised as one of the most accomplished English ballerina […]

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Ballet NEWS | The White Lodge Museum and Ballet Resource Centre

July 31, 2009

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tutus on display at The Royal Balelet School

Darcey Bussell visits the Museum in May 2009 – Photo: Patrick Baldwin At the heart of Richmond Park lies White Lodge, a 17th Century Royal Hunting Lodge which has been home to The Royal Ballet Lower School since 1955. The School is a surprisingly interesting local resource centre, and although a working School for the […]

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