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Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | Show No 1 Part 2

September 24, 2016

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Karen Clifton, Will Young - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | Show No 1 Part 2 (Saturday night)   One word sums up tonight’s show : Elfish Thanks Claud! All photographs © BBC Pictures. Strictly, no unauthorised reproduction. Dress rehearsal photographs : Live show photographs :       Strictly So Far  BBC announces professional dancer line up for Strictly Come […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | Show No 1

September 24, 2016

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Pasha Kovalev, Naga Munchetty - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | Show No 1 The first six couples from the class of 2016 take to the floor in the first live show of the series: Naga & Pasha danced the Waltz and Len said “I loved the potential and elegance.” They scored 23. Laura & Giovanni opened the show with a […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | Songs & Dances revealed for 1st show

September 23, 2016

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Len Goodman, Darcey Bussell, Craig Revel Horwood, Bruno Tonioli - (C) BBC - Photographer: JAY BROOKS

Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | Songs & Dances revealed for 1st show With the first live show tonight @ 9pm on BBC One, the full list of songs/dances has been released.   Anastacia and Brendan will be dancing the Cha Cha to ‘Lady Marmalade’ by Christina Aguilera, Mya, Lil’ Kim and Pink Claudia and AJ […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | The Celebrities interviewed

September 20, 2016

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Melvin Odoom, Anastacia, Greg Rutherford, Laura Whitmore, Daisy Lowe, Ed Balls MP, Louise Redknapp, Danny Mac, Tameka Empson, Will Young, Ore Oduba, Claudia Fragapane, Judge Robert Rinder, Lesley Joseph, Naga Munchetty - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jay Brooks

Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | The Celebrities interviewed Danny Mac Why are you taking part in Strictly this year? I really, really wanted to try something new, try something different and everybody has told me how much fun it is. 2016 has been a bit of an odd year across the board for everyone and I […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | The Professionals

September 20, 2016

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Natalie Lowe - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jay Brooks

Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | The Professional Dancers

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Strictly Come Dancing | The Class of 2016 Photographed

September 20, 2016

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Claudia Fragapane, AJ Pritchard - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jay Brooks

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Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | The Launch Show

September 5, 2016

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Strictly Pro Dancers - (C) BBC - Photographer: GUY LEVY

Strictly Come Dancing 2016 | The Launch Show

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Celebrating a decade of Big Dance, the biggest and most ambitious celebration of dance in the UK

June 30, 2016

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Celebrating a decade of Big Dance, the biggest and most ambitious celebration of dance in the UK   Hundreds take part in Big Dance Trafalgar Square to launch Big Dance Week 2016 Get our nation fit with dance in schools Darcey Bussell announced today Keep ‘dance big’ – the call for a National Dance Masterplan Big […]

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Her Majesty The Queen presents Sir Matthew Bourne with Royal Academy of Dance Award

June 24, 2016

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Dawn French and Darcey Bussell. Photo by Elliott Franks

Her Majesty The Queen presents Sir Matthew Bourne with Royal Academy of Dance Award On Friday 24 June, Darcey Bussell CBE, in her capacity as President of the Royal Academy of Dance, escorted Sir Matthew Bourne to Buckingham Palace for an Audience with Her Majesty The Queen. As Patron of the Royal Academy of Dance, […]

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The Royal Ballet 2016/17 Season Announced

April 6, 2016

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The Royal Ballet 2016/17 Season Announced Today The Royal Ballet announced their plans for the 2016/17 season (marking 70 years since the Company reopened the Royal Opera House), which will include four world premieres and the return of Leanne Benjamin and Viviana Durante to coach Mayerling and Anastasia respectively. Darcey Bussell will return to coach […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2016 SPRING SEASON

February 6, 2016

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2016 SPRING SEASON at BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME   Two of Sir Frederick Ashton’s classic ballets pair up for a double bill; The Dream, and for the first time ever performed by Birmingham Royal Ballet, A Month in the Country A revival of Kenneth Macmillan’s Romeo and Juliet   Venue and booking information: Birmingham […]

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BIG DANCE 2016: CELEBRATING THE DANCE DECADE

January 29, 2016

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BIG DANCE 2016:  CELEBRATING THE DANCE DECADE Big Dance celebrates a decade of expansion and development in dance across the country in 2016, in this, the final Big Dance year, with events and performances all over the country between 2 and 10 July 2016. Big Dance, founded by the Mayor of London in 2006 and now […]

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The Royal Ballet’s Fernando Montano to Judge Dancing with the Stars in Columbia

January 9, 2016

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The Royal Ballet’s Fernando Montano to Judge Dancing with the Stars in Columbia The Royal Ballet’s Colombian Soloist Fernando Montano has taken a short unpaid sabbatical from Covent Garden and returned to Colombia to spend time with his relatives and especially his Father, who is unwell. Since he left his home in Colombia at the […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The Champion is Crowned

December 20, 2015

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Strictly Come Dancing | The Champion is Crowned It’s perverse. For thirteen weeks the voting public has consistently voted off the worst dancer each week, and when the Final swings around, and you’re voting for the person you want to win the show, guess what ? The worst dancer is voted to win! Jay McGuiness […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The Final Part One

December 19, 2015

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Kellie Bright,

Strictly Come Dancing | The Final Part One Georgia + Giovanni Kellie + Kevin Katie + Anton Jay+ Aliona   Who will make it to the final three ?   Live show photographs. © BBC Pictures. Strictly, no unauthorised reproduction.   Strictly Come Dancing 2015 | The Finalists Anita Rani departs the dance floor in […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2015 | The Finalists

December 19, 2015

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The final four couples with the Strictly trophy Kevin Clifton, Kellie Bright, Anton Du Beke, Katie Derham, Jay McGuiness, Aliona Vilani, Georgia May Foote, Giovanni Pernice

Strictly Come Dancing 2015 | The Finalists

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Anita Rani departs the dance floor in the semi-final and becomes the eleventh celebrity to leave Strictly Come Dancing 2015

December 13, 2015

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Kylie Minogue dances on Strictly Come Dancing

Anita Rani departs the dance floor in the semi-final and becomes the eleventh celebrity to leave Strictly Come Dancing 2015      This weekend Anita Rani became the eleventh celebrity contestant to exit the competition and missed out on reaching the Strictly Come Dancing Grand Final next week. She faced Katie Derham in the dreaded […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Semi Finals

December 13, 2015

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Semi finalist Katie Derham

Strictly Come Dancing Semi Finals 2015 Semi finals night on Strictly saw some interesting dances, brave choreography and dazzling costumes. Live show photographs © BBC Pictures. Strictly, no unauthorised reproduction.     STRICTLY COME DANCING THE LIVE TOUR Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015 | New Photographs Strictly Come Dancing 2015 | Musicals Week Results […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015 | New Photographs

December 9, 2015

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The cast of Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015

Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015 | New Photographs The Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015 will be shown on Christmas Day. The Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015 pairings are : Abbey Clancy & Brendan Cole Alison Hammond & Robin Windsor Cassidy Little & Natalie Lowe Harry Judd & Jo Clifton Lisa Snowdon & […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2015 | Musicals Week Results

December 6, 2015

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Helen and Aljaz take their final dance

Strictly Come Dancing 2015 | Musicals Week Results Helen George is the tenth celebrity to depart the dance floor in Strictly Come Dancing 2015   This weekend Helen George became the tenth celebrity contestant to exit the competition as she faced Georgia May Foote in the dreaded dance off. The overall judges’ scores were combined with […]

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