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PLACIDO DOMINGO AND DARCEY BUSSELL LEAD BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS TO HONOUR DAME VIVIEN DUFFIELD’S FOUNDATION

October 22, 2014

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Placido Domingo and Darcey Bussell join one of the UK's leading philanthropists, Dame Vivien Duffield

PLACIDO DOMINGO AND DARCEY BUSSELL LEAD BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS TO HONOUR DAME VIVIEN DUFFIELD’S FOUNDATION At the Royal Opera House in London tonight the world-famous tenor, Plácido Domingo and former ballerina Darcey Bussell joined leading figures from across the arts in singing “Happy Birthday” to celebrate the Clore Duffield Foundation 50th birthday under its Chair, the leading philanthropist, […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Ballet Spectacular

October 22, 2014

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Ballet News Reviews | Ballet Spectacular Ballet Spectacular. Quite a title to live up to, and the good news is that this book is a delight. Beautifully put together without overloading young readers, this book acts as a guide to all things ballet. Its glossy production is perfect for the lavish photography as you begin […]

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Strictly Come Dancing results week Four

October 19, 2014

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(C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing results week Four Tim Wonnacott is the third celebrity to depart the dance floor in Strictly Come Dancing 2014    TV and radio presenter Mark Wright and professional partner Karen Hauer and Bargain Hunt’s antiques expert Tim Wonnacott and his partner Natalie Lowe, found themselves in the dance-off.  The 13 couples each […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Week Four | Every Sequin Photographed

October 18, 2014

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Thom Evans, Iveta Lukosiute - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | Week Four Highlights from tonight’s show :  Joint leaders Caroline & Pasha and Jake & Janette with 33 points for their Quickstep and Jive respectively Frankie & Kevin Cha Cha’d to 32 Mark’s Tiger Feet “took the Quickstep at full gallop” according to Bruno and scored them 29 The illegal lifts […]

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Strictly Come Dancing results | Movie Week

October 12, 2014

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The Strictly Come Dancing professional dancers - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing results | Movie Week Jennifer Gibney is the second celebrity to depart the dance floor in Strictly Come Dancing 2014    ‘Mrs Brown’s Boys’ star Jennifer Gibney and her partner Tristan McManus found themselves in the bottom two for second time. They faced the dance off with pop star Simon Webbe and his professional partner Kristina Rihanoff.   In […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Week 3 | Movie Week

October 11, 2014

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Caroline Flack, Pasha Kovalev - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Week 3 | Movie Week   For movie week, we saw : Frankie & Kevin top the leader board with their Paso Doble (and my costume of the night for Frankie) with 45 (the scores were out of 50 tonight as Donny Osmond inexplicably joined the panel as a fifth judge) Jake […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Results | The First Elimination

October 5, 2014

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Tess Daly, Gregg Wallace, Aliona Vilani - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron

Strictly Come Dancing Results | The First Elimination Gregg Wallace is the first celebrity to depart the dance floor in Strictly Come Dancing 2014    Following last week’s first live show where nobody was eliminated, this week Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman declared the battle for the ballroom officially underway.  Lines opened for the viewers […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Week 2 | The First Elimination Weekend

October 4, 2014

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Pixie Lott, Trent Whiddon - (C) BBC - Photographer: Kieron McCarron

Strictly Come Dancing Week 2 | The First Elimination Weekend Tonight, for the first time this series, the public vote add their say to the mix. Fifteen celebrities potentially face the dance-off, though arguably Tess Daly opening the show by losing a shoe could place her in contention as well. Not the best timed Cinderella moment. The […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The First Saturday

September 27, 2014

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Frankie Bridge, Kevin Clifton - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing | The First Saturday All photographs © BBC Pictures. Strictly, no unauthorised reproduction. (scroll down for live show photographs from tonight’s show, and if you missed Friday night’s dances, follow the link under Strictly News for all those photos too) Saturday night saw Karen Hauer catching her man (Mark Wright) with orange […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The First Friday

September 26, 2014

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Pixie Lott, Trent Whiddon - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | The First Friday All photographs © BBC Pictures. Strictly, no unauthorised reproduction. (scroll down for live show photographs)   15 celebrities 4 dancing judges 3 weeks 1 live Piper 0 public votes This was the week that Caroline Flack opened the show with style, confidence and yes, musicality with a Cha […]

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Donny Osmond to make a guest judge appearance on Strictly Come Dancing

September 21, 2014

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Donny Osmond to make a guest judge appearance on Strictly Come Dancing   Show-business veteran Donny Osmond will be joining Strictly Come Dancing’s judging panel for a special one-off guest appearance this autumn. For one week only, Donny will join the Strictly Come Dancing judges – Bruno Tonioli, Craig Revel-Horwood, Darcey Bussell and head judge […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Pro Celeb Photos

September 20, 2014

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Jake Wood, Janette Manrara - (C) BBC - Photographer: Ray Burmiston

Strictly Come Dancing | Pro Celeb Photos Today the portraits of the class of Strictly Come dancing 2014 are revealed along with their professional partners. Strictly News Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | The Professional Dancers The People’s Strictly Strictly Come Dancing | The Professionals STRICTLY COME DANCING CELEBRITIES AND PROFESSIONAL PARTNERS REVEALED Strictly Come Dancing […]

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Winners announced for RAD’s Genée Dance Challenge, judged by RAD President Darcey Bussell CBE

September 16, 2014

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Winners announced for RAD’s Genée Dance Challenge, judged by RAD President Darcey Bussell CBE in Antwerp on 14 September The winners are : Level 1 – Tara Morris, UK Level 2 – Alexandra Oliff, UK Level 3 – Lita Garcia, UK Level 4 – Mathias Van Geyt, Belgium   23 heat-winners from the UK, Belgium, Netherlands […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | The Professional Dancers

September 16, 2014

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(C) BBC - Photographer: Ray Burmiston

Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | The Professional Dancers Aljaz Skorjanec Aljaz and his celebrity partner Abbey Clancy are the reigning Strictly Come Dancing champions. Born in Slovenia, Aljaz took to the dance floor at the age of five, enjoying success in his home country where he won 19 Slovenian championships in ballroom and Latin. For […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | The Professionals

September 10, 2014

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(C) BBC - Photographer: Ray Burmiston

Strictly Come Dancing | The Professionals Aljaz Skorjanec Aljaz and his celebrity partner Abbey Clancy are the reigning Strictly Come Dancing champions. Born in Slovenia, Aljaz took to the dance floor at the age of five, enjoying success in his home country where he won 19 Slovenian championships in ballroom and Latin. For over a […]

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The Royal Ballet receives the Royal Academy of Dance’s highest award during fundraising gala

September 8, 2014

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Kevin O'Hare (Director The Royal Ballet)_receives the QEII Award from Darcey Bussell (President Royal_Academy of Dance) and Luke Rittner (CEO of the R

The Royal Ballet receives the Royal Academy of Dance’s highest award during fundraising gala The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) has marked the 60th anniversary of presenting its highest honour – the Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Award (QEII Award) – to The Royal Ballet with a spectacular gala fundraiser. The RAD’s initial projection is that […]

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STRICTLY COME DANCING CELEBRITIES AND PROFESSIONAL PARTNERS REVEALED

September 7, 2014

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(C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

STRICTLY COME DANCING CELEBRITIES AND PROFESSIONAL PARTNERS REVEALED   After weeks of anticipation, the 15 Strictly Come Dancing celebrities have been paired with their professional partners who will guide them through every step on the ballroom floor. Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman announced each pairing at the Strictly Come Dancing 2014 premiere on BBC One […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | Every Sequin So Far

September 7, 2014

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Tim Wonnacott, Alison Hammond, Scott Mills, Judy Murray, Mark Wright, Pixie Lott, Jake Wood, Jenny Gibney, Thom Evans, Sunetra Sarker, Gregg Wallace, Caroline Flack, Simon Webbe, Frankie Bridge, Steve Backshall - (C) BBC - Photographer: Ray Burmiston

Strictly Come Dancing 2014 Ladies, Gentlemen and Children…. the Strictly Come Dancing class of 2014. Every Strictly sequin so far : Strictly News Strictly Come Dancing | Claudia & Tess Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | The Celebrities In Pictures Strictly Come Dancing 2014 Final Three Celebrities Confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing 2014 Caroline Flack is […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Claudia & Tess

September 2, 2014

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Claudia Winkleman, Tess Daly - (C) BBC - Photographer: Ray Burmiston

Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | Claudia & Tess In Pictures With Bruce Forsyth stepping down from Strictly Come Dancing this year, the show will be presented by Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman. Tess Daly The ever glamorous Tess Daly returns to co-present her twelfth series of Strictly Come Dancing. This year, Tess will have the role […]

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Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | The Celebrities In Pictures

September 2, 2014

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(C) BBC - Photographer: Ray Burmiston

Strictly Come Dancing 2014 | The Celebrities Just released for publication, here are the new Strictly photographs of the class of 2014. TV Presenter and cookery judge Gregg Wallace is probably best known from his role on the hugely popular cookery challenge shows MasterChef, Celebrity MasterChef, MasterChef: The Professionals on BBC One and BBC Two. […]

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