Tag Archives: Diamond Jubilee

BT ArtBoxes in London

June 17, 2012

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BT ArtBox Just as with the recent Faberge Big Egg Hunt, a new collection is springing up all over London but lacks a ballet theme.  We can’t have that ! The K6, or Red Phone Box to you and I – was designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott to commemorate King George V’s Silver Jubilee. We’ve […]

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The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert in pictures

June 5, 2012

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The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert Flawless are currently on tour with English National Ballet, but found time to perform at The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert last night. Enjoy the photographs from the concert outside Buckingham Palace. All photographs copyright BBC.  No unauthorised reproduction. [nggallery id=64]

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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 News in collaboration with English National Ballet offers exclusive, money-can’t-buy prizes

May 24, 2012

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Ballet News in collaboration with English National Ballet offers exclusive, money-can’t-buy prizes Do you want to be the first to see a brand new live show ?  And attend the after show party ? Then read on, because you can … I recently reported that English National Ballet has collaborated with World Dance Champions Flawless. […]

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Ballet News & The Diamond Jubilee

May 14, 2012

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Ballet News & The Diamond Jubilee Reader, I need YOU ! As part of the celebrations on Ballet News of the Diamond Jubilee this summer, I’d like Ballet Newsers to decorate a pair of pointe shoes in honour of the Diamond Jubilee. You can go wild with the design and come up with something totally unique, […]

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The Royal Ballet School to perform at ‘Wild London’ to celebrate Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

May 13, 2012

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The Royal Ballet School to perform at Wild London to celebrate Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Want to catch a glimpse of Her Majesty The Queen in her Diamond Jubilee year ? On Tuesday, May 15th, Her Majesty The Queen will visit Wild London in Richmond Park as part of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations. It’s 23 years […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Diamond Jubilee Family Festival in Hyde Park

February 24, 2012

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Strictly Come Dancing | Diamond Jubilee Family Festival in Hyde Park As part of HM The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, Craig Revel-Horwood will host main stage performances by the dancers from Strictly Come Dancing. The shows are presented by BBC Worldwide and are from 10.30am until 7pm on Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3, 2012. Family Festival […]

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The Royal Ballet | Summer 2012

January 17, 2012

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The Royal Ballet | Summer 2012 There are two notable events this summer at the Royal Opera House.  Firstly, The Royal Ballet revives Kenneth MacMillan’s The Prince of the Pagodas which hasn’t been seen since 1996 when Darcey Bussell danced the role created on her; Princess Rose. There are just 8 performances in June (no matinees) […]

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