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English National Ballet / Akram Khan’s Giselle Creative Team Update

August 12, 2016

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English National Ballet / Akram Khan’s Giselle Creative Team Update   Choreographer Akram Khan and composer Ben Frost have mutually agreed to part ways in the development of Akram’s reimagined Giselle for English National Ballet.   Musician and composer Vincenzo Lamagna, who recently worked on Akram’s Until the Lions, joins the creative team. He will […]

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English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival, and the Whitworth Art Gallery present:

August 12, 2016

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English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival, and the Whitworth Art Gallery present:   Artist Sundays: Akram Khan’s Giselle Takeover the Whitworth Art Gallery   Sunday 18 September 2016  To coincide with the world premiere of Akram Khan’s Giselle at The Palace Theatre, Manchester (27 Sept – 1 Oct), English National Ballet, Manchester International Festival and the […]

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle

July 15, 2016

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English National Ballet | Akram Khan’s Giselle National Tour Tuesday 27 Sept – Saturday 19 Nov 2016 Tickets: £10.75 – £58.15 One of the most anticipated dance events of 2016, English National Ballet presents the world premiere of Akram Khan’s Giselle at the Palace Theatre, Manchester from Tuesday 27 September – Saturday 1 October, before […]

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English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for its 2016/2017 season

July 13, 2016

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English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for its 2016/2017 season Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet has today announced promotions within the Company and new joiners for the 2016/2017 season. Following his success at this year’s Emerging Dancer competition, where he won both the Emerging Dancer and People’s Choice Award, Cesar […]

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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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Shiori Kase promoted to Principal of English National Ballet

June 27, 2016

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Yonah Acosta & Shiori Kase photographed by Cheryl Angear

Shiori Kase promoted to Principal of English National Ballet Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has announced that Shiori Kase has been promoted to Principal of English National Ballet. Joining Shiori onstage after her performance as Gulnare in Le Corsaire on Saturday 25 June at the Palais Garnier, Tamara Rojo announced the promotion in front of […]

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English National Ballet 16/17 Season Spring/Summer

June 15, 2016

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English National Ballet 16/17 Season Spring/Summer Rudolf Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet returns to London with performances at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall in August 2017. First time English National Ballet has performed at Royal Festival Hall in almost a decade. As previously announced, English National Ballet presents Pina Bausch’s masterpiece The Rite of Spring, becoming […]

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My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty

May 24, 2016

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My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty  Peacock Theatre, London  Wednesday 6 – Sunday 10 July 2016 Performances at 10.30am, 2pm, 5.30pm Tickets: £10 – £25  Box Office 020 7863 8222   Due to popular demand, English National Ballet’s production of My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty, returns for a summer run at the Peacock Theatre, London from […]

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English National Ballet Swan Lake in-the-round | Principal Casting

May 19, 2016

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English National Ballet's Swan Lake photographed by Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet Swan Lake in-the-round Royal Albert Hall, SW7 Wednesday 1 – Sunday 12 June 2016 Performances at 7.30pm (mats at 2.30pm on 4, 5, 9, 11, 12) Tickets: £22.39 to £73.90* Tickets  0845 401 5045 Raymond Gubbay Ltd. and the Royal Albert Hall present English National Ballet’s critically acclaimed production of Swan Lake […]

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FIRST LOOK: English National Ballet’s Giselle by Akram Khan

May 19, 2016

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English National Ballet’s Giselle by Akram Khan. Dancer Tamara Rojo Photographer Jason Bell

FIRST LOOK: English National Ballet’s Giselle by Akram Khan One of the greatest romantic ballets of all time, Giselle is Akram Khan’s first full length ballet and will see Academy-Award winning designer Tim Yip, known for his work on the hit film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, create the set and costumes, while composer Ben Frost will create […]

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English National Ballet Announces Winners of Emerging Dancer 2016

May 18, 2016

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English National Ballet Announces Winners of Emerging Dancer 2016 English National Ballet is pleased to announce the winner of both the 2016 Emerging Dancer Award and People’s Choice Award is Cesar Corrales. Cesar, who joined the Company in 2014 and was promoted to Junior Soloist last year, performed Contrabajo para hombre solo by Julio Lopez […]

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer LIVE

May 13, 2016

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer LIVE London Palladium Tuesday 17 May 2016 Performance at 7.30pm Tickets: £10 – £25 Box office: 0844 412 4655  Entering its seventh consecutive year English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer competition at the London Palladium will this year be live streamed for the first time, in partnership with ArtStreamingTV on Tuesday […]

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English National Ballet announces Patrick Harrison as new Executive Director

April 27, 2016

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English National Ballet announces Patrick Harrison as new Executive Director English National Ballet today announces the appointment of Patrick Harrison as Executive Director, commencing on 27 June 2016. Patrick is currently Executive Director of Cambridge Arts Theatre. Of his appointment, Patrick Harrison said; “I am truly thrilled to be joining English National Ballet. Under Tamara […]

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer

April 21, 2016

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer London Palladium Tuesday 17 May 2016 Performance at 7.30pm Tickets: £10 – £25 Box office: 0844 412 4655 Entering its seventh consecutive year English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer competition will be held this year for the first time at the London Palladium on Tuesday 17 May 2016. Vital to English […]

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Grayson Perry’s front cloth for English National Ballet’s She Said programme at Sadler’s Wells revealed

April 12, 2016

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She Said front cloth by Grayson Perry

Grayson Perry’s front cloth for English National Ballet’s She Said programme at Sadler’s Wells revealed   English National Ballet is thrilled to reveal Grayson Perry’s front cloth commissioned for its She Said programme, at Sadler’s Wells from Wednesday 13 – Saturday 16 April 2016. Of commissioning Grayson Perry, Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet […]

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English National Ballet She Said | Principal Casting

April 5, 2016

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English National Ballet She Said | Principal Casting  Sadler’s Wells Wednesday 13 – Saturday 16 April 2016 Performances at 7.30pm (mat at 2.30pm) Tickets: £12 – £45 Lead Principal, Tamara Rojo partners legendary ballet star Irek Mukhamedov as Frida and Diego in Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s Broken Wings. English National Ballet’s highly anticipated new triple bill […]

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Lauren Cuthbertson in new ballet by Ludovic Ondiviela

March 24, 2016

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Lauren Cuthbertson in new ballet by Ludovic Ondiviela Sliver of Sky is presented in association with Amnesty International UK Cast includes dancers from The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, Rambert Royal Ballet Principal Lauren Cuthbertson leads dancers from The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet and Rambert, in a new ballet choreographed by Ludovic Ondiviela to […]

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English National Ballet announces Grayson Perry commission to create a front cloth for She Said

March 21, 2016

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English National Ballet announces Grayson Perry commission to create a front cloth for She Said English National Ballet is thrilled to announce it has commissioned Grayson Perry to create a front cloth for its She Said programme, at Sadler’s Wells from Wednesday 13 – Saturday 16 April 2016. Of commissioning Grayson Perry, Tamara Rojo, Artisitc […]

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English National Ballet and English National Ballet School present My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty National Tour

March 7, 2016

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English National Ballet and English National Ballet School present My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty National Tour 24 March – 29 May 2016 Performance times and ticket prices vary English National Ballet and English National Ballet School present My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty, a reimagined version of the classic fairy-tale ballet created especially for children as […]

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English National Ballet Swan Lake in-the-round

February 24, 2016

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English National Ballet's Swan Lake photographed by Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet Swan Lake in-the-round Royal Albert Hall, SW7 Wednesday 1 – Sunday 12 June 2016 Performances at 7.30pm (mats at 2.30pm on 4, 5, 9, 11, 12) Tickets: £22.39 to £73.90 Tickets  0845 401 5045  Raymond Gubbay Ltd and the Royal Albert Hall present Derek Deane’s critically acclaimed production of Swan Lake in-the-round […]

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