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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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English National Ballet 16/17 Season Autumn – Spring

February 18, 2016

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English National Ballet 16/17 Season Autumn – Spring English National Ballet becomes the first UK company to perform Pina Bausch’s The Rite of Spring Part of a triple bill that also includes works from William Forsythe and Hans van Manen, presented at Sadler’s Wells in spring 2017. English National Ballet to present both Mary Skeaping’s […]

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English National Ballet Emerging Dancer

February 10, 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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English National Ballet | She Said

February 4, 2016

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English National Ballet | She Said Sadler’s Wells Wednesday 13 – Saturday 16 April 2016 Performances at 7.30pm (mat at 2.30pm Tickets: £12 – £45 English National Ballet’s highly anticipated new triple bill dedicated to female choreography, She Said premieres this spring at London’s Sadler’s Wells from Wednesday 13 – Saturday 16 April She Said features […]

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Laurretta Summerscales promoted to Principal of English National Ballet

January 24, 2016

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Laurretta Summerscales as Prayer in English National Ballet's Coppelia

Laurretta Summerscales promoted to Principal of English National Ballet Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has today (Sunday 24 January) announced that Laurretta Summerscales has been promoted to Principal of English National Ballet. Joining Laurretta on stage after her performance as Medora in Le Corsaire at the London Coliseum, Tamara Rojo announced the […]

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Ballet News Reviews | What Lies Beneath by Rick Guest

January 10, 2016

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What Lies Beneath

Ballet News Reviews | What Lies Beneath by Rick Guest With a foreword by Tamara Rojo, What Lies Beneath is a large photography book with dancers as its subject, by international photographer Rick Guest that aims to go beyond the immediately obvious. Guest explains, “I became obsessed with the grace and poise of these creatures […]

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New Year Honour for English National Ballet’s Tamara Rojo

December 31, 2015

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Tamara Rojo & Akram Khan Photograph : Cheryl Angear

New Year Honour for English National Ballet’s Tamara Rojo Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has been awarded a CBE for her services to ballet in the Queen’s 2016 New Year’s Honours. Of receiving a CBE, Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet said; “I am truly humbled to receive this honour. […]

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