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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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Constella First Visit To Sadler’s Wells Features Triple Bill Première

August 21, 2014

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Constella First Visit To Sadler’s Wells Features Triple Bill Première   Presenting three premières by English National Ballet’s Associate Artist George Williamson Featuring ENB dancers including Emerging Dancer Competition winner Nancy Osbaldeston 19 & 20 September, Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells      Constella Ballet and Orchestra present a triple bill in it’s first performance […]

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English National Ballet’s First World War Premiere Danced beside National Portrait Gallery’s Vast War Paintings

May 15, 2014

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Anton Lukovkin from English National Ballet dances in front of ‘Naval Officers of World War I’ by Sir Arthur Stockdale Cope at the National Portrait Gallery (c) Jorge Herrera

English National Ballet’s First World War Premiere Danced beside National Portrait Gallery’s Vast War Paintings English National Ballet’s world premiere ‘In Parenthesis’ with the National Portrait Gallery’s massive full-length group portraits of First World War officers as a dramatic backdrop for Museums at Night English National Ballet will present a First World War themed world […]

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English National Ballet @ Buckingham Palace

July 13, 2013

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Picture by Ashley Bingham. Picture taken at the Coroation Festival. Buckingham Palace,

English National Ballet @ Buckingham Palace On Friday night English National Ballet performed Tempus, a newly commissioned piece by George Williamson for the Coronation Festival Gala, held in the Gardens of Buckingham Palace. The Festival was arranged by the Royal Warrant Holders; companies who have supplied the Queen, her husband or her eldest son for at […]

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English National Ballet announces 2014 season

June 10, 2013

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Tamara Rojo & Akram Khan Photograph : Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet announces 2014 season This morning, amid the plush surroundings of the Penthouse Suite at The Dorchester Hotel in London, English National Ballet’s Artistic Director Tamara Rojo laid out her plans for 2014, which are a continuation of her clear vision for the company. Akram Khan was on hand today because, despite his […]

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ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET TO PERFORM AT CORONATION FESTIVAL

May 1, 2013

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ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET TO PERFORM AT CORONATION FESTIVAL

ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET TO PERFORM AT CORONATION FESTIVAL English National Ballet will take part in three Gala performances in the grounds of Buckingham Palace as part of the Coronation Festival in July. The Company will perform Tempus  a specially commissioned piece paying tribute to Her Majesty The Queen  and the incredible era of change during […]

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BREAKING BALLET NEWS | CORONATION FESTIVAL GALA ARTISTS REVEALED

April 30, 2013

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BREAKING BALLET NEWS | CORONATION FESTIVAL GALA ARTISTS REVEALED The Royal Warrant Holders Association today (Tuesday 30th April 2013), confirmed the names of artists that will take part in three magnificent Gala performances within the Gardens of Buckingham Palace this summer. The Galas form part of the Coronation Festival – a unique public event hosted by […]

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English National Ballet Collaborates with the Royal College of Music

March 21, 2013

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English National Ballet Collaborates with the Royal College of Music   Choreographics, A Letter To … 3-4 May 2013                                                                                                     English National Ballet dancers turn choreographers when five of them get a chance to create new works in collaboration with students from the Royal College of Music. In a new partnership, Choreographics, A Letter […]

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ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET ANNOUNCES WINNER OF THE EMERGING DANCER COMPETITION 2013

March 6, 2013

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English National Ballet. Emerging Dancer competition 2013.

ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET ANNOUNCES WINNER OF THE EMERGING DANCER COMPETITION 2013 English National Ballet is pleased to announce Nancy Osbaldeston as winner of the Emerging Dancer Competition 2013. Laurretta Summerscales won the People’s Choice Award. Both dancers are former pupils of English National Ballet School.   The Competition, held last night (4 March) at Southbank […]

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English National Ballet | AD Tamara Rojo announces new season

September 24, 2012

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English National Ballet | AD Tamara Rojo announces new season  Tamara Rojo, the new Artistic Director of English National Ballet, today announced details of the company’s new season, talked about her vision for the company and introduced her new artistic team. Ecstasy and Death – 20th Century masterpieces including the company premiere of Jiř Kylián’s […]

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New English Ballet Theatre makes its London debut with Synergies in July

May 22, 2012

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NEW ENGLISH BALLET THEATRE Makes its London debut with SYNERGIES July 4th-8th Peacock Theatre, London WC2 as part of the Sadler’s Wells Spring/Summer 2012 season   New English Ballet Theatre, the brainwave of former ballet dancer, Karen Pilkington-Miksa, is one of the UK’s most innovative performance companies, infusing neoclassical ballet with collaborations in art, music, […]

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Programme 1

March 23, 2012

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Ballet News Reviews | English National Ballet’s Programme 1 | L’Après-midi d’un faune, Faun(e), World Premiere Firebird, The Rite of Spring English National Ballet Programme One – L’Après-midi d’un faune, Faun(e), World Premiere Firebird, The Rite of Spring London Coliseum Thursday March 22nd 2012 In this programme, and for the most part, the dancers and artistic […]

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English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer & People’s Choice Award

March 7, 2012

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English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer & People’s Choice Award On Monday evening, this year’s Emerging Dancer competition organised by English National Ballet was judged by, among others, Arlene Phillips. The winner of both the Emerging Dancer and People’s Choice Award was Yonah Acosta. The nominees were : Yonah Acosta Don Quixote (Gorsky), Diana and Acteon (Petipa) Barry […]

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MATTHEW BOURNE, WAYNE MCGREGOR, AKRAM KHAN, RUSSELL MALIPHANT AND IVAN PUTROV LEAD NEW SEASON AT SADLER’S WELLS

October 26, 2011

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Press Release Date of release: 26 October 2011   MATTHEW BOURNE, WAYNE MCGREGOR, AKRAM KHAN, RUSSELL MALIPHANT AND IVAN PUTROV LEAD NEW SEASON AT SADLER’S WELLS   BALLET PRELJOCAJ, NEDERLANDS DANS THEATER AND DANZA CONTEMPORANEA DE CUBA ARE AMONG THE INTERNATIONAL STARS The Spring/Summer 2012 season at Sadler’s Wells, showcasing some of the world’s most […]

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