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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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Chelsea Flower Show 2013

May 20, 2013

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Chelsea Flower Show 2013 Today is press day at the Chelsea Flower Show, which is celebrating 10o years. If you’d like to keep up with all the exibitors, the gardens, the flowers and of course the live updates regarding the medals, then you might be interested in downloading the iPhone app from iTunes. What else will […]

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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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National Youth Ballet to Entertain at the Coronation Festival

April 11, 2013

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National Youth Ballet to Entertain at the Coronation Festival The National Youth Ballet (NYB) is set to entertain visitors at the Coronation Festival, with performances from a variety of its ballet productions which will take place throughout the Gardens of Buckingham Palace.  This unique event which runs from the 11th – 14th July 2013, brings […]

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The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert in pictures

June 5, 2012

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The African Children'€™s Choir soloist - Lydia - (C) Mark Jones

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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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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The Royal Ballet Lower School in ITV show

March 20, 2012

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David Suchet with a Leica M3

The Royal Ballet Lower School in ITV show In this programme, called Those I Have Shot, actor David Suchet follows in the footsteps of his Fleet Street press photographer grandfather, James Jarché. Suchet’s aim is to discover what it was like for Jarché to be sent on an assignment and “told not to come back unless […]

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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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Cupcakes & Conversation with Max Westwell, Soloist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

November 24, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Max Westwell, Soloist, Birmingham Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Not a lot! But by 8.30am the challenge to improve, learn new skills and be part of something exciting is good motivation. Why ballet? Because it’s a beautiful way of portraying emotion. Who would you most […]

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