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How ballet technique can be improved with photography

November 5, 2012

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Alaia Rogers | Second year student at The Royal Ballet School uses photography to refine her technique Earlier this year I was photographing a rehearsal for Ballet News where the choreographer was present in the studio. It might sound normal but this isn’t always the case – sometimes the Ballet Mistress or Notator will take the […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Julie Diana, Principal Dancer, Pennsylvania Ballet

May 9, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Julie Diana, Principal Dancer, Pennsylvania Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? A cup of Dunkin Donuts coffee with French Vanilla Coffeemate. Why ballet ? I initially wanted to be an Olympic gymnast, but I was scared of everything but the floor routine (and my tumbling wasn’t terrific). […]

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English National Ballet announces Tamara Rojo as its new Artistic Director

April 13, 2012

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Royal Ballet dancer Tamara Rojo relaxes and laughs

English National Ballet announces Tamara Rojo as its new Artistic Director This morning the news has been officially released that Royal Ballet Principal dancer Tamara Rojo has been appointed Artistic Director of English National Ballet. Is this the worst-kept secret in ballet ? In part, yes; due to an inadvertently premature tweet from a broadcaster that was picked […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Tamara Rojo, Principal, The Royal Ballet

July 31, 2009

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Tamara Rojo, Principal, The Royal Ballet

Cupcakes & conversation with Tamara Rojo, Principal, The Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? A good coffee. Who would you most like to dance with ? I am very lucky, I dance with the partners I want to, but maybe one day I would love to share the stage with […]

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