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Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet – Swan Lake

February 27, 2011

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two dancers on the barre in dance wear and ballet shoes pointe shoes

Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet  is a three part documentary series following the dancers and staff of the company through rehearsal and performance of three very different productions – Swan Lake, Romeo & Juliet and The Nutcracker. I’ve also written an overview of the whole series. This first episode features Senior Principal Daria […]

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Bloch & Backstage on Swan Lake

August 30, 2010

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dancer in Swan Lake tutu backstage

Your recent Backstage Pass to Swan Lake revealed a gallery of images taken backstage at the Royal Albert Hall in June while English National Ballet danced their in-the-round production. Some of the images were featured in YOU magazine on Sunday 22nd August.  Dancer Silvia Aiuvalasit featured inside the cover, wearing her ‘space boots’ to keep her […]

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