Tag Archives: Michael O’Hare

BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2012 INTERNATIONAL TOUR to GRANADA

June 9, 2012

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2012 INTERNATIONAL TOUR to GRANADA Two performances only at the 61st INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF MUSIC AND DANCE Peter Wright’s COPPÉLIA and a triple bill including Director David Bintley’s TAKE FIVE   Birmingham Royal Ballet will close its 2011/12 season with two spectacular outdoor performances at the Teatro del Generalife in Granada next […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Coppélia

March 17, 2012

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Coppélia Jade Heusen and Maureya Lebowitz in 'Dance of the Hours' photo Roy Smiljanic

Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Coppélia Coppélia Birmingham Royal Ballet London Coliseum Thursday, 15th March 2012 This was a night when yet again, the men of Birmingham Royal Ballet showed just how awesome they are.  This time, eight of them in perfect synchronicity, taking off, spinning and landing together, each time.  And I have […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet | La Fille mal gardée

October 21, 2011

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Birmingham Royal Ballet |La Fille mal gardée  Sadlers Wells, London Thursday, 20th October 2011 The Wayward Daughter (the Fille of the title) with a very strong will; that’s what you have with Nao Sakuma as Lise. This is the oldest ballet still in existance, and these performances by Birmingham Royal Ballet are dedicated to the […]

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An English Ballet | Ninette de Valois

July 18, 2011

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An English Ballet In 1981 Ninette de Valois, the founder of English Ballet, spoke at the Yorkshire Ballet Seminars.  This book, An English Ballet, combines that talk with her 1955 article, Some Problems of Ballet Today, along with Sir Peter Wright’s Madam’s Memorial Address; these two extras take up the second half of the book which […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet presents Frederick Ashton’s La Fille mal gardée at Birmingham Hippodrome

February 3, 2011

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Birmingham Royal Ballet presents  Frederick Ashton’s La Fille mal gardée at Birmingham Hippodrome   Performances: Wednesday 2 – Saturday 5 March 2011 Tickets are available online via the Birmingham Hippodrome Ticket Office or by phone on 0844 338 5000. Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to return to Birmingham Hippodrome with Frederick Ashton’s charming production of La Fille mal […]

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