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ROYAL BALLET LIVE CINEMA SEASON

June 25, 2013

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ROYAL BALLET LIVE CINEMA SEASON TICKETS ON SALE FOR 2013/14 SEASON Tickets for the entire ROH Live Cinema Season 2013/14 are now on sale. The 2013/14 Season sees the expansion of the ROH Live Cinema Season through a new partnership with Mr Wolf Presents which will build on the achievements of ROH Cinema to date and accelerate global […]

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The Royal Ballet | Nadia Nerina retrospective exhibition

February 26, 2013

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Royal Ballet Artist Anna Rose O’Sullivan models acclaimed ballerina Nadia Nerina’s Fireworks costume. This costume from an unknown Kenneth MacMillan work (designed by Nicholas Georgiadis) will be displayed for the first time in a new retrospective exhibition at the Royal Opera House. Nadia Nerina: Principal Ballerina with The Royal Ballet 1947-1966 opens on 22 March and runs until August. Free admission.

The Royal Ballet | Nadia Nerina retrospective exhibition Acclaimed ballerina and pioneer of ballet on television celebrated in a retrospective exhibition: Nadia Nerina, Principal Ballet dancer with The Royal Ballet from 1947-1966 Royal Opera House, 22 March – 17 August 2013 Generously supported by the Philip Loubser Foundation  Nadia Nerina was a pioneer in the world […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Tatiana Leskova : A ballerina at large

January 3, 2013

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Ballet News Reviews | Tatiana Leskova : A ballerina at large Tatiana Leskova is one of the last surviving pupils of dancers from the golden age of the Imperial Russian Ballet; the daughter of exiled Russians whose mother, Helena, conceived her in Venice, Italy, and born in Paris in 1922. This biography, first published in Brazil and […]

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The Royal Ballet announces Kevin O’Hare as new director

June 14, 2011

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KEVIN O’HARE APPOINTED NEW DIRECTOR OF THE ROYAL BALLET PRESS RELEASE 14 June 2011, 10.30AM   Simon Robey, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Opera House, announced today the appointment of Kevin O’Hare as Director of The Royal Ballet following the retirement of Dame Monica Mason in July 2012. Kevin O’Hare has […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2011 SUMMER SEASON BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2011 SUMMER SEASON

May 17, 2011

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Media release: Tuesday 17 May 2011 BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2011 SUMMER SEASON Peter Wright’s production of Coppélia A mixed bill Passion and Ecstasy Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to return to the Birmingham Hippodrome stage from 15 – 25 June.  The Company will perform its summer season in its home town with two programmes, Peter […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet’s Giselle, live in cinemas this month

January 12, 2011

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On 19th January, The Royal Ballet’s Giselle will be broadcast live to cinemas around the country.  You can check here for a list of participating venues.  Also when you visit the Opus Arte site, there is a lovely video shot in slo-mo of Royal Ballet principals Marianela Nuñez and Rupert Pennefather in Giselle.       Giselle Giselle […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Cinderella WORLD PREMIERE

October 26, 2010

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S BRAND NEW PRODUCTION OF CINDERELLA BY DIRECTOR DAVID BINTLEY WORLD PREMIERE AT BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME performances: Wednesday 24 November – Sunday 12 December 2010 Birmingham Hippodrome Ticket Office: 0844 338 5000 or online  With tickets selling fast and several performances in Birmingham already sold out, Birmingham Royal Ballet’s brand new production […]

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BALLET NEWS | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Cinderella, & new season

February 25, 2010

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Delia Matthews in Cinderella Photograph :  Tim Cross Quite a bit of news for you, beginning with Birmingham Royal Ballet’s 20th Anniversary Gala, in the presence of royalty, which takes place on Tuesday 9 March at 7.30pm & Wednesday 10 March at 2pm and 7.30pm. First of all I’d like to give you a snapshot of […]

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THE LITTLE COSTUME SHOP DEBUTS AT THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

October 28, 2009

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The Little Costume Shop, exquisitely hand made costume miniatures, is the creation of celebrity, award-winning, costume designer Vin Burnham. A new exclusive collection has just been launched under license from the Royal Opera House and is on prominent show in the front of house showcase and in the shop of this magnificent building in Covent […]

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Ballet NEWS | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s The Nutcracker

October 16, 2009

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The Nutcracker Natasha Oughtred as Sugar Plum Fairy and Jamie Bond as the Prince Photo : Bill Cooper Birmingham Royal Ballet’s spectacular production of The Nutcracker returns to its home theatre, Birmingham Hippodrome, for 22 performances only, from Friday 27 November to Sunday 13 December 2009. A true delight for the all the family, Birmingham […]

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