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Cupcakes & Conversation with Alys Shee, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

May 29, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Alys Shee, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Mondays begin at noon for us so the mornings are very relaxing. It makes it very easy to ease into the working week. If ballet chose you, as many dancers say it did, what is […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S MID-SCALE TOUR 2012

April 6, 2012

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S MID-SCALE TOUR 2012   COMPANY AND ROYAL BALLET SINFONIA SPLIT IN HALF TO PERFORM IN MID-SCALE VENUES ACROSS THE UK   Birmingham Royal Ballet continues with its policy of presenting its diverse repertory to the widest possible audience into 2012.  From May 8 – 16, the Company will once again split into […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet | Autumn Glory

October 20, 2011

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Birmingham Royal Ballet | Autumn Glory Sadlers Wells, London Wednesday, October 19th 2011 It was a night about pointe shoes. Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Autumn Glory triple bill gives us Checkmate/Symphonic Variations and Pineapple Poll; we start with a strategy and finish with fun, and there’s a sandwich filling of pure dance and no plot.  Nowhere to […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with James Barton, First Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

October 9, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with James Barton, First Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Class isn’t ‘til midday on a Monday so there is absolutely no way I would be awake at 8am …. However when my alarm does eventually go off, my motivation is usually to start the […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET AUTUMN SEASON 2011 at SADLER’S WELLS

September 27, 2011

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Media release: 27 September 2011 BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET AUTUMN SEASON 2011 at SADLER’S WELLS A TRIPLE BILL AUTUMN GLORY and Frederick Ashton’s La Fille mal gardée   Venue and booking information: Tickets: 0844 412 4300 or Sadlers Wells website Performances: Autumn Glory – Tue 18 Oct at 7.30pm & Wed 19 Oct at 2pm and […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2011 AUTUMN SEASON at BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME

August 31, 2011

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Media release: Tuesday 30 August 2011 BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2011 AUTUMN SEASON at BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME David Bintley’s production of Beauty and the Beast A mixed bill Autumn Glory   Venue and booking information: Birmingham Hippodrome: Tickets: 0844 338 5000          Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to return to the Birmingham Hippodrome stage from 28 September […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet announces new season 2011-2012

March 25, 2011

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The new season is likely to be a very tough one for ballet companies as the Budget cuts begin to bite.  As each reveals it’s plans for the coming year it will be interesting to see which has the nerve to programme innovation and something exciting to lure cash-strapped audiences.  They’ve also got to factor […]

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