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Pirouette into Spring with NO7’s Limited Edition Ballet Beauty Collection

January 22, 2013

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Pirouette into Spring with NO7’s Ballet Beauty Collection SUGAR AND SPICE AND LASHINGS OF BLACK EYELINER The 60s graced the catwalks for spring 2013, awash with sophisticated elegance and understated beauty, soft pinks, refined nudes and a touch of black edginess. From tomorrow, you can get the No7 Ballerina Beauty Limited Edition Spring range exclusively at […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sasha De Sola, Soloist, San Francisco Ballet

October 10, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Sasha De Sola, Soloist, San Francisco Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? My husband Josh! He is always there to love and encourage me and I am so grateful for that. I am also motivated by the prospect of working on any of the ballets that […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Charlie Anderson, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet

January 31, 2012

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Charlie Anderson, Corps de ballet, Royal Danish Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I think for me I am motivated on a Monday morning by just wanting to be better at what I do. When I see my colleagues or anyone dance I can get so […]

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BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, ANGELINA BALLERINA’S MASTERCLASSES COMES TO COVENTRY

August 31, 2011

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BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, ANGELINA BALLERINA’S MASTERCLASSES COMES TO COVENTRY Budding ballerina’s can end the summer holiday with a pirouette and plié thanks to Sky 3D and Angelina Ballerina This summer the iconic children’s TV character Angelina Ballerina has been given the 3D treatment for the very first time. To celebrate, Sky invites budding ballerinas […]

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

February 27, 2011

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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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Ballet Business | Ballet Class

February 5, 2011

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Ballet Business | Ballet Class

Ballet Class “It’s just part of the routine of being a professional dancer; at Northern Ballet it’s treated as training, a time to constantly hone our technique and improve. Sometimes it seems a chore but without it you feel disconnected for the rest of the dancing day.” Hannah Bateman, First Soloist, Northern Ballet. The daily […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Jamie Bond, Principal, Birmingham Royal Ballet

October 26, 2009

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two dancers in The Nutcracker

Cupcakes & conversation with Jamie Bond, Principal, Birmingham Royal Ballet Photo :  Andrew Ross Bond can be seen dancing The Prince from The Nutcracker which opens at the Hippodrome on Nov 27 – Dec 13. This interview begins a major season of interviews and news as the Company arrive in London shortly. What motivates you […]

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