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The Australian Ballet | Romeo & Juliet: love is a battlefield

January 16, 2012

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The Australian Ballet | Romeo  & Juliet: love is a battlefield Graeme Murphy’s tragic masterpiece tours Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth in 2012 Following its 2011 world premiere, Graeme Murphy’s Romeo & Juliet     is set to sweep audiences off their feet across Australia with seasons in     Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth. Experience Romeo & Juliet in Brisbane from 23 […]

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Russian Ballet Icons Gala – A tribute to Galina Ulanova

May 27, 2011


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Rehearsal of Sinatra Variations Tatyana Gorokhova, Igor Zelensky Photograph © 2011 Daniel Paul Jones Russian Ballet Icons Gala Tribute to Galina Ulanova London Coliseum 15th May 2011 Most of the audience (and the performers who are mostly students of students) hadn’t see Galina Sergeevna Ulanova dance live as this is just over the 100th anniversary […]

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Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev from The Bolshoi Ballet as star-crossed lovers Romeo & Juliet in London

May 19, 2011


Natalia Osipova & Ivan Vasiliev - Romeo & Juliet

Bolshoi Ballet stars in London This July, for 9 performances only, superstars of the Bolshoi Ivan Vasiliev and Natalia Osipova with sensational Danish ballet star Alban Lendorf will perform a twenty-first century re-staging of Sir Frederick Ashton’s Romeo & Juliet by Olivier Award winning Choreographer and Director Peter Schaufuss at the London Coliseum. Ivan Vasiliev […]

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Her Majesty The Queen hosts a reception co-produced by English National Ballet

May 10, 2011


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Last night Her Majesty The Queen and Prince Phillip hosted a reception at Buckingham Palace in celebration of young people in the performing arts. The Queen holds receptions throughout the year and the guests are drawn from all walks of life.  Celebrity guests including Jools Holland, Duffy, Dame Helen Mirren, Ellie Goulding, Sheila Hancock, Kevin […]

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Christmas ballet on TV 2010

November 28, 2010


This Christmas, BBC2 will be showing David Bintley’s new Cinderella for Birmingham Royal Ballet Performed by the Birmingham Royal Ballet in its 20th anniversary year, BBC Two broadcasts a new production of Cinderella – a dazzling visual experience choreographed by David Bintley. The BBC will film the first cast, which is as follows : Elisha Willis/Cinderella […]

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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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Stepping Out: The Australian Ballet launches 2011 season

September 14, 2010

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The Australian Ballet’s Artistic Director David McAllister launched the company’s 2011 season in Melbourne today. In 2011, the company reflects on its coming of age and celebrates its extensive international influence over the past 49 years. From classic, full-length ballets to exciting contemporary offerings, each work in the 2011 season has a significant place in […]

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