Tag Archives: Quantum Leaps

Ballet NEWS | BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET SCOOPS PRESTIGIOUS THE SOUTH BANK SHOW AWARD

January 27, 2010

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dancer dressed as Geisha

I’m sure you’ll all join me in congratulating Birmingham Royal Ballet on their much deserved win.  I saw this programme last year and regular readers will recall my surprise at being almost catapulted from my seat in The Manhattan Project.  The ballet is adventurous and engaging, with great use of the stage from the dancers as you’d […]

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Ballet NEWS | Birmingham Royal Ballet Quantum Leaps

November 11, 2009

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two dancers partner each other on stage

Birmingham Royal Ballet Quantum Leaps Powder | E=mc² | The Centre and its Opposite Sadlers Wells, 10th November 2009 Elisha Willis & Joseph Caley in E=mc² Photo :  Bill Cooper Birmingham Royal Ballet’s autumn season arrived in London this week and it is a chance to see this forward-thinking, powerhouse of a Company on top […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Callie Roberts, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

November 9, 2009

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Callie Roberts, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

Cupcakes & conversation with Callie Roberts, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet Birmingham Royal Ballet are performing a triple bill, Quantum Leaps, and Cyrano, at Sadlers Wells, London, from tomorrow night. Photo :  Andy Ross What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I’d love to say that I bounce out of bed at 8.00 am […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Dusty Button, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

November 6, 2009

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Dusty Button, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

  Cupcakes & conversation with Dusty Button, Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet Birmingham Royal Ballet are performing in London from 10th November 2009 and Button can be seen in The Centre and its Opposite, part of the Quantum Leaps triple bill. Dusty Button by Andy Ross What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? To […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Elisha Willis, Principal, Birmingham Royal Ballet

August 24, 2009

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Cupcakes & conversation with Elisha Willis, Principal, Birmingham Royal Ballet Elisha Willis by Peter Tiegen Elisha will be performing the lead role (first cast) of Roxane in David Bintley’s Cyrano. She is also dancing in David’s new E=mc² and Garry Stewart’s The Centre and its Opposite in the triple bill Quantum Leaps – in Birmingham […]

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Ballet NEWS | BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S AUTUMN SEASON 2009 AT BIRMINGHAM HIPPODROME

August 20, 2009

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two dancers on stage

One of the reasons I admire and promote Birmingham Royal Ballet is because the Company does what I try to do here, and is “a world leader in ensuring that classical ballet has relevance for the future”. The Company is based at Birmingham Hippodrome & tours extensively throughout the UK and overseas. Quantum Leaps performs […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Autumn 2009 Season at Sadler’s Wells includes a premiere for Carlos Acosta and the Ballet Nacional de Cuba

May 11, 2009

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Carlos Acosta

picture credit – Johan Persson The new Autumn Season has some exciting highlights for ballet, especially a new show by Carlos Acosta and also a return visit to the UK by the Nacional Ballet de Cuba, who will feature Acosta as guest artist as part of the Spring Dance at the Coliseum season – a […]

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