Tag Archives: Rachel Ware

Rachel Ware is Ballet News’ Paris Ballerine

March 29, 2011

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Bourjois has launched a Paris Ballerine make-up range for Spring 2011 which is due to be launched shortly.  Hot on the trail of new trends, Ballet News invited a crack team of professionals (Bex Singleton – photographer & Laura Tucker – make-up artist) to create two new looks using Paris Ballerine products, with a twist.  I wanted to show […]

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How much do you love English National Ballet ?

March 26, 2011

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Following the popular documentary series on BBC Four, Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet, the question has to be asked – just how much do you love the company ? The three programmes covered Swan Lake (Daria Klimentová, Vadim Muntagirov and Rachel Ware), Romeo & Juliet (Max Westwell and Daniel Jones) & […]

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Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet – The Nutcracker diaries

March 20, 2011

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The last episode of Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet airs this Tuesday on BBC Four at 9pm.  This week the film focuses on preparations for The Nutcracker, their 10th production. 75% of this version was created by Artistic Director Wayne Eagling for the Dutch National Ballet, with the remaining 25% to be […]

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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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Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet

February 25, 2011

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Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet For the last year a film crew was given unprecedented access to the dancers & staff of English National Ballet, delving behind the scenes in a never-seen-before documentary series that shows the agony & ecstasy that is ballet company life. The series highlights the turbulence of Swan Lake, the danger & dramatic twists of Romeo & […]

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Ballet NEWS | Temps developpe* : Rachel Ware

August 16, 2009

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Rachel Ware, a 17 year old ballet student, is about to embark on the next phase of her vocational training, in Boston, USA. Rachel has entered the Great Britons competition run by British Airways in connection with their sponsorship of London 2012. The programme offers free flights to upcoming British talent in the run up […]

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Ballet NEWS | Rachel Ware – update

August 11, 2009

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Following my post yesterday about Rachel’s entry into the Great Britons competition run by British Airways, I am delighted to be able to let you know that I will be following Rachel throughout her training at Boston Ballet’s School. The Company have a great website & will have a new home from September 2009. The […]

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Ballet NEWS | Rachel Ware – Great Britons

August 10, 2009

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Hello everyone, I need your help again. Rachel Ware, a student from The Royal Ballet School, is off to Boston Ballet in September. Rachel has entered this competition to help with the cost of flights to Boston. Rachel’s appliction is at an earlier stage than Izzy’s was when we started to follow her story – […]

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