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Ballet NEWS | La Danse : The Paris Opera Ballet

April 21, 2010

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dancer wearing tutu

La Danse : The Paris Opera Ballet Released in the UK on 23rd April 2010 Running time 159 minutes Still Photograph :  Soda Pictures La Danse is a film that goes everywhere at the Paris Opera Ballet, one of the world’s greatest companies. Seven ballets are used as the basis of the film, showing you […]

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Ballet NEWS | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Cyrano

November 13, 2009

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Elisha Willis as Roxanne and Robert Parker as Cyrano, Photo : Bill Cooper

Cyrano Birmingham Royal Ballet Sadlers Wells, 12th November 2009 Romantic story ballets are always an audience favourite and Cyrano is no exception, mixing comedy and musical theatre with classical ballet. The sets are wonderful, beautifully lit by Mark Jonathan, and used to great effect – Cyrano climbing a tree or Christian climbing up the ivy-clad […]

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