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UK LAUNCH OF CARLOS ACOSTA’S NEW DANCE COMPANY

October 24, 2016

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UK LAUNCH OF CARLOS ACOSTA’S NEW DANCE COMPANY  AT SADLER’S WELLS Sadler’s Wells today announced the UK Premiere of Acosta Danza, the new dance company founded by acclaimed Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta. The company will perform at Sadler’s Wells in late September 2017 before a UK tour, with Acosta himself making a guest appearance as part of […]

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The Autumn / Winter 2016 Season at Sadler’s Wells in detail

May 5, 2016

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The Autumn / Winter 2016 Season at Sadler’s Wells in detail Carlos Acosta                                                                                            The Classical Farewell      ROYAL ALBERT HALL                                                                        Monday 3 – Friday 7 October Tickets: £20 – £110   Carlos Acosta bids farewell to classical ballet with his final performances at the Royal Albert Hall. The Classical Farewell celebrates highlights from Acosta’s […]

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Sadler’s Wells, The Lowry and Birmingham Hippodrome join forces in collaborative partnership

April 14, 2016

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Sadler’s Wells, The Lowry and Birmingham Hippodrome join forces in collaborative partnership Sadler’s Wells, The Lowry and Birmingham Hippodrome have formed a collaborative producing partnership, supported by funding from Arts Council England’s Ambition for Excellence fund, to develop and deliver an ambitious programme of high-quality large-scale dance. The Movement is a dynamic partnership between three […]

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English National Ballet | Choreographics

April 9, 2015

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Choreographics Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells Friday 19 & Saturday 20 June 2015 Performances: 7.30pm (mat 2.30pm) Tickets: £15 Box office: 0844 412 4300   English National Ballet’s platform for emerging dance makers, Choreographics, takes place at Sadler’s Wells’ Lilian Baylis Studio on 19 and 20 June 2015. The initiative is vital to the development […]

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Sadler’s Wells announces UK Tour Dates for Sylvie Guillem’s Life in Progress.

March 18, 2015

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Sadler’s Wells announces UK Tour Dates for Sylvie Guillem’s Life in Progress. Guillem is honoured with an Olivier Award In addition to the previously announced international tour, Sadler’s Wells presents world renowned dancer Sylvie Guillem’s final dance programme, Life in Progress, at the London Coliseum (Tuesday 28 July – Sunday 2 August), Edinburgh International Festival […]

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Scottish Ballet | A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

February 25, 2015

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Scottish Ballet | A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE   Direction Nancy Meckler Choreography Annabelle Lopez Ochoa Music Peter Salem Design Niki Turner Lighting Design Tim Mitchell   Touring UK: Inverness, Edinburgh, London – March 2015 USA: Chicago, San Antonio, Houston, Pittsburgh, Charleston, Washington DC – May 2015 Three years after its world premiere wowed audiences across […]

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English National Ballet TO BECOME SADLER’S WELLS’ FIRST ASSOCIATE BALLET COMPANY

November 4, 2014

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English National Ballet TO BECOME SADLER’S WELLS’ FIRST ASSOCIATE BALLET COMPANY   NEW TRIPLE BILL OF WORKS BY FORSYTHE, NEUMEIER AND KYLIÁN AND LEST WE FORGET FOR 2015   ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET’S NEW PRODUCTION OF GISELLE CHOREOGRAPHED BY AKRAM KHAN FOR 2016     On the occasion of its Annual Press Conference, Alistair Spalding, CEO […]

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BBC launches search for UK’s most talented dancers with first ever BBC Young Dancer

October 2, 2014

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(L-R) The BBC’s Director-General Tony Hall and internally renowned Ballet star Carlos Acosta launching BBC Young Dancer 2015 at Sadler’s Wells, London. Carlos Acosta has been named as an Ambassador for the Award. BBC Young Dancer launches with four categories – Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop and South Asian Dance – and will be broadcast on BBC Two and BBC Four. Tony Hall, Carlos Acosta - (C) BBC - Photographer: Sim Cannety-Clarke

BBC launches search for UK’s most talented dancers with first ever BBC Young Dancer BBC Young Dancer launches with four categories: Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop and South Asian Dance BBC Young Dancer 2015 Grand Final Judges today announced as: Matthew Bourne, Akram Khan, Wayne McGregor, Tamara Rojo, Kenrick Sandy and Alistair Spalding Carlos Acosta announced […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2014 AUTUMN SEASON at SADLER’S WELLS

September 15, 2014

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 2014 AUTUMN SEASON at SADLER’S WELLS   Three one-act ballets each touched in some way by war, Shadows of War A revival of David Bintley’s gothic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast   Venue and booking information: Sadler’s Wells: Tickets: 0844 412 4300   Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to return to […]

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English National Ballet 2014/2015 Season

September 15, 2014

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English National Ballet 2014/2015 Season   English National Ballet presents Modern Masters: Icons of 20th Century Choreography at Sadler’s Wells in March 2015. Modern Masters includes works by Forsythe, Neumeier and Kylián. Guest Artists Ivan Vasiliev and Alban Lendorf perform in Swan Lake at the London Coliseum in January 2015. Ivan Vasiliev’s debut as Prince […]

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Constella First Visit To Sadler’s Wells Features Triple Bill Première

August 21, 2014

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Constella First Visit To Sadler’s Wells Features Triple Bill Première   Presenting three premières by English National Ballet’s Associate Artist George Williamson Featuring ENB dancers including Emerging Dancer Competition winner Nancy Osbaldeston 19 & 20 September, Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells      Constella Ballet and Orchestra present a triple bill in it’s first performance […]

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Northern Light – a season of Nordic dance at Sadler’s Wells

July 16, 2014

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Northern Light – a season of Nordic dance at Sadler’s Wells Sadler’s Wells celebrates Nordic dance culture this Autumn with Northern Light, a season of six productions, including five UK premieres, across the main stage and Lilian Baylis Studio, as well as off-site at the Platform Theatre in King’s Cross. From 18 September to 14 […]

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SADLER’S WELLS PLAYS LATITUDE FESTIVAL 2014

March 7, 2014

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SADLER’S WELLS PLAYS LATITUDE FESTIVAL 2014 Sadler’s Wells presents a diverse programme of dance on the Waterfront Stage at Latitude Festival on Saturday 19 – Sunday 20 July 2014 that compliments both Sadler’s Wells’ and Latitude’s artistic vision, appealing to audiences of all ages and reflecting Sadler’s Wells’ reputation for presenting world class dance in […]

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Ballet News Previews | Sylvie Guillem – Force of Nature

October 8, 2013

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in ‘Bye’ part of her 6,000 Miles Away dance show at Sadler’s Wells Theatre. Sylvie Guillem - (C) BBC - Photographer: n/a

Ballet News Previews | Sylvie Guillem – Force of Nature Sylvie Guillem – Force of Nature highlights Guillem straightforwardly. With exclusive access over several months, The Culture Show sent their presenter (Clemency-Burton Hill) to Guillem’s home in the Swiss mountains, to Senegal where Guillem is involved with an environmental group, and to Sadlers Wells in London […]

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An evening featuring Fang-Yi Sheu and Yuan Yuan Tan

September 24, 2013

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An evening featuring Fang-Yi Sheu and Yuan Yuan Tan Liang / Maliphant / Wheeldon UK Premiere Sadler’s Wells Thursday 14 – Saturday 16 November 2013 Performances at 7.30pm Tickets: £12 – £38 Ticket office: 0844 412 4300 A new British-Chinese cultural collaboration that explores where classical meets contemporary dance receives its UK Premiere at Sadler’s […]

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A STAR-STUDDED GALA EVENING OF DANCE AND SONG IN AID OF THE YORKSHIRE BALLET SUMMER SCHOOL

August 12, 2013

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A STAR-STUDDED GALA EVENING OF DANCE AND SONG IN AID OF THE YORKSHIRE BALLET SUMMER SCHOOL Celebrating its 40th anniversary SADLER’S WELLS – Sunday September 29th at 7.00pm Tickets: £12 to £85 Hosted by SIR ANTHONY DOWELL and SIR DEREK JACOBI and with stars of the ROYAL BALLET, BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET, SCOTTISH BALLET, NORTHERN BALLET, ENGLISH NATIONAL […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Dreda Blow, Soloist, Northern Ballet

June 20, 2013

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Dreda Blow as Titania in A Midsummer Night's Dream Photo Jason Tozer

Cupcakes & Conversation with Dreda Blow, Soloist, Northern Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? I really enjoy my work so I don’t really have trouble motivating myself on a Monday morning. It is, however, tough to get your motor running again after a few days off. I love breakfast and […]

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English National Ballet announces 2014 season

June 10, 2013

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Tamara Rojo & Akram Khan Photograph : Cheryl Angear

English National Ballet announces 2014 season This morning, amid the plush surroundings of the Penthouse Suite at The Dorchester Hotel in London, English National Ballet’s Artistic Director Tamara Rojo laid out her plans for 2014, which are a continuation of her clear vision for the company. Akram Khan was on hand today because, despite his […]

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Northern Ballet’s The Great Gatsby | Illustrated

May 14, 2013

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The Great Gatsby inspired illustration exclusively for Ballet News

Northern Ballet’s The Great Gatsby | Illustrated Regulars among you will know that Ballet News has been collaborating with Berenice Berelli for some time now. Today I want to offer you the latest Limited Edition and exclusive collection based on Northern Ballet’s The Great Gatsby, which opens at Sadlers Wells in London this week. Inspired by Principals Martha […]

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The National Ballet of Canada’s Romeo & Juliet in Pictures

April 19, 2013

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The National Ballet of Canada's Romeo & Juliet Photograph : Helen Maybanks

The National Ballet of Canada’s Romeo & Juliet in Pictures Yesterday I published my review of The National Ballet of Canada’s Romeo & Juliet, and you can see a selection of photographs from the dress rehearsal on that page. Today I’m publishing a gallery of images that couldn’t be included in yesterday’s review. Enjoy! Photography […]

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