Tag Archives: Samantha Raine

Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet’s Giselle, live in cinemas this month

January 12, 2011


ballet dancer on stage

On 19th January, The Royal Ballet’s Giselle will be broadcast live to cinemas around the country.  You can check here for a list of participating venues.  Also when you visit the Opus Arte site, there is a lovely video shot in slo-mo of Royal Ballet principals Marianela Nuñez and Rupert Pennefather in Giselle.       Giselle Giselle […]

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The Royal Ballet School Annual Matinee

July 12, 2010


two dancers on stage with red background

The Royal Ballet School Annual Matinee Royal Opera House 11th July 2010 The incomparable Défilé Photograph :  Johan Persson Gailene Stock, Director of the Royal Ballet School (RBS) says that this performance is the highlight of the year for all concerned. It’s mine too. It fair takes my breath away to see how accomplished the students […]

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September 26, 2009


dancer in high jump at the royal Ballet

Here are the very latest details for tomorrow nights show. As I type this, there are a few tickets left so if you are keen to see the dancers of The Royal Ballet performing World Premieres in a unique setting, please do book quickly ! Unusually for a Gala night, the tickets are extremely good […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet dancers in ‘A Dream of Africa’

September 14, 2009


I recently gave you preliminary details of the rep & casting for the ‘A Dream of Africa’ Gala, a charity Gala night taking place in a fortnight, and featuring dancers from The Royal Ballet. I can now fill in some more of the gaps and this is what you can look forward to if you […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet to premiere new works at “A Dream of Africa” Gala night later this month

September 8, 2009


dancer in high jump

Mara Galeazzi Photo : Viacheslav Samodurov Following my recent post about the “A Dream of Africa” Gala night later this month, the dancers from The Royal Ballet will be performing : Mara Galeazzi & Gary Avis – Concerto pas de deux (MacMillan) The Dream pas de deux (Ashton) (dancers TBA) Birthday Offering pas de deux […]

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