Tag Archives: Scènes de Ballet

Cupcakes & Conversation with Christopher Harrison, Soloist, Scottish Ballet

November 21, 2011

Comments Off on Cupcakes & Conversation with Christopher Harrison, Soloist, Scottish Ballet

Dance GB poster

Cupcakes & Conversation with Christopher Harrison, Soloist, Scottish Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? A shower! That’s the first thing I need to do so I can wake up. Why ballet? My mum told me when I was a child I used to mark all the competitors from my pram at […]

Continue reading...

The Royal Ballet | new DVD release

October 14, 2011

Comments Off on The Royal Ballet | new DVD release

ballet dvd cover

The Royal Ballet releases a trio of Ashton works on DVD From October 31st, and just in time for Christmas presents, Opus Arte release three of Fredrick Ashton’s ballet’s : Les Patineurs/Scènes de ballet/Divertissements. The Divertissements include Darcey Bussell, Carlos Acosta, Leanne Benjamin, Tamara Rojo, Miyako Yoshida, Steven McRae & Jonathan Cope.

Continue reading...

The Royal Opera House | The Frederick Ashton Foundation

October 8, 2011

Comments Off on The Royal Opera House | The Frederick Ashton Foundation

Saturday 8 October 2011 LAUNCH OF  FREDERICK ASHTON FOUNDATION The Frederick Ashton Foundation is launched today, with the principal aim of perpetuating the legacy and work of the distinguished English choreographer. The Frederick Ashton Foundation is a company limited by guarantee and a registered charity. It will be based at the Royal Opera House,Covent Garden. The […]

Continue reading...

Cupcakes & Conversation with Quenby Hersh, Coryphée, Scottish Ballet

September 28, 2011

1 Comment

ballet dancer on pointe

Primrose Bakery supports Ballet News Cupcakes & Conversation with Quenby Hersh, Coryphée, Scottish Ballet What motivates you on a Monday morning?  My alarm! Why ballet?  I have been dancing my whole life.  After begging my parents, they signed me up for a ballet class. What are you looking forward to dancing this year?  Song of […]

Continue reading...

The Royal Ballet Period 4 casting

April 7, 2011

Comments Off on The Royal Ballet Period 4 casting

Here are the details (rep & casting) for The Royal Ballet booking period 4, which is Summer 2011 : Ballo Della Regina 13, 16, 20 May Nuñez, Polunin* 14 mat, 19, 25 May Cuthbertson*, Bonelli* New McGregor casting tbc DGV : Danse À Grande Vitesse 13 May Benjamin, Hamilton, Yanowsky, Galeazzi, Watson, Avid, Underwood, Bonelli […]

Continue reading...