Tag Archives: Steven Monteith

THE BOTANIST LAUNCHES NEW COCKTAIL TO CELEBRATE BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 25th ANNIVERSARY

September 15, 2015

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THE BOTANIST LAUNCHES NEW COCKTAIL TO CELEBRATE BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET’S 25th ANNIVERSARY Popular Birmingham bar, The Botanist is set to launch a limited edition cocktail to celebrate Birmingham Royal Ballet’s 25th anniversary.   Swapping the barre for the bar, Principal Dancer Jenna Roberts and Soloist Steven Monteith plus members of Birmingham Royal Ballet staff chose […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Aladdin

March 21, 2013

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Nao Sakuma as Princess Badr al-Budur and Cesar Morales as Aladdin - Bill Cooper

Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Aladdin Birmingham Royal Ballet Aladdin London Coliseum Wednesday, 20th March 2013 Bedazzled, with bells on. That’s how you’ll feel if you watch Birmingham Royal Ballet’s spectacular Aladdin, choreographed by David Bintley, with its sumptuous costumes by Sue Blane (yes, some of them had snakes wound around their torsos), a crescent moon, […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet in Opposites Attract

October 24, 2012

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Maureya Lebowitz with Artists of Birmingham Royal Ballet in ŒMarch of the Trolls¹; photo: Bill Cooper

Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet in Opposites Attract Birmingham Royal Ballet’s dancers are on top form over three different styles in one night that make up Opposites Attract – Take Five, Lyric Pieces and Grosse Fuge. David Bintley’s Take Five is jazzy (The Dave Brubeck Quartet) and split into 6 sections – Take […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Coppélia

March 17, 2012

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Coppélia Jade Heusen and Maureya Lebowitz in 'Dance of the Hours' photo Roy Smiljanic

Ballet News Reviews | Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Coppélia Coppélia Birmingham Royal Ballet London Coliseum Thursday, 15th March 2012 This was a night when yet again, the men of Birmingham Royal Ballet showed just how awesome they are.  This time, eight of them in perfect synchronicity, taking off, spinning and landing together, each time.  And I have […]

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Birmingham Royal Ballet – the first 20 years in photographs

December 1, 2010

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Birmingham Royal Ballet was formed when the Sadler’s Wells Royal Ballet (as it was known then) was invited by Birmingham City Council and the Birmingham Hippodrome to set up a permanent base at the theatre. 20 years later, Birmingham Royal Ballet has decided to show off it’s diverse and rich repertoire, where they average 130 […]

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Ballet News Reviews | Apollo’s Angels by Jennifer Homans

November 29, 2010

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Ballet News Reviews | Apollo’s Angels by Jennifer Homans Jennifer Homan’s history of ballet, Apollo’s Angels, is told from the perspective of a former dancer (trained at the School of American Ballet, performed with Chicago Lyric Opera Ballet, San Francisco Ballet & Pacific Northwest Ballet) who “grappled with the knotty interpretative dilemmas of the various […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Steven Monteith, Soloist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

November 3, 2010

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Steven Monteith, Soloist, Birmingham Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Well, if the truth be known, I am still asleep at 8am unless Taylor has woken me up. She is my Great Dane. Mondays are a late start so I get up at 10, have a coffee, […]

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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCEMENTS JUNE 2010

July 12, 2010

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Mathias Dingman MEDIA RELEASE: 12 July 2010 BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET ANNOUNCEMENTS JUNE 2010 At the end of the 2009/2010 Season, Birmingham Royal Ballet is able to announce the following: Promotions: Momoko Hirata is promoted from Soloist to First Soloist. Steven Monteith is promoted from First Artist to Soloist. Mathias Dingman is promoted from Artist to […]

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Ballet NEWS | Birmingham Royal Ballet Quantum Leaps

November 11, 2009

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two dancers partner each other on stage

Birmingham Royal Ballet Quantum Leaps Powder | E=mc² | The Centre and its Opposite Sadlers Wells, 10th November 2009 Elisha Willis & Joseph Caley in E=mc² Photo :  Bill Cooper Birmingham Royal Ballet’s autumn season arrived in London this week and it is a chance to see this forward-thinking, powerhouse of a Company on top […]

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