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Cupcakes & Conversation with Li Jia-bo, Soloist, The Hong Kong Ballet

January 27, 2013

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Li Jia-bo, Soloist, The Hong Kong Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning ? Realizing that there are still so many interesting and challenging creations to be completed. Why ballet? Ballet chose me when I was a boy, then I started to appreciate and love ballet, and turned […]

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Strictly Come Dancing Halloween Results

October 28, 2012

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The Strictly Come Dancing professional dancers - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy

Strictly Come Dancing Halloween Results week 4 “Halloween horror for Sid Owen as he Cha Chas out of the Strictly Come Dancing spotlight” Things got eerie this week when ghosts and ghouls took over the Strictly ballroom on Saturday night as Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly invited the twelve remaining couples to face their […]

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Strictly Come Dancing week 1 | Friday night

October 5, 2012

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Strictly Come Dancing professional dancers perform on the live show* - (C) BBC - Photographer: Des Willie

Strictly Come Dancing week 1 | Friday night Due to a technical failure that was out of my hands last night, I wasn’t able to watch the show and report live as usual.  Thank goodness for iPlayer! Bruce & Tess introduce the couples this year, and this weekend there is no dance-off so no-one will […]

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The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert in pictures

June 5, 2012

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The African Children'€™s Choir soloist - Lydia - (C) Mark Jones

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert Flawless are currently on tour with English National Ballet, but found time to perform at The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert last night. Enjoy the photographs from the concert outside Buckingham Palace. All photographs copyright BBC.  No unauthorised reproduction. [nggallery id=64]

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Strictly Come Dancing week 7

November 12, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing week 7  Tonight Strictly is at the half-way point.  Next week it’s Wembley, and an audience of over 6000, a goal some of the celebrities have been aiming for. But first there is the small matter of tonight’s show, with the first Argentine Tango’s of the series as well as a Jive, […]

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Strictly Come Dancing week 6 – Bonfire Night

November 5, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing week 6  Let’s light the Strictly touchpaper and see what Lulu and Brendan have in store for us this week with their Tango. Body contact could be better, and Lulu is hopping between turns to keep up with Brendan, but she hasn’t forgotten the routine! Len Goodman is on holiday this week, and so […]

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Strictly Come Dancing | Week 4

October 22, 2011

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Strictly Come Dancing | Week 4 It’s Strictly Saturday night, and are we in for a night of proper dancing this week ? Jason ‘The Midwife’ Donovan and Kristina kick off the show, quite literally, with the Paso Doble. Training looks tough but the routine is strong. I’d prefer Jason not to be blowing bubbles with […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Andrew Peasgood, Artist, Scottish Ballet

October 2, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Andrew Peasgood, Artist, Scottish Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Normally I don’t see the bright lights of 8am on a Monday morning but, once woken with a cup of coffee I have my own personal objective to never miss a class. Why ballet? That would have […]

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