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Cupcakes & Conversation with Kit Holder, First Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet

September 18, 2011

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Kit Holder, First Artist, Birmingham Royal Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? Coffee and music.  And another coffee. Why ballet? I was rubbish at football!  I have always loved music and dancing is a natural response.  To work with live music every day is one of my […]

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Ballet NEWS | interviews English National Ballet’s Vadim Muntagirov

March 9, 2011

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two ballet dancers at the barre one is Vadim Muntagirov

If you tuned in to see Agony & Ecstasy : A Year With English National Ballet recently, you might want to know more about one of the stars of the film, Vadim Muntagirov.  Last year in interviewed English National Ballet’s young First Soloist, Vadim Muntagirov for The Stage.  He talks about his tough Russian ballet training, and […]

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Backstage Pass

August 22, 2010

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English National Ballet

If this is your first visit to Ballet News, I’d like to extend a very warm welcome to you – it’s lovely to see you here and I hope you will find plenty of captivating reading ! THIS IS YOUR BACKSTAGE PASS For more than half of this year I have followed every feathered footstep of the dancers of […]

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