Tag Archives: Winter Dreams

Carlos Acosta | Classical Selection

July 30, 2013


Carlos Acosta and Marianela Nunez in Scheherazade. Photograph : Cheryl Angear

Carlos Acosta | Classical Selection @ the London Coliseum One of the greatest male dancers of his generation, Carlos Acosta returns to the London Coliseum for a limited run from Tuesday 30 July – Sunday 4 August 2013, with Classical Selection, a new show presenting highlights from Carlos’ career in celebration of the year of […]

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Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection | Casting and Repetory announced

July 3, 2013


Carlos Acosta

Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection Carlos Acosta’s Classical Selection is at the London Coliseum from July 30 to August 4. Performances: Tuesday 30 – Saturday 3 August at 7.30pm; Sunday 4 August at 3pm (no performance Thursday 1 August) Tickets: £10 – £85 Ticket office: 020 7845 9300 or 0844 412 4300   One of the greatest male dancers […]

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Darcey Bussell

August 14, 2012

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Darcey Bussell Retired Principal dancer from The Royal Ballet, Darcey Bussell, has long been associated with health and happiness. Her cheerful demeanor has lifted the spirits of theatre-goers for decades and she was a true company dancer. Bussell passes on her knowledge of ballet with this ballet book, aptly titled. Winter Dreams is a ballet […]

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October 14, 2010


Due to a foot injury which has just occurred Alina Cojocaru will be replaced in Theme and Variations on 16 (mat) and 28 October by Sarah Lamb, who makes her debut in the role. Sarah will continue to dance in Winter Dreams as previously announced.

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Royal Ballet to pay tribute to Dame Alicia Alonso

October 11, 2010

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ROYAL BALLET TO PAY TRIBUTE TO ONE OF THE 20TH CENTURY’S GREATEST BALLERINAS On Friday 15 October 2010, The Royal Ballet will pay tribute to Dame Alicia Alonso, Founder and Director of the Nacional Ballet de Cuba. Dame Alicia will celebrate her 90th birthday later in the year, and in a special acknowledgment of her outstanding […]

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Kim Brandstrup’s new ballet – Invitus Invitam

September 21, 2010


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As part of the Autumn season at The Royal Opera House, a quadruple bill comprising  La Valse | New Brandstrup | Winter Dreams | Theme & Variations  opens on Friday 15th October 2010.  If you booked tickets for this bill long before the name had been announced, you might like to know that Kim Brandstrup’s […]

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Behind the scenes photoshoot at The Royal Ballet

September 17, 2010


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So, what does go into producing great photographs on a ballet + fashion shoot ? I promised you I’d upload some videos from my recent photo shoot with Royal Ballet corps de ballet dancer Celisa Diuana, and here is the first one !  Un-edited, deliberately, the aim is to give you a glimpse of the […]

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Ballet NEWS | The Royal Ballet Period 1 latest casting

July 1, 2010


Period 1 is your first chance to see some of the new joiners on the Covent Garden stage for the first time – Kish & Mendizabal in Theme and Variations and Winter Dreams respectively, as well as seeing the newly promoted dancers, notably Polunin to Principal. Also back on the Covent Garden stage after a […]

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Cupcakes & Conversation with Madison Keesler, Corps de ballet, San Francisco Ballet

June 25, 2010


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Cupcakes & Conversation with Madison Keesler, Corps de Ballet, San Francisco Ballet What motivates you at 8am on a Monday morning? For the most part, Monday is San Francisco Ballet’s one free day so if I’m not in bed sleeping chances are my motivation to get up is a massage appointment. What are you looking […]

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