A special behind-the-scenes look at the photoshoot for Kenneth MacMillan’s revered Song of the Earth, touring to Manchester (11 – 14 Oct), Milton Keynes (17 – 21 Oct) and the London Coliseum (9 – 13 Jan) as a double bill with La Sylphide.
Akram Khan’s Giselle: Tamara Rojo and Akram Khan on reimagining a classic
Akram Khan and Tamara Rojo discuss the challenges of reimagining Giselle and the importance of reinvigorating the classics to keep them relevant today.
2018 Prix de Lausanne – Trailer
The Prix de Lausanne is an international competition for young dancers, open to young talents of all nationalities aged 14 to 19 who are not yet professionals. Next competition: January 28th to February 4th, 2018 Next Finals: Saturday February 3rd, 2018 More details: http://www.prixdelausanne.org
New York City Ballet Presents Peter Martins’ Swan Lake
Tschaikovsky’s stirring melodies set the stage for the eternally affecting SWAN LAKE, featuring a poignant story of an enchanted Swan Queen and the devious manipulation that leads to her innocent heartbreak. Video by Mathematic Music arrangment by Viktor Orri Árnason, based off Tschaikovsky’s Swan Lake.
Patricia Zhou in Los Angeles
Former Staatsballett Berlin ballerina Patricia Zhou has relocated from raunchy Berlin to sunny L.A.
[EXCLUSIVE] First trailer for upcoming Danish ballet drama with English subtitles
Ballet20.com premieres the international trailer for ‘Darling’ starring Danica Curcic, Gustaf Skarsgård and Ulrich thomsen.
John Neumeier’s Anna Karenina
Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina is seen as one of the most important social novels in world literature. Now, John Neumeier is adapting this work for the dance stage. With music by Tchaikovsky and Cat Stevens.
Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet: Costumes for English National Ballet
Hear from our Costume team on the making and refurbishment of the costumes in Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet, which celebrates its 40th anniversary at Southbank on 1 – 5 August 2017. Full of action, humour and drama, Rudolf Nureyev’s award-winning production of Romeo & Juliet was especially created for us in 1977 to celebrate the… Continue reading Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet: Costumes for English National Ballet
The pro ballerina and quantum physicist
Merritt Moore has spent nearly 10 years studying quantum physics and is about to graduate from Oxford University with a PhD. The 29-year-old is also a professional ballerina and has danced with English National Ballet, Boston Ballet and Zurich Ballet.
Patricia Zhou goes to Sticks’n’Sushi Berlin
Video by Patricia Zhou Music by Sound of Picture (soundofpicture.com) .. SLEEPING BEAUTY: Choreography and production: Nacho Duato Stage and costume design: Angelina Atlagic ERDE: Choreography and production: Nacho Duato Stage design: Numen + Ivana Jonke Costumes: Beate Borrmann