The Royal Ballet: The corps de ballet rehearse Romeo and Juliet

Watch the corps de ballet rehearse Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet. Find out more at http://www.roh.org.uk/romeo Kenneth MacMillan poignant setting of Sergey Prokofiev’s classic score draws out the emotional and psychological intensity of the tale. Romeo and Juliet contains three passionate pas de deux: the lovers’ first meeting, the famous balcony scene and the devastating… Continue reading The Royal Ballet: The corps de ballet rehearse Romeo and Juliet

The Royal Ballet: Romeo and Juliet trailer

A tragic tale of star-crossed lovers: Kenneth MacMillan’s ground-breaking ballet is a 20th-century classic. The production runs 19 September – 2 December 2015, and is live in cinemas across the globe and on BP Big Screens in the UK on 22 September 2015. Kenneth MacMillan’s poignant setting of Sergey Prokofiev’s classic score draws out the… Continue reading The Royal Ballet: Romeo and Juliet trailer

The Royal Ballet: Leaping beauties caught on camera

The Royal Ballet’s top dancers wear quirky accessories and clothes by young British fashion designers in a new series of unconventional portraits. Marianela Nuñez, who makes her debut in Onegin this month, has been captured as if in a Biba advert, wearing a head-piece and bejewelled outfit. And Sergei Polunin who dramatically walked out of… Continue reading The Royal Ballet: Leaping beauties caught on camera