30 March 2015
The great 20th-century choreographer broke all kind of taboos, including depicting death and loss – creating some of ballet’s most moving, and uplifting, works.
26 March 2015
Our quick guide to The Royal Ballet’s mixed programme featuring Hofesh Shechter's debut with the Company and masterpieces by George Balanchine and Kenneth MacMillan.
5 February 2015
These expert dancer-actors are as important to the drama as the leading lady.
4 February 2015
This brilliantly dramatic grand pas de deux, in which the heroic prince is tricked into forsaking his love, is one of ballet’s most iconic moments.
2 February 2015
Our quick guide to Tchaikovsky’s soaring ballet masterpiece.
12 January 2015
One of the most striking choreographic devices John Cranko uses to tell Tatiana’s story.
19 December 2014
Our quick guide to John Cranko's soaring narrative ballet.
4 December 2014
Christopher Wheeldon fuses ballet with breakdancing, Asian dance and contemporary choreography to create the enigmatic Caterpillar.
27 November 2014
Our quick guide to Christopher Wheeldon's glorious family ballet, based on Lewis Carroll's classic tale.
20 November 2014
A Spanish-flavoured spectacle featuring some of ballet's most astonishing virtuoso choreography.