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Articles tagged with "Alicia Markova"

The historic ballet tour that nearly didn’t happen

3 August 2016

Diverted planes, missed rehearsals, and a shoplifting discus thrower: the Bolshoi's 1956 Covent Garden season got off to an uncertain start.

Watch: Discover four centuries of dance history

19 July 2013

As the 2012/13 Royal Ballet Season draws to a close, explore the history of ballet with Ballet Evolved.

Ballets Russes walking tour

21 December 2012

Follow in the footsteps of Diaghilev’s legendary dance company with a guided walk around Covent Garden.