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Articles tagged with "Apollo"

Irresistible stories: Myth and art

22 June 2015

Fantastical stories thousands of years old continue to influence today’s most prominent artists.

Creator and Destroyer: Chaos vs control in Szymanowski’s Król Roger

24 April 2015

The composer was fascinated by Nietzsche’s theories of mankind’s opposing desires for control and for chaos – theories that drive the dilemma of King Roger.

Your Reaction: Sampling the Myth at Deloitte Ignite 2014

7 September 2014

What did you think of the mixed programme of ballet extracts and short films?

Ballet and myth: A fascination that goes back centuries

1 September 2014

How ancient mythological stories continue to inspire choreographers and dancers.

The myths behind the ballets: A quick guide to Sampling the Myth

28 August 2014

Dance has long been inspired by myths and folk tales, with Deloitte Ignite offering extracts of classics and new works on one bill.

Dance performances from Deloitte Ignite to be live-streamed on 6 September 2014

22 August 2014

Programme includes extracts of The Firebird, The Dying Swan, Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake, and a special commission from Turner Prize-winner Chris Ofili.

Your Reaction: The Mariinsky Ballet's Apollo/A Midsummer Night's Dream 2014

9 August 2014

What did you think of the Mariinsky's performance of Balanchine's double bill?

Watch: Apollo in rehearsal

6 May 2014

See Jonathan Cope rehearsing Nicol Edmonds as Apollo in this exclusive Insights event footage.

Stravinsky and ballet: 'See the music, hear the dance'

31 October 2013

With The Rite of Spring returning, we look at some of Stravinsky's other iconic ballet scores.

Your Reaction: Royal Ballet Mixed Programme

25 February 2013

Your comments about Apollo, 24 Preludes and Aeternum.

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