22 October 2014
Audience comments from the first night of works by Frederick Ashton, including Scènes de ballet and Symphonic Variations.
21 October 2014
In this 1948 letter to dancer Richard Beard, Ashton discusses the creative process behind Scènes de ballet.
17 October 2014
The choreographer’s signature appears in nearly all his ballets – but it's not always easy to spot.
16 October 2014
Amendments announced and casting confirmed for Cassandra, Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan, Symphonic Variations, Ceremony of Innocence and The Age of Anxiety.
15 October 2014
This pioneer of modern dance courted controversy in her lifetime, but her memory has continued to influence the way we think about dance today.
6 October 2014
Our quick guide to Scènes de ballet, Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan, Symphonic Variations and A Month in the Country.
1 September 2014
How ancient mythological stories continue to inspire choreographers and dancers.
29 July 2014
Casting for these dates has been incorrect online and in print.
1 June 2014
What did you think of The Royal Ballet's Mixed programme featuring works by Ashton, Marriott and Robbins?
30 May 2014
Frederick Ashton creates a wonderfully virtuoso set piece that perfectly mirrors Mendelssohn's lively music.