7 February 2017
Who are the left-field fairytale characters who dance in the ballet's final act, and what makes their moment in the spotlight so spellbinding?
17 November 2016
Catch up on our livestream on demand and get a glimpse into rehearsals for the return of a Royal Ballet classic, 70 years after its debut.
30 December 2015
The centuries-old form continues to inspire, even into the 21st century through works such as The Firework-Maker’s Daughter.
17 February 2015
Composers have long used magical settings to tell moving, profound and very human stories.
20 November 2014
How and where choreographers find stories has changed throughout the art form's history.
16 January 2012
As Laurent Pelly's Cinderella screens in cinemas worldwide, an introduction Massenet's fairytale opera.
29 June 2011
We take a look at why the Cinderella story is so embedded in our psyche.