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Articles tagged with "Crown Prince Rudolf"

Mayerling dance highlight: the Bedroom pas de deux

19 April 2017

This intense duet reflects the shared obsession that will lead Prince Rudolf and Mary Vetsera to their joint suicide.

Ballet Essentials: Kenneth MacMillan’s Mayerling

13 April 2017

Our quick introduction to this shattering work from the master of dark narrative ballet.

The tragic true story behind Mayerling

7 May 2013

A royal scandal of extreme passion and desperate acts inspired MacMillan's psychological ballet.

Mayerling's music: Atmospheric, dark and decadent

4 April 2013

David Nice on the sound world of Kenneth MacMillan's Mayerling, arranged from the music of Liszt.