20 September 2016
Much more than a charming set-piece with some snazzy shoes, Ashton’s delightful Lancastrian clog dance draws on traditions that are both English and international.
10 June 2016
Iconic blue plaques affixed to the former homes of two of 20th century ballet's greatest stars celebrate their careers and legacy.
28 January 2016
Release details will be announced in due course.
20 January 2016
Two works by Frederick Ashton showcase his range of choreography, from virtuosic to romantic.
7 January 2016
Our quick introduction to this mixed programme in celebration of Frederick Ashton, bringing together virtuoso display with charming romance.
The Poetry of Ashton: Variety and originality in the work of The Royal Ballet’s Founder Choreographer
30 November 2015
The ballets of Frederick Ashton share an astounding breadth of imagination.
16 November 2015
Our audiences have pushed for a revival of this two-act work more than any other Ashton ballet, but what makes it so loved?
13 November 2015
Our quick introduction to this mixed programme of works by Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet.
10 November 2015
Ashton’s abstract masterpiece subtly reflects the unearthly world of Satie’s hypnotic Trois Gymnopédies.
Divertissements Ballet Essentials: A guide to short works performed by The Royal Ballet on their 2015 US Tour
15 June 2015
The Company’s selection includes classic works by Ashton and MacMillan, an award-winning recent work by Wheeldon and new piece from within the Company.