25 October 2016
In 2006, the future Resident Choreographer of The Royal Ballet made history by ripping up the rulebook of classical dance with a piece set to music by The White Stripes.
31 March 2016
Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet adaptation is a true collaborative effort, with spectacular designs from all the creative team coming together to tell the story.
24 March 2016
Without words, Christopher Wheeldon's choreography powerfully illuminates Shakespeare's text and the innermost thoughts of his characters.
Watch: Joby Talbot on creating The Winter’s Tale’s musical score – ‘The hardest thing I’ve ever had to compose’
8 February 2016
Shakespeare’s problem play is notoriously difficult to stage, and scoring a ballet adaption is no different.
27 May 2015
Dancer, choreographer and composer recognized for The Winter’s Tale at Benois de la Danse 2015.
16 December 2014
Backstage films from the live relay of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, including a closer look at the character of the Queen of Hearts
4 December 2014
Christopher Wheeldon fuses ballet with breakdancing, Asian dance and contemporary choreography to create the enigmatic Caterpillar.
Christopher Wheeldon and the many different styles that bring Alice's Adventures in Wonderland to life
1 December 2014
To create his ballet the choreographer drew on everything from classical ballet to tap and Broadway musicals.
27 November 2014
Our quick guide to Christopher Wheeldon's glorious family ballet, based on Lewis Carroll's classic tale.
28 April 2014
Another chance to see the backstage films screened as part of our live cinema relay.