16 October 2014
Backstage films from the live relay of Manon, including Darcey Bussell and Deborah MacMillan on the choreographer's creative process and Royal Ballet dancers introducing the story and characters of the ballet.
8 October 2014
First Soloist Melissa Hamilton introduces newly-released backstage films from the Company’s tour earlier this year.
19 September 2014
Kenneth MacMillan constructed his dramatic ballet around four pivotal moments.
16 September 2014
One of ballet's most iconic roles contains elements of both Antoinette Sibley and Jennifer Penney.
12 September 2014
Our quick guide to this 20th-century tragic love story.
16 June 2014
The man who created Manon Lescaut was, like his heroine, full of contradictions.
With a slip of the foot: How rehearsal mishaps and improvisation can leave a lasting legacy in ballet choreography
19 May 2014
George Balanchine isn't the only choreographer to be influenced by the environment of the rehearsal studio.
7 April 2014
The Cuban ballet superstar speaks about his production of Don Quixote and offers cautionary words for young dancers lured by fame.
29 January 2014
How the wartime experiences of MacMillan's father influenced his haunting tribute to the fallen.
1 December 2012
Edward Watson and former dancer David Wall on the power of MacMillan's ballet.