12 May 2017
MacMillan’s potent dramatic ballet places great demands on its cast and requires careful planning – but the results are electrifying.
19 April 2017
This intense duet reflects the shared obsession that will lead Prince Rudolf and Mary Vetsera to their joint suicide.
13 April 2017
Our quick introduction to this shattering work from the master of dark narrative ballet.
24 February 2017
Several world-class choreographers began their training with The Royal Ballet School – how do they grow the dance-makers of the future?
8 November 2016
The choreographer was obsessed with emotion and behaviour, which manifested itself most memorably in his historical works, Anastasia and Mayerling.
3 November 2016
The Italian former Principal shares the secrets of dancing the lead role in Kenneth MacMillan's dramatic ballet.
21 October 2016
Our quick introduction to this tale of memory, identity and loss in the Russian Revolution, from the master of dramatic ballet.
3 August 2016
Diverted planes, missed rehearsals, and a shoplifting discus thrower: the Bolshoi's 1956 Covent Garden season got off to an uncertain start.
6 June 2016
The company will perform Romeo and Juliet and Giselle in five different cities across the country.
6 June 2016
For its first revival in decades, landmark dramatic ballet The Invitation is being performed in a very different cultural climate from its 1960 premiere.