21 April 2015
Ashton’s 1960 production is now the most well known, but there have been hundreds of versions of the ballet since its premiere in 1789.
16 April 2015
Ashton's charming pas de deux makes inventive and intricate use of ribbons, in homage the ballet's two-hundred-year history.
26 March 2015
Our recent event set the ROH Student Ambassadors to the task of improving the online encyclopedia's articles on all things ballet.
10 February 2015
Behind the delicate pas de deux, Swan Lake is a battleground for ballet history buffs – which choreographer should get the credit for this classical masterpiece?
2 February 2015
Our quick guide to Tchaikovsky’s soaring ballet masterpiece.
12 November 2013
How Tchaikovsky used an entirely new instrument to score the Sugar Plum Fairy's famous solo.
27 July 2011
A look at two colossuses of Russian ballet.