23 August 2016
Combining extreme physical exertion with grace, beauty and subtle interpretation: are dancers athletes or artists?
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.
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.
11 May 2016
Share your memories of first experiences of classical dance from The Royal Ballet and beyond.
18 February 2016
The Royal Ballet's classic production is 70 years old this year.
25 September 2015
Fifty years after the ballet had its premiere, we take a look at the beautiful costumes for MacMillan’s iconic ballet.
22 September 2015
MacMillan made ballet history with his first full-length ballet.
3 June 2015
This new donation from a former horn player with the ROH Orchestra gives a glimpse into life on The Royal Ballet’s 1949 and 1953 tours.
1 September 2014
How ancient mythological stories continue to inspire choreographers and dancers.
28 February 2014
1914 and the First World War saw Covent Garden in a number of guises - from fancy dress ball venue to furniture store.