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Articles tagged with "pointe shoes"

What's in dancers' ballet bags?

17 July 2014

Marianela Nuñez and Yasmine Naghdi reveal the rehearsal and performance essentials that they can't do without.

Competition: Win tickets to a Royal Ballet in Rehearsal Insights event

25 March 2014

Guess how many pointe shoes The Company use in a week, and share via social media for a chance to win.

Francesca Hayward and Marcelino Sambé on the nuances of ballet footwear

3 March 2014

Royal Ballet artists on dancing in the living room and boots being a dancer's best friend.

Watch: See The Royal Ballet from the perspective of a pointe shoe

13 December 2013

Our film for this year’s Pointe Shoe Appeal follows the life of a shoe from factory to stage.

Watch: How dancers prepare their shoes for the stage

10 June 2013

Mara Galeazzi and Edward Watson give a behind the scenes look at a vital process as part of our Pointe Shoe Appeal

Pointe Shoes Room: A look at the caterpillar’s feet in Alice

28 March 2013

Eight dancers wear custom-made shoes each hand-encrusted with crystals.

Fancy footwork in The Nutcracker

12 December 2012

With over 1000 pairs of shoes needed to stage the ballet, a seasonal gift makes a very practical difference.

Watch: How pointe shoes are made

18 July 2012

Tour the Freed shoe factory with Royal Ballet dancers Leanne Cope and Nathalie Harrison.

Lauren Cuthbertson opens refurbished Freed Shoes Shop

26 May 2012

Pointe Shoe manufacturers re-open premises on St Martin's Lane.