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Articles tagged with "Pointe Shoes Appeal"

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.

Pointe Shoes Appeal 2013 competition winner announced

5 July 2013

One donor wins a signed pair of Mara Galeazzi's pointe shoes, worn at her final Covent Garden performance.

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

Ballet Boots mayhem in Mayerling

7 June 2013

How the Pointe Shoes Room manages the colossal numbers of ballet boots required for MacMillan's ballet.

Drink pink for Pointe Shoes in June

3 June 2013

Every glass of Ruinart rosé purchased at ROH bars this month will help support our Pointe Shoes Appeal.

Inside the Pointe Shoes Room with the Bronze Idol from La Bayadère

30 April 2013

We speak to one of the dancers performing the role this season about stepping into the Idol’s glittering shoes.

ROH partners with Freed to give 800 children a dance taster

3 April 2013

Ballet shoe manufacturer donates to Chance to Dance project.

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.

Lauren Cuthbertson opens refurbished Freed Shoes Shop

26 May 2012

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