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Articles tagged with "premiere"

First Night Revisited: The Royal Ballet's Two Pigeons on 14 February 1961

14 July 2015

A look back at the premiere of Ashton's charming ballet which starred Lynn Seymour, Christopher Gable and two live pigeons with 'excellent manners'.

Your Reaction: Woolf Works 2015

12 May 2015

What did you think of Wayne McGregor's new full-length piece for The Royal Ballet?

Watch: Director Thaddeus Strassberger on Glare – ‘I’ve never done a robot opera before’

4 August 2014

The American director on the dark science fiction premise behind Søren Nils Eichberg’s operatic thriller.

Alexander Whitley on being inspired by The Sleeping Beauty in one work, and using Xboxes in another

14 May 2014

The choreographer's new programme stars Eric Underwood, Melissa Hamilton and Marcelino Sambé of The Royal Ballet.

Mayuri Boonham on fusing Indian classical dance with ballet in Ex Nihilo/The Human Edge

25 April 2014

Mayuri's new works star Yuhui Choe and Kenta Kura and are inspired by Hindu tales and creation myths.

Watch: John Fulljames introduces A Faustian Pack

21 March 2014

Programme includes two new works inspired by the Faust story: Luke Bedford’s Through His Teeth and Matthew Herbert’s The Crackle.

Mayuri Boonham creates new work with Royal Ballet dancers

5 March 2014

Royal Ballet Choreographic Affiliate will work with Yuhui Choe and Kenta Kura.

Your reaction: Gloriana

21 June 2013

A selection of your tweets from the opening night of Richard Jones's new production.

Opening night at Anna Nicole

18 February 2011

Eva-Maria Westbroek wows in an electrifying opening night