28 October 2015
We've picked two of our favourite opera items from the collection's 6,200 artefacts — shoes worn by Adelina Patti and Cecil Beaton’s iconic Turandot dress.
17 July 2014
Marianela Nuñez and Yasmine Naghdi reveal the rehearsal and performance essentials that they can't do without.
27 June 2014
Hundreds of shoes need to be sourced or maintained over the summer.
20 November 2013
Supervisor Cheryl Knight speaks to BBC Radio 4 and reveals how shoes are key to a great on stage performance.
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
7 June 2013
How the Pointe Shoes Room manages the colossal numbers of ballet boots required for MacMillan's ballet.
30 April 2013
We speak to one of the dancers performing the role this season about stepping into the Idol’s glittering shoes.
18 July 2012
Tour the Freed shoe factory with Royal Ballet dancers Leanne Cope and Nathalie Harrison.