28 October 2016
Kenneth MacMillan's dramatic ballet is inspired by the story of Anna Anderson, who believed herself to be the famous Russian princess.
19 October 2016
A guide to The Royal Ballet's quintessential fairytale ballet.
19 December 2014
Our quick guide to John Cranko's soaring narrative ballet.
21 March 2014
As we show a group of productions exploring the fascination of the Faust story we ask if the devil has the best tunes.
29 November 2013
A quick guide to the classic Christmas favourite.
12 November 2013
How Tchaikovsky used an entirely new instrument to score the Sugar Plum Fairy's famous solo.
4 September 2013
Kasper Holten's production stars Simon Keenlyside and Krassimira Stoyanova.
30 May 2013
Production photos, behind the scenes films and essential guides to Tchaikovsky's adaptation of Pushkin’s novel in verse.
4 February 2013
A guide to Tchaikovsky’s most popular opera.
25 November 2012
We look at an opera and a ballet inspired by Pushkin's story.