21 February 2017
Principal of The Royal Ballet Akane Takada perfects one of the most notoriously difficult sections in classical ballet.
25 December 2016
Audience reactions to this classic ballet, with glorious music by Tchaikovsky.
21 December 2016
The choreographer reflects what makes his classic Royal Ballet production so magical, more than three decades after its premiere.
16 December 2016
Each and every time it returns, the cast and creative team work tirelessly to ensure that Peter Wright's classic ballet is up to the Company's supremely high standards.
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.