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Articles tagged with "Vera Brittain"

MacMillan’s Dances of Death: Pushing the boundaries

30 March 2015

The great 20th-century choreographer broke all kind of taboos, including depicting death and loss – creating some of ballet’s most moving, and uplifting, works.

Ballet Essentials: Rhapsody / Tetractys / Gloria

3 February 2014

A guide to The Royal Ballet's mixed programme featuring a new work from Wayne McGregor and two masterpieces by Ashton and MacMillan.

The personal inspiration behind Kenneth MacMillan's Gloria

29 January 2014

How the wartime experiences of MacMillan's father influenced his haunting tribute to the fallen.