The Company will perform in Brisbane in summer 2017 as part of the QPAC International Series.
News and features regarding ‘The Winter's Tale by Christopher Wheeldon’
- 27 October 2016
- 16 June 2016
Latex cakes, enormous metal horses and a record-breaking tree are just some of the impressive creations made behind the scenes.
- 15 April 2016
Shakespeare Day insights event focuses on operas and ballets inspired by the playwright's work, including The Winter's Tale, Romeo and Juliet and Otello.
- 13 April 2016
What did you think of the return of Christopher Wheeldon's Royal Ballet adaptation of Shakespeare's play?
- 11 April 2016
Akane Takada replaces Laura Morera as Giselle; Itziar Mendizabal and Christina Arestis replace Laura Morera as Paulina.
- 31 March 2016
Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet adaptation is a true collaborative effort, with spectacular designs from all the creative team coming together to tell the story.
- 24 March 2016
Without words, Christopher Wheeldon's choreography powerfully illuminates Shakespeare's text and the innermost thoughts of his characters.
Watch: Joby Talbot on creating The Winter’s Tale’s musical score – ‘The hardest thing I’ve ever had to compose’8 February 2016
Shakespeare’s problem play is notoriously difficult to stage, and scoring a ballet adaption is no different.
- 3 December 2014
Christopher Wheeldon’s Shakespeare-inspired Royal Ballet production features no less than six principal roles.
- 28 July 2014
The Royal Ballet’s newest Principal on training in Perm, the challenges of moving to London as a teenager and why he’s looking forward to flexing his acting muscles.
- 28 April 2014
What did you think of Christopher Wheeldon's adaptation of Shakespeare's play on the silver screen?
- 28 April 2014
Another chance to see the backstage films screened as part of our live cinema relay.