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Fonteyn Circle

The Fonteyn Circle is a philanthropic initiative for ballet lovers who would like to become more closely involved in the work of The Royal Ballet.

The group's involvement is based around Royal Ballet stage rehearsals, masterclasses and performances and offers opportunities to meet artists and staff of The Royal Ballet at receptions and other events.

Fonteyn Circle 2014/15

Private stage rehearsal of Cassandra in the Linbury Studio with First Artist Ludovic Ondiviela
Wednesday 29 October 2014

Private stage and piano rehearsal of Ceremony of Innocence with choreographer Kim Brandstrup
Tuesday 4 November 2014

Kevin O’Hare in conversation with Deborah MacMillan
In association with the Connoisseurs’ Series
Tuesday 3 February 2015

An invitation to watch The Royal Ballet Class on stage
Thursday 19 March 2015

Afternoon of a Faun / In the Night / Song of the Earth
An evening with artists of The Royal Ballet
Monday 1 June 2015

This Season, the Fonteyn Circle will support Jerome Robbins’ Afternoon of a Faun in a triple bill with In the Night and Kenneth MacMillan’s Song of the Earth. Special involvement with the production will include access to a private stage rehearsal and a post-performance dinner* with the artists.

*The cost of tickets and refreshments is in addition to the donation.

For more information, please contact:

Bridie Layden on +44 (0)20 7212 9266 or