8 June 2017
Dancing on the very tips of your toes is traditionally something only female ballet dancers do – but sometimes men get to wear pointe shoes for a change, with unusual results…
30 May 2017
Everything you need to know about this mixed programme of great works by The Royal Ballet’s Founder Choreographer, Frederick Ashton.
16 May 2017
The choreographer has brought a fiercely contemporary edge to an art form often defined by tradition.
8 May 2017
Our quick guide to The Royal Ballet’s mixed programme.
21 April 2017
The British composer has been at the vanguard of new music throughout his career, as demonstrated by these must-hear works.
19 April 2017
This intense duet reflects the shared obsession that will lead Prince Rudolf and Mary Vetsera to their joint suicide.
13 April 2017
Our quick introduction to this shattering work from the master of dark narrative ballet.
11 April 2017
Graceful Tchaikovsky, vivacious Stravinsky, angular minimalist music - or something else? We explore what makes the best music for ballet and beyond.
23 March 2017
Our quick introduction to this gorgeous three-act abstract ballet, inspired not only by gem stones but by the music of Fauré, Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky.
16 March 2017
Combining elements of classical ballet with a powerful sense of drama, Pite is one of today’s most talked-about choreographers.