21 March 2016
Gerald Barry warps Oscar Wilde’s celebrated absurdist comedy into something even stranger in his brilliant operatic adaptation.
12 February 2016
In this pas de deux of astonishing intensity, Giselle begs for the man who caused her death to be forgiven.
10 February 2016
Our quick introduction to The Royal Ballet’s mixed programme celebrating choreographer Christopher Wheeldon.
7 January 2016
Our quick introduction to this mixed programme in celebration of Frederick Ashton, bringing together virtuoso display with charming romance.
The Poetry of Ashton: Variety and originality in the work of The Royal Ballet’s Founder Choreographer
30 November 2015
The ballets of Frederick Ashton share an astounding breadth of imagination.
13 November 2015
Our quick introduction to this mixed programme of works by Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet.
6 November 2015
In his operas, the Austrian composer sensitively explores how people cope in the severest of situations.
20 October 2015
Our quick introduction to The Royal Ballet’s mixed programme of 20th-century American classics and vibrant new works, including the world premiere of Carlos Acosta’s Carmen.
21 September 2015
Our quick introduction to this double programme of ballets by Wayne McGregor and Alastair Marriott – one inspired by science, the other by literature.
10 July 2015
The composer of Peter Pan has made a name for himself melding madcap whimsy with solitary melancholy – an ideal context for J.M. Barrie’s tale of the boy who refuses to grow up.