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Articles tagged with "Mayerling"

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.

Stories without words: Narrative ballets and their many inspirations

20 November 2014

How and where choreographers find stories has changed throughout the art form's history.

The male virtuosos who prove that ballet isn't just for ballerinas

7 February 2014

The perception that classical dance is a feminine art form is outdated, as these iconic performers demonstrate.

The Royal Ballet in review: A look back on 2013 from Kevin O'Hare

30 December 2013

The Director of The Royal Ballet picks out his highlights of the year. Do you agree?

ROH 2012/13 Season in review

22 July 2013

We asked our social media following for their favourite productions of the Season. What were yours?

Your reaction: Mayerling on BP Big Screens

14 June 2013

A selection of your tweets and picnic pics from the first of this year's outdoor relays, which saw Mara Galeazzi's farewell.

Watch: How dancers prepare their shoes for the stage

10 June 2013

Mara Galeazzi and Edward Watson give a behind the scenes look at a vital process as part of our Pointe Shoe Appeal

Ballet Boots mayhem in Mayerling

7 June 2013

How the Pointe Shoes Room manages the colossal numbers of ballet boots required for MacMillan's ballet.

Mayerling to be screened live and for free on BP Big Screens around the UK

6 June 2013

First of this year's outdoor events on 13 June.

The tragic true story behind Mayerling

7 May 2013

A royal scandal of extreme passion and desperate acts inspired MacMillan's psychological ballet.

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