Marcelino Sambé in Elite Syncopations, The Royal Ballet © 2018 ROH. Photographed by Tristram Kenton

Insights: In Conversation with Marcelino Sambé

19 November 2021, 7.45pm
This event will last approximately 1 hour 15 minutes.
Linbury Theatre

Portuguese dancer Marcelino Sambé has dazzled audiences with his technical virtuosity and dramatic prowess since joining The Royal Ballet in 2012. Join us as he discusses his life, career and highlights of his first two seasons as Principal.

This is an intermediate level event.

Suitable for those who wish to explore the art form in more depth.

This event is available in English.

Generously supported by


and The Paul Hamlyn Education Fund



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