Summary The stars of the Royal Ballet perform a feast of ballet favourites, including Francesca Hayward in Romeo and Juliet and Natalia Osipova as The Dying Swan. Founded in 1926 by Ninette de Valois, The Royal Ballet School is the official school of The Royal Ballet and Birmingham Royal Ballet. trailer <<524ACC80AA1D4A51A90B833817F080D2>]/Prev 120209/XRefStm 1390>> startxref 0 %%EOF 267 0 obj <>stream FOUNDER DAME NINETTE DE VALOIS om ch dbe. 0000003931 00000 n This magical ballet, with its ravishing Tchaikovsky score, is the quintessential Christmas treat for all the family. 0000023404 00000 n 0000023630 00000 n 225 0 obj <> endobj xref Photo Album: tonight’s Royal Ballet opening cast in Coppélia. 0000029154 00000 n Share. 0000002802 00000 n Enter an enchanting kingdom where forest creatures live alongside princes, a growing tree appears to dance in the wind, and Cinderella’s wit and generosity get her to the ball – with the help of a little bit of magic. Find out more. As midnight strikes, the … Director: Kevin O’Hare CBE (Position generously supported by Lady Ashcroft), Resident Choreographer: Wayne McGregor CBE, Artistic Associate: Christopher Wheeldon OBE (Position generously supported by Kenneth and Susan Green). One of the world’s greatest ballet companies. Discover more about the support team behind the performances on stage. Photographed by Bill Cooper. 0000004224 00000 n By Mark Monahan, Chief Dance Critic 11 December 2020 • 7:10pm CHOREOGRAPHY … 0000030803 00000 n The Company’s extensive repertory embraces 19th-century classics, the singular legacy of works by Founder Choreographer Frederick Ashton and Principal Choreographer Kenneth MacMillan and a compelling new canon by Resident Choreographer Wayne McGregor and Artistic Associate Christopher Wheeldon. 0000028699 00000 n By popular demand, Birmingham Royal Ballet returns to Royal Albert Hall with our enchanting production of this Christmas favourite. LONDON — Balletomane alert: The casting for the Royal Ballet’s much-anticipated visit to Lincoln Center in June has been announced. 0000071888 00000 n 0000006405 00000 n Under the leadership of Director Kevin O’Hare, grand balletic tradition and an illustrious heritage are united with innovation, daring and exceptional standards of artistry, creativity and stagecraft to produce supreme theatre. Director: Ross MacGibbon Meet the artist - MATS EK. 0000008841 00000 n Romeo and Juliet. 0000032304 00000 n Vice-President: The Lady Sarah Chatto. APPLE TV OR CHROMECAST? 0000010978 00000 n 0000023516 00000 n 0000025400 00000 n Cast Change: The Royal Ballet, Don Quixote, Friday 21 June 2019. WhatsApp. 0000033357 00000 n 0000030153 00000 n By Roslyn Sulcas April 23, 2015 11:03 am April 23, 2015 11:03 am. 0000009021 00000 n Royal Ballet pair who began dating after starring in Romeo And Juliet dance intimately in company’s first major show in months - after isolating together during Covid pandemic President: HRH The Prince of Wales. 0000033680 00000 n Episode guide, trailer, review, preview, cast list and where to stream it on demand, on catch up and download. 0000000016 00000 n Under the directorship of Kevin O’Hare, the Company unites tradition and innovation in world-class performances at our Covent Garden home. The Joyce … The Royal Ballet. two hours before the listed performance (earlier versions may be posted in advance if available). 0000001725 00000 n The Royal Ballet performs Tchaikovsky's classic ballet, choreographed by Liam Scarlett and starring Marianela Nunez as Odette/Odile and Vadim Muntagirov as Prince Siegfried. Coppelia. Coppélia. Royal Ballet Sets Cast for Lincoln Center Visit. Tweet 12. 0000028329 00000 n James Hay, Meaghan Grace Hinkis, Valentino Zucchetti, Isabella Gasparini, Luca Acri, Ashley Dean, Benjamin Ella, Sae MaedaandDavid Yudeswith debuts by Romany Pajdak, Leo Dixon and Joseph Sissens. The first revival of Wayne McGregor’s critically acclaimed ballet triptych to music by Max Richter, inspired by the works of Virginia Woolf. At the time of writing, there are over 3,200 comments on the ROH website, which appear to … image/svg+xml. 94 Shares. Kevin O’Hare, Director of The Royal Ballet. F��N�5�-fc`�� ,��� � F�� endstream endobj 266 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/Index[7 218]/Length 30/Size 225/Type/XRef/W[1 1 1]>>stream The Governors are the custodians of the traditions established by Ninette de Valois with the founding of the School and Company in 1931. 0000030449 00000 n Royal Ballet The Dream, Symphonic Variations, Marguerite and Armand In Marguerite and Armand the 3 casts reviewed are Zenaida Yanowsky and Roberto Bolle , Alessandra Ferri and Federico Bonelli , Natalia Osipova and Valdimir Shklyarov . 0000020889 00000 n The Royal Ballet: Back on Stage review – freedom to soar again ... the cast twice the usual size. 0000012840 00000 n Francesca Hayward as Swanilda and Gary Avis as Dr Coppelius. Royal Ballet Principal dancers Yasmine Naghdi and Matthew Ball will perform the roles of the Sugar Plum Fairy and Prince, while Clara will be danced by Isabella Gasparini, Hans Peter and the Nutcracker by Luca Acri and Herr Drosselmeyer by Christopher Saunders. Marguerite and Armand (2017) Frederick Ashton's passionate ballet, set to Liszt’s tempestuous Piano Sonata, recalls the tragic love affair between the courtesan Marguerite, and … CHOREOGRAPHY & VISUAL DESIGN Alexander Ekman … Find out more about the Company’s founder Ninette de Valois and how she forged a British ballet tradition. It depicts the true story of Anna Anderson, a woman who believed herself to be Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II and the only survivor from the assassination of the Romanovs in 1918. Principals: Matthew Ball, Federico Bonelli , Alexander Campbell , Lauren Cuthbertson , Francesca Hayward, Ryoichi Hirano , Sarah Lamb , Steven McRae , Laura Morera , Vadim Muntagirov , Yasmine Naghdi , Marianela Nuñez , Natalia Osipova , Marcelino Sambé, Akane Takada , Edward Watson. 0000001156 00000 n The stellar partnership of Marianela Nuñez and Vadim Muntagirov tackle one of the great classical pas de deux from Don Quixote, and the larger forces of the whole … 0000033080 00000 n Resident Choreographer: Wayne McGregor CBE THE SLEEPING BEAUTY. From the Company’s base at the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden, today’s most dynamic and versatile dancers come together with a world-class orchestra and leading choreographers, composers, conductors, designers and creative teams to share an awe-inspiring theatrical experience with diverse audiences worldwide. Downloadable castsheets. Principals: Matthew Ball, Roberto Bolle*, Federico Bonelli, Alexander Campbell, Lauren Cuthbertson, David Hallberg*, Francesca Hayward, Ryoichi Hirano, Sarah Lamb, Steven McRae, Laura Morera, Vadim Muntagirov, Yasmine Naghdi, Marianela Nuñez, Natalia Osipova, Marcelino Sambé, Thiago Soares*, Akane Takada, Edward Watson, Tickets for upcoming events are only available online, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee incorporated in England and Wales (Company number 480523) Charity Registered (Number 211775). Alongside this, The Royal Ballet will perform a gala at Cast, and the ROH’s popular Chance to Dance talent development programme will also continue. 0000048927 00000 n Sars-crossed lovers! (c) ROH, 2019. 0000053003 00000 n Find out when Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker is on TV. BALLET IN A PROLOGUE AND THREE ACTS. 28 November 2019 by gramilano 1 Comment. The Royal Ballet has performed several of his dance works, like "woman with water" as recently as February 2020. The #OurHouseToYourHouse tag continues to sizzle with the announcement that The Royal Ballet will stream its modified Nutcracker on 22 December 2020. h�b``Pg``������5�01�!$Qu(�,|��9�q�1|�pf�e�c�����y�s �'�7�aF+�6Fo�����Y՘2�c���f����W���9o�)� H��WkoG��_19@���P"-�,�:�R�\� ����s� ?�=���Ҵ���+�. The Company’s commitment to enriching people’s lives through ballet is reflected in the deep relationships it forges through digital and learning platforms and international touring. 0000031672 00000 n The Royal Ballet is committed to enriching people’s lives through ballet. Thank you to the superbly talented cast, … THE ROYAL BALLET Cast. The role of Herr Drosselmeyer will be performed by Gary Avis, Christopher Saunders, Thomas Whitehead and Bennet Gartside. 0000001390 00000 n But, it is one which I’ve scarcely dared hope will happen when our theatres have been mothballed for months, dancers have hung up their shoes and musicians tucked up their instruments for a long hibernation. We join Clara in the Victorian setting of her family home. 0000052964 00000 n A momentous occasion for some; hugely frustrating for others: The Royal Ballet’s first live onstage performance was cherished by many, particularly those who braved the face masks and social distancing to be present in the opera house, but a source of irritation for others unable to access the live streaming. 0000003267 00000 n 0000018340 00000 n 0000006687 00000 n The final version of each download will be available approx. h�bbbd`b``Ń3� �� ��� endstream endobj 226 0 obj <>/Metadata 5 0 R/Pages 4 0 R/StructTreeRoot 7 0 R/Type/Catalog/ViewerPreferences<>>> endobj 227 0 obj >/PageWidthList<0 841.89>>>>>>/Resources<>/Font<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB]/Properties<>/XObject<>>>/Rotate 0/StructParents 0/TrimBox[0.0 0.0 841.89 595.276]/Type/Page>> endobj 228 0 obj <> endobj 229 0 obj <> endobj 230 0 obj <> endobj 231 0 obj <> endobj 232 0 obj <>stream The Nutcracker Reworked is a Covid-safe restaging of Peter Wright’s two-act production, but the magical growing Christmas tree, the dancing snowflakes, and other well-known elements will all put in an appearance. Chance to Dance will give primary school children from across the borough who do not have access to ballet in areas facing numerous disadvantages their first opportunity to engage creatively with ballet, connecting closely with the inspirational repertory, … 0000026182 00000 n READ THE INSTRUCTIONS! Patron: HM The Queen. Royal Albert Hall and Birmingham Royal Ballet present The Nutcracker. 0000049223 00000 n Seeing a live performance of The Nutcracker is a favourite Christmas treat for me. Bolshoi Principal Evgenia Obraztsova, who first performed with The Royal Ballet in The Sleeping Beauty in 2009, will return to dance Juliet to Steven McRae’s Romeo in Romeo and Juliet on 22 October and 14 November. FOUNDER CHOREOGRAPHER SIR FREDERICK ASHTON om ch cbe. Two choreographers have permanent positions with The Royal Ballet: Resident Choreographer Wayne McGregor and Artistic Associate Christopher Wheeldon. It is a beacon in the cultural life of Britain and a driving force behind the development of ballet as an artform. The Royal Ballet The Nutcracker live screening in cinemas Sampled at London, Apollo cinema 13 December 2012 Gallery of 36 pictures by Dave Morgan – Marquez / McRae cast ... who is on stage in the production in an alternative cast (reviewed by Jane Simpson). The Sleeping Beauty review, Royal Opera House: Revival of this very human ballet has a new energy. 0000048674 00000 n Kevin O’Hare has been Director of The Royal Ballet since 2012. *Changes in the cast or the programme do not entitle holders to return or exchange tickets. 0000031971 00000 n Due to injury, Laura Morera will be replaced by Claire Calvert as Mercedes. From the ultra-contemporary Untouchable by Hofesh Schechter to the Hollywood glitz of Carousel, there is something for everyone in this glorious gala. The extensive repertory of The Royal Ballet follows a unique trajectory from 19th-century classics to the singular legacy of works by Founder Choreographer Frederick Ashton and Principal Choreographer Kenneth MacMillan and the compelling new canon of work by Resident Choreographer Wayne McGregor and Artistic Associate Christopher Wheeldon. Frederick Ashton's Cinderella also left an impact: I was 11 years old when I first appeared on the Royal Opera House stage in Covent Garden with The Royal Ballet. In revenge, the Queen of the … The film also features Doncaster local and Royal Ballet dancer Charlotte Tonkinson and fellow Royal Ballet dancer Joseph Aumeer. The performance lasts about 2 hours and 35 minutes, … Cinderella becomes a truly spectacular ballet as the Royal Albert Hall is brought to life with over 90 dancers, a live orchestra, and plenty of surprises. 28 November 2019 – 7 January 2020. 0000015817 00000 n Royal Ballet Soloist Akane Takada will make her debut as Kitri partnered by Steven McRae on 18 October. The ballet, choreographed by Kenneth Macmillan, a Royal Ballet legend who Osipova says contributed to her decision to want to dance in the UK, is a rip-roaring piece. Discover more about each of The Royal Ballet’s world-class dancers. 225 43 %PDF-1.4 %���� 0000001569 00000 n FOUNDER MUSIC DIRECTOR CONSTANT LAMBERT PRIMA BALLERINA ASSOLUTA DAME MARGOT FONTEYNdbe. Along with innovative commissions and choreographic initiatives across the main stage and Linbury Theatre and strong links with The Royal Ballet School, the Company continues to refresh and surprise. Photo. Conductor Koen Kessels has been Music Director of The Royal Ballet since 2015. Cast Change: The Royal Ballet, Don Quixote, Friday 21 June 2019; Program and Cast Updates: Ferri, Bolle and Friends; Cast and Programme Updates: The Royal Ballet, Gala programme; New Casts: The Royal Ballet, Don Quixote ; Cast Changes: The Royal Ballet Japan Tour 2019; Ballet for Life, legendary work by Maurice Béjart set to Queen's music, will return to Tokyo with Béjart Ballet Lausanne in May 2020! Pin. Follow Alice down the rabbit hole in Christopher Wheeldon’s colourful ballet, inspired by Lewis Carroll’s much-loved book. THE ROYAL BALLET. The Royal Ballet's first full-evening show since March is a 'Covid-safe' version of its festive staple - but does it really work? Director: Kevin O’Hare CBE (Position generously supported by Lady Ashcroft) Music Director: Koen Kessels. The stars of the Royal Ballet perform a very special selection of the best of ballet. Available to watch or share for £3. Share 82. Cast. 0000003627 00000 n The Royal Ballet performs The Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House. 0000025753 00000 n Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is a ballet in three acts by Christopher Wheeldon with a scenario by Nicholas Wright, based on Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.It was commissioned by The Royal Ballet, Covent Garden, and the National Ballet of Canada, and had its world premiere on Monday, 28 February 2011.The music by Joby Talbot is the first full-length score (1 hour 40 minutes) … Sarah Lamb and Steven McRae in "The Winter’s Tale" with choreography by Christopher Wheeldon. DIRECTOR KEVIN O’HARE cbe. Credit Johan Persson/ROH. It has been necessary to make cast changes to the role of Mercedes for performances of The Royal Ballet's Don Quixote on Friday 21 June 2019. The Royal Ballet is one of the great ballet companies of the world. 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