Tag Archives: Ballet Imperial

The family tree of dancing dolls from de Valois de Ashton to van Praagh

Madame Auriole as Columbine

With news that the Royal Ballet’s resident choreographer, Liam Scarlett, is working on a new production of Swan Lake, I’ve

St Petersburg Blue and French White unite in Imperial Suite

Adam Bull and Lana Jones, Ballet Imperial, choreography by George Balanchine, © The George Balanchine Trust, the Australian Ballet, 2014

Ballet Imperial and Suite en blanc share much – their speed and exactitude, the technical challenges that allow no hiding

The Australian Ballet’s 2014 repertoire

Lana Jones, La Bayadere,  photo © Paul Scala

Stanton Welch’s production of La Bayadere, Peter Wright’s The Nutcracker and Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon are the three main ingredients of