Tag Archives: English National Ballet

Kenneth MacMillan: His creative spirit remains, 25 years after his death

Kenneth Macmillan, photo © Anthony Crickmay

To mark the 25th anniversary of MacMillan’s death – in October 1992 – six dance companies in the United Kingdom

Benjamin Millepied: A stranger in his own land

Benjamin Millepied, photo © Ricardo DeAratanha/ Los Angeles Times

When Brigitte Lefèvre prepared for her retirement as director of the Paris Opera Ballet, she made it known that her

Mara Galeazzi returns to Australia for the gala, Ballet Stars Under the Stars

Mara Galeazzi in Mayerling, Royal Ballet, photo © Bill Cooper

There are famous exceptions, among them Galina Ulanova, Margot Fonteyn, Mikhail Baryshnikov and Sylvie Guillem, but few ballet dancers continue

World Ballet Day companies throw open their studio doors

Sarah Thompson and  Benedicte Bemet, Australian Ballet class

The big difference between World Ballet Day 2015 and the inaugural event last year was the way the five main

Queensland Ballet to tour to London in 2015 with La Sylphide

Meng Ningning, La Sylphide, Queensland Ballet, photo © Ken Sparrow

In August next year the Queensland Ballet will tour to London for a brief season at the London Coliseum where

MacMillan’s R&J: A pivotal moment in the history of the Queensland Ballet

Tamara Rojo, Romeo & Juliet, Queensland Ballet, photo © David Kelly

Remember the date. June 27, 2014 at the Lyric Theatre in Brisbane, marked the day that the Queensland Ballet’s artistic

Lisa Pavane: the next director of the Australian Ballet School

Lisa Pavane teaching students at the Australian Ballet School, photographer unknown

Lisa Pavane is to become the fourth director of the Australian Ballet School. She will succeed Marilyn Rowe who is

Ivan and Marilyn: a long, loving dance partnership linking Hungary with Australia

Ivan Nagy and Marilyn Burr, photographer unknown

Ivan Nagy, a former principal with American Ballet Theatre and husband of the Australian dancer, Marilyn Burr, has died in

Muntagirov quits English National Ballet to become the youngest male principal at the Royal Ballet

Daria Klimentova and Vadim Muntagirov in Swan Lake, photo © John Ross

When Wayne Eagling was artistic director of English National Ballet he feared that the young dancer he mentored, Vadim Muntagirov,

Daria Klimentova: look at her now!

Daria Klimentova's autobiography, front cover photo © Arnaud Stephenson

Daria Klimentova’s autobiography is not so subtly subtitled Agony and Ecstasy: My Life in Dance. The Agony + Ecstasy addendum