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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

After the Olympics, Darcey Bussell stays in the spotlight

Darcey Bussell, 1991 photo  © Annie Leibovitz

Darcey Bussell stood on a miniscule platform at the highest point of the Olympic Stadium. Her feet, encased in yellow

Darcey in the plumage of the Phoenix

London 2012 closing ceremony:   Edward Watson, Jonathan Cope, Darcey Bussell, Gary Avis and Nehemiah Kish: photo © Reuters/Gary Hershorn

Christopher Wheeldon gave a whole new meaning to the Firebird with his choreography for the final minutes of the 2012