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Spare a thought for the dancers of the Australian Ballet company, who this week found themselves plunged into darkness mid-performance. How so, you ask? Was...

In a long and varied career as one of the leading choreographer-directors of her generation, Gillian Lynne, who has died at the age of...

Choreographer and director Gillian Lynne died aged 92 on July 1. This timeline looks at some of the important moments of her career, which spanned...

I was a 16-year-old dancer at Maria Gimenez Ballet in Spain – the youngest of the company and very shy. I was also a...

Deborah Bull, former Royal Ballet dancer and creative leader, has been made a peer for life in recognition of her work in championing the...

Daniel McCormick has been announced the winner of English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer Competition. Hosted by actor and dancer Will Kemp, the competition took place...

English National Ballet’s The Sleeping Beauty is worth waking up for. Kenneth MacMillan’s production for American Ballet Theatre had a fraught journey to the...

Ballet Now will launch 10 new works in five years, pledging to expand its classical repertoire with fresh offerings. Neil Norman finds out more...

Elizabeth I was an astonishing woman and an enduring royal icon. Not that you’d know it from Will Tuckett’s chamber ballet, first seen at...
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