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Cameron Mackintosh is to collaborate with Michelin-starred chef and restaurateur Jason Atherton on a new bar for the Victoria Palace Theatre. The theatre is home...

Marcelino Sambé has been promoted to principal dancer at the Royal Ballet, the highest rank in the company. Born in Lisbon, Portugal, Sambé joined the...

Since joining the Royal Ballet in 2002, the principal dancer has developed an impressively varied repertoire that includes leading roles in works by MacMillan...

Clover Roope’s conversion from classical ballet to contemporary dance mirrored the broadening of British dance vocabulary in the 1960s and beyond as the influence...

Ballet’s reputation for requiring hard work, long hours and physical pain is not without merit, but there is fun to be had too. Anna...

The former dancer took over as director of the Royal Ballet in 2012 with a reputation as a safe pair of hands. But a...

Dramaturgs are not common in ballet. Uzma Hameed, the co-creator of Northern Ballet’s Victoria and Wayne McGregor collaborator, tells Anna Winter how the definition...

Making ballerinas’ footwear is a mix of physical labour and nuanced expertise. Anna Winter speaks to shoe experts and principals about the lengths needed...

With the death of Katherine Lewis at the age of 57, Irish dance has lost one of its most formidable advocates. As artistic director of...
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