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Royal Ballet

Royal Ballet principal dancer Nehemiah Kish is to retire after nine years with the company. He will leave at the end of the current season...

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...

Principal dancer Yasmine Naghdi makes a blazing debut in The Firebird in the Royal Ballet’s latest triple bill. Against the mysterious glimmer of Stravinsky’s score,...

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

The Inheritance, Company and Sweat have been nominated in the theatre category of this year's South Bank Sky Arts Awards. Now in their 23rd year,...

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

Cervantes’ nudnik knight-errant is back. Carlos Acosta’s 2013 production of Don Quixote for the Royal Ballet is a big, bold, irresistible gift for the...

The contrasts could hardly be more pronounced. Youthful vigour versus dulcet experience; aesthetic abstraction versus trad narrative; cool objectivity versus tear-jerking melodrama. Yet Liam Scarlett’s...

Lukas Bjorneboe Braendsrod started breakdancing aged six before switching to ballet and training with the Royal Ballet School. He tells Giverny Masso about his...
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