REVIEW: Birmingham Royal Ballet: Curated by Carlos Acosta, Sadler’s Wells

This trio of works uses ballet to highlight important themes but it feels slightly flat. Combining elements of classical ballet but transforming them for a modern audience with contemporary ideas, this carefully curated selection of works is suitably atmospheric and thought provoking – but somehow feels a bit flat and as though it is missing… Read More

PREVIEW: The Nutcracker, Royal Albert Hall

For the first time the Birmingham Royal Ballet and the Royal Albert Hall will present The Nutcracker from the 28th to the 31st December.  For this production of the family festive favourite, the Birmingham Royal Ballet and the Royal Albert Hall will use state-of-the-art technology to create a magical winter wonderland. Audiences will join Clara… Read More

NEWS: The Royal Ballet Announce Kenneth MacMillan : A National Celebration

Taking place from the 10th October, this landmark festival will see the The Royal Ballet will be joined by Birmingham Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, Northern Ballet and Scottish Ballet and Yorke Dance Project paying tribute to the choreographer.  From the 10th October until the 1st November, across a variety of evenings each of the companies involved will perform one of Kenneth MacMillan’s one-act masterpieces.… Read More