The curtain has just gone down on the Wayne McGregor triple bill at the Royal Opera House, London.The Royal Ballet is celebrating McGregor’s tenth anniversary as its Resident Choreographer with an evening featuring revivals of Chroma and Carbon life and the world premiere of McGregor’s new ballet Multiverse, set to a new score by Steve Reich.Wayne McGregor became … [Read more...] about First glimpse of Wayne McGregor’s new work, Multiverse, for The Royal Ballet
Last night the curtain at The Royal Opera House went up on Kenneth MacMillan's Anastasia, with Natalia Osipova in the title role.One of MacMillan’s first creative acts on becoming Director of The Royal Ballet was to adapt Anastasia into a three-act, full-length work, his first for the Company since Romeo and Juliet. He had created a one-act version for Deutsche Oper Ballet … [Read more...] about Natalia Osipova is Anastasia – a photo gallery with The Royal Ballet
The Royal Ballet has released the casting for their Autumn Season, from September 2016 until January 2017. Roberta Marquez will return as Guest Artist to dance two farewell performances in one of her signature roles as the wayward daughter Lise in La fille mal gardée.LA FILLE MAL GARDÉE27 and 30 September at 7.30pm / 5, 6, 10, 13, 18, 21 and 22 October at 7.30pm/30 … [Read more...] about Royal Ballet Autumn Season 2016 – 2017 – full dates and casts
Tonight The Royal Ballet presented a special triple bill with the world premiere of Wayne McGregor’s new ballet Obsidian Tear, a revival after 20 years of Kenneth MacMillan’s The Invitation and the return of Christopher Wheeldon’s Within the Golden Hour.FIRST LOOK AT MCGREGOR'S OBSIDIAN TEAR Obsidian Tear is the first piece created on an all-male cast for The Royal Ballet … [Read more...] about Wayne McGregor’s new ballet Obsidian Tear – first images!
All the details of the 2016-2017 Ballet Season at London's Royal Opera House:skip to section:ROYAL BALLET 2016-2017 SEASON - IN BRIEF THE ROYAL OPERA 2016-2017 SEASON THE ROYAL OPERA SEASON 2016-2017 - IN FULL ROYAL BALLET 2016-2017 SEASON - IN BRIEF Four World PremieresNew one-act ballet from Resident Choreographer Wayne McGregor to a commissioned score by … [Read more...] about THE ROYAL BALLET SEASON 2016 – 2017: theatre and cinema