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Dancing with the Royal Ballet: bringing world-class dance to marginalised Australia

Acclaimed British company runs workshops with Queensland groups ‘to show people the wonderful form of self-expression dance can be’<p>For the first time in its 85-plus year history, Britain’s internationally acclaimed Royal Ballet is heading to Cairns.<p>More than 160 company members, including 85 …

Royal Ballet’s Marianela Nuñez: Dancing with my husband happens naturally…we understand each other

Many couples might find working, training and living with their partner too intense.<p>But Marianela Nuñez, one half of the Royal Ballet’s golden …

What Do Ballet Dancers Really Eat? Professionals Open Up On Diet, Gruelling Rehearsals And Eating Disorders

Stereotypically, ballet dancers are thought to survive on a diet of carrot sticks and air.<p>But in reality, being able to pirouette en pointe or lift a …

Professional Ballet Dancers Open Up About Training While Pregnant And The Pressures Of Motherhood

Pregnant women are usually encouraged to take things easy and enjoy "eating for two" by well-meaning friends and family.<p>But for ballet dancers, …

Swan Lake, Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, review: 'Eat your heart out, Fifty Shades'

This season marks, I’m told, the final curtain for the Royal Ballet’s current staging of Swan Lake – and about time too. Created almost 30 years ago by Anthony Dowell (still the noblest home-grown British male ballet dancer of all time), it has always been a curiously unlovable and un-atmospheric …

Royal Ballet School's future stars could be made in Dagenham

In east London, boys on the Primary Steps outreach programme often have to overcome prejudice at the same time as perfecting their technique<p>Benny Osei-Yeboah is nine years old and he loves ballet. When he dances, he says it makes him feel like he can do anything. But he doesn’t tell his friends at …

A Life with The Royal Ballet | Beautiful Ballet Dance Magazine - Interviews, Podcasts, Reviews

Famous dancers photographed by ex-dancer and celebrated photographer Colin Jones<p>Photographic Exhibition until 1 March 2015 at Proud Galleries<p>The …

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How dancers learn their steps: music, muscle memory and mystery

When ballerina Jenifer Ringer took on a new role at the New York City Ballet, she had to train her ear for the composition and her body for the moves – then let her imagination take flight<p>I’m often asked how we remember all of the steps to the vast repertoire we dance at New York City Ballet. Corps …