Yuhui Choe and Alexander Campbell dance Princess Florine and the Bluebird in Act III of The Sleeping Beauty, The Royal Ballet 2011/12. Find out more at http://www.roh.org.uk/sleepingbeauty The Sleeping Beauty holds a special place in The Royal Ballet’s repertory. It was the ballet with which the Company reopened the Royal Opera House in 1946 after World War II, announcing its move from Sadler’s Wells to Covent Garden. Margot Fonteyn danced the role of the beautiful princess Aurora in the first performance, with Robert Helpmann as Prince Florimund. Sixty years later, in 2006, the original 1946 staging was revived, returning Oliver [More]
The Central School of Ballet performed at the base of St Paul’s Cathedral steps as part of the City of London Festival, on June 28 2011. Brilliant! Please visit the school’s website www.centralschoolofballet.co.uk