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Articles by Alexandra Desvignes

Alexandra Desvignes
Alexandra Desvignes
Nutcrackers at Sachenhaus © David Karlin

The Nutcracker: the facts behind the magic

By , 14 December 2018
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The Unknown Soldier © ROH | Helen Maybanks

Alastair Marriott's The Unknown Soldier is a poignant tribute

By , 25 November 2018
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Marianela Nuñez (Nikiya) in La bayadère © Bill Cooper | ROH, 2018

Marianela Nuñez shines in a star-studded, polished Bayadère at the Royal Ballet

By , 03 November 2018
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Magdalena Mannion, here performing at Corral de la Moreria © Paco Garcia

Magdalena Mannion: Flamenco through the eyes of a dancer

By , 27 September 2018
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Jenni Schaeferhoff and Emanuele Corsini in Neue Suite © Ian Whelan

Semperoper Ballett shines in dynamic Forsythe bill

By , 24 June 2018
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Daniel McCormick © Courtesy of English National Ballet

Dancer of the Month: Daniel McCormick, ENB's Emerging Dancer winner 2018

By , 22 June 2018
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Denis Rodkin, Svetlana Zakharova and Mikhail Lobhukin in Francesca da Rimini © Roberto Ricci

Svetlana Zakharova: Dancer turned curator in the name of Love

By , 23 November 2017
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English National Ballet - Song of the Earth. Dancers: Alison McWhinney and Aitor Arrieta. © Jason Bell

English National Ballet to perform MacMillan's masterpiece Song of the Earth

By , 06 October 2017
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Viktoria Tereshkina and Vladimir Shklyarov in Paquita © Jennie Walton

An evening of Contrasts from the Mariinsky Ballet

By , 10 August 2017
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Louis XIV, represenetd as Louis Appolo © Wikicommons

The foundations of classical ballet: a French affair?

By , 30 June 2017
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Ruth Amarante in Masurca Fogo © Zerrin Aydin Herwegh

Masurca Fogo: Pina's homage to Lisbon

By , 12 February 2017
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Ingrid Gow (Skinny) and Eloise Fryer (Dumpy) © Kate Longley

Ratmansky's surrealist take on Cinderella: the Australian Ballet in London

By , 21 July 2016
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Lauren Cuthbertson (Hermione) © ROH | Johan Persson (2014)

Wheeldon's glorious Winter's Tale returns for Shakespeare400

By , 14 April 2016
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© Dah Len

In conversation with Desmond Richardson (Complexions Contemporary Ballet)

By , 20 November 2015
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Federico Bonelli and Alessandra Ferri © Tristram Kenton | ROH

Woolf Works: McGregor's audacious but triumphant triptych for The Royal Ballet

By , 12 May 2015
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Marianela Núñez (Tatiana) and Thiago Soares (Onegin) © Tristram Kenton | ROH

Núñez and Soares in Cranko's Onegin: tremors of the heart at The Royal Ballet

By , 26 January 2015
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© Nick Mead

In conversation with Wayne McGregor

By , 27 October 2014
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Still from Life Story © Henry Leutwyler

In conversation with Karole Armitage

By , 24 October 2014
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© Daniel Jaems

In conversation with Alexander Whitley

By , 23 October 2014
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Crystal Pite, and dancers, in rehearsals for Polaris © Chris Randle

In conversation with Crystal Pite

By , 23 October 2014
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