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Natalia Osipova (Mary Vetsera) and Ryoichi Hirano (Rudolf) in Mayerling © ROH, 2018 | Helen Maybanks
London

The Royal Ballet opens the new season with Mayerling

By , 08 October 2018
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Marianela Núñez (Odette) © ROH | Bill Cooper
London

A keeper: Scarlett delivers a triumphant new Swan Lake for The Royal Ballet

By , 17 May 2018
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Yury Yanowsky and Zenaida Yanowsky in Elizabeth © ROH | Tristram Kenton
London

Tuckett's Elizabeth is revived at the Barbican

By , 16 May 2018
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Alessandra Ferri and Federico Bonelli in Marguerite and Armand © ROH | Tristam Kenton
London

“A seminal performance by a truly great ballerina”: Alessandra Ferri triumphs in uneven triple bill

By , 14 April 2018
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C. Saunders (Monsieur GM), F. Hayward (Manon), A. Campbell (Lescaut) in Manon © Bill Cooper | ROH, 2018
London

Francesca Hayward shines in The Royal Ballet's revival of Manon

By , 29 March 2018
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Sarah Lamb and Federico Bonelli in McGregor's Yugen © Andrej Uspenski | ROH, 2018
London

The Royal Ballet celebrates Bernstein with Yugen/The Age of Anxiety/Corybantic Games

By , 15 March 2018
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Ryoichi Hirano (Leontes) and Lauren Cuthbertson (Hermione) © Tristram Kenton
London

A ballet for all seasons: Wheeldon’s The Winter’s Tale returns to Covent Garden

By , 13 February 2018
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Marianela Nuñez as Giselle © Helen Maybanks | ROH, 2018
London

An indelible performance of Giselle by the Royal Ballet

By , 19 January 2018
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Sarah Lamb (The Sugar Plum Fairy) in The Nutcracker © Karolina Kuras | ROH, 2017
London

A cloud of glitter: Sir Peter Wright's Nutcracker returns to The Royal Ballet

By , 05 December 2017
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Marianela Núñez (Sylvia) © ROH | Alice Pennefather
London

Marianela Núñez shines as Ashton's Sylvia makes a welcome return to The Royal Ballet

By , 23 November 2017
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Artists of The Royal Ballet in The Wind © Tristram Kenton | ROH, 2017
London

The Royal Ballet: The Illustrated 'Farewell'/ The Wind/ Untouchable

By , 06 November 2017
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Javier Torres and Antoinette Brooks Daw in Gloria © Lauren Godfrey
London

Kenneth MacMillan: A National Celebration – Programme 3 - Gloria/The Judas Tree/ Elite Syncopations

By , 26 October 2017
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Jeffrey Cirio (of English National Ballet) in Song of the Earth © Laurent Liotardo
London

Nationwide MacMillan Celebrations continue with The Judas Tree and Song of the Earth

By , 24 October 2017
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Artists of The Royal Ballet in Jeux © ROH, 2017
London

MacMillan Celebration: Programme One - Jeux, Concerto / Le Baiser de la Fée / Elite Syncopations

By , 18 October 2017
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Laura Morera (The Red Queen) in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland © ROH | Bill Cooper
London

The Royal Ballet: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

By , 27 September 2017
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Bennet Gartside (Bottom) and Akane Takada (Titania) in  Ashton's The Dream © Tristram Kenton | ROH 2017
London

The Dream/ Symphonic Variations/ Marguerite and Armand

By , 02 June 2017
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Zenaida Yanowsky, Symphonic Dances © Bill Cooper | ROH 2017
London

The Royal Ballet: Liam Scarlett’s new Symphonic Dances, plus a trio of revivals

By , 18 May 2017
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Edward Watson (Crown prince Rudolf) © Alice Pennefather | ROH 2017
London

The Royal Ballet: Mayerling

By , 28 April 2017
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Marianela Nunez and Thiago Soares in Diamonds © Bill Cooper | ROH 2013
London

Balanchine's Jewels brighten the Royal Opera House

By , 01 April 2017
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Marianela Nunez and Thiago Soares in After The Rain © Bill Cooper | ROH 2016
London

The Royal Ballet: The Human Seasons/ After the Rain / Flight Pattern

By , 16 March 2017
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Eric Underwood and Sarah Lamb,Woolf Works © Tristam Kenton | ROH 2015
London

Ferri charismatic and commanding in welcome revival of Woolf Works at the Royal Ballet

By , 21 January 2017
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Sarah Lamb (Aurora) and Vadim Muntagirov (Florimund) © ROH | Bill Cooper
London

Imperial grandeur: a sumptuous Sleeping Beauty at The Royal Ballet

By , 21 December 2016
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Francesca Hayward (Clara) © ROH | Tristram Kenton (2015)
London

Sparkle and glamour: The Royal Ballet's Nutcracker heralds the festive season

By , 23 November 2016
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Artists of the Royal Ballet in Multiverse © Andrej Uspenski | ROH 2016
London

Wayne McGregor celebrates ten years at the Royal Ballet

By , 14 November 2016
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Natalia Osipova (Anna Anderson) © ROH | Tristram Kenton
London

A searing interpretation: Natalia Osipova compelling in MacMillan's Anastasia at The Royal Ballet

By , 26 October 2016
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Paul Kay (Alain) © ROH | Tristram Kenton
London

Making hay while the sun shines: glorious Fille opens Royal Ballet season

By , 27 September 2016
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Edward Watson and Eric Underwood in McGregor's Obsidian Tear © Andrej Uspenski
London

Powerful performances in Kenneth MacMillan’s The Invitation at the Royal Ballet

By , 31 May 2016
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Edward Watson, Matthew Ball and Calvin Richardson in Obsidian Tear © Andrej Uspenski
London

The première of McGregor's Obsidian Tear tops Royal Ballet triple bill

By , 28 May 2016
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Steven McRae as The Creature in Frankenstein © Bill Cooper | ROH 2016
London

Steampunk influences at the ROH: Liam Scarlett’s Frankenstein

By , 04 May 2016
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Lauren Cuthbertson (Hermione) © ROH | Johan Persson (2014)
London

Wheeldon's glorious Winter's Tale returns for Shakespeare400

By , 12 April 2016
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Sarah Lamb (Giselle) © Bill Cooper | ROH 2014
London

Classical Ballet at its Best: The Royal Ballet's Giselle

By , 26 February 2016
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Natalia Osipova as Amélie Gautreau in Strapless © Bill Cooper | ROH, 2015
London

After the Rain/Strapless/Within the Golden Hour

By , 12 February 2016
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<span>Francesca Hayward and James Hay in Rhapsody</span> © ROH, 2016 | Helen Maybanks
London

Rhapsody/The Two Pigeons

By , 16 January 2016
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<span>Zenaida Yanowsky and Carlos Acosta in Elizabeth</span> © ROH, 2016 | Photographed by Andrej Uspenski
London

William Tuckett, Elizabeth, Royal Opera House: Linbury Studio Theatre, London

By , 08 January 2016
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Francesca Hayward (Clara) © ROH | Tristram Kenton
London

Let it snow! Christmas arrives in Covent Garden with The Royal Ballet's Nutcracker

By , 08 December 2015
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Vadim Muntagirov and Lauren Cuthbertson in The Two Pigeons © ROH | Bill Cooper
London

The Two Pigeons: A long lost Ashton favourite returns to the Royal Ballet

By , 18 November 2015
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Federico Bonelli (Escamillo) and Marianela Núñez (Carmen) © ROH | Tristram Kenton
London

Into the bullring: Carlos Acosta's Carmen for The Royal Ballet

By , 26 October 2015
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Connectome. Lauren Cuthbertson © ROH, 2015 | Photographed by Bill Cooper
London

Birds of a feather: Connectome and Raven Girl at the Royal Ballet

By , 06 October 2015
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Sarah Lamb (Juliet) © Johan Persson | ROH
London

Lamb and McRae open The Royal Ballet's new season with Romeo and Juliet

By , 19 September 2015
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Melissa Hamilton and Eric Underwood in Infra © ROH / Bill Cooper
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The Royal Ballet’s Gala Sandwich Program

By , 27 June 2015
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Natalia Osipova as Titania in The Dream © Bill Cooper
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New York Welcomes the return of the Royal Ballet

By , 25 June 2015
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Carlos Acosta (Basilio) and Marianela Núñez (Kitri) © Johan Persson | ROH
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Panache and passion in Carlos Acosta’s Don Quixote: The Royal Ballet in Washington

By , 09 June 2015
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Federico Bonelli and Alessandra Ferri © Tristram Kenton | ROH
London

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

By , 11 May 2015
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Vadim Muntagirov (Colas) and Laura Morera (Lise) © Tristram Kenton | ROH
London

Morera and Muntagirov flood La Fille mal gardée with spring sunshine at The Royal Ballet

By , 16 April 2015
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Marianela Núñez (Tatiana) and Thiago Soares (Onegin) © Tristram Kenton | ROH
London

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

By , 24 January 2015
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Christopher Saunders (Don Quixote) and Marianela Núñez (Kitri) © Johan Persson | ROH
London

Royal Ballet warms to Carlos Acosta's fiesta-style Don Quixote

By , 25 November 2014
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S. McRae, L. Morera, T. Dyer, B. Gartside and K. Emerton in The Age of Anxiety © ROH - ph: Bill Cooper
London

Amidst the fields of poppies: The Royal Ballet's commemorative programme.

By , 07 November 2014
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Zenaida Yanowsky as Natalia and Rupert Pennefather as Beliaev in A Month in the Country © Tristram Kenton
London

The Royal Ballet: Frederick Ashton mixed programme

By , 18 October 2014
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Marianela Núñez and Federico Bonelli in Manon © Alice Pennefather / ROH 2014
London

Opening the season at Royal Ballet: Manon

By , 26 September 2014
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Ex Nihilo © ROH / Andrej Uspenski, 2014
London

Ex Nihilo and The Human Edge: Mayuri Boonham at the Linbury Studio Theatre

By , 29 April 2014
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