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Performer: Royal Ballet

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LondonDon Quixote

Marianela Núñez (Kitri) and Vadim Muntagirov (Basilio) © ROH | Andrej Uspenski
Minkus: Don Quixote
Marius Petipa; Carlos Acosta; Royal Ballet; Martin Yates; Tim Hatley; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden; Marianela Núñez

LondonFrankenstein

Liebermann: Frankenstein
Liam Scarlett; Royal Ballet; Barry Wordsworth; John Macfarlane; Finn Ross; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden

LondonRomeo and Juliet

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet
Sir Kenneth MacMillan; Royal Ballet; Koen Kessels; Pavel Sorokin; Nicolas Georgiadis; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden

LondonInternational Draft Works 2019

Royal Ballet

LondonWithin the Golden Hour / Flight Patter / New Sidi Larbi CherkaouiWorld Première

Bosso, Górecki
Christopher Wheeldon; Crystal Pite; Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui; Royal Ballet; Arianne Matiakh; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
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Núñez and Muntagirov light up Don Quixote

Marianela Núñez (Kitri) and Vadim Muntagirov (Basilio) © ROH | Andrej Uspenski
Despite Carlos Acosta's staging of Don Quixote feeling a little tame, the Royal Ballet's star couple dazzles. 
***11
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Asphodel Meadows/ The Two Pigeons, a beautiful pairing of repertoire

Reece Clarke and Beatriz Stix Brunell in Ashton's The Two Pigeons © ROH, 2019 | Bill Cooper
Exceptional performances from a cast wholly comprised of first soloists and soloists provide a good omen for the future of The Royal Ballet   
****1
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A winter triple bill at The Royal Ballet

Artists of the Royal Ballet in Ashton's Les Patineurs © Alice Pennefather | ROH, 2018
A mixed bag from three titans of twentieth century ballet. of which Les Patineurs stands the test of time, best of all; the perfect winter dream: one that comes in a snooze after mulled wine in front of a roaring log fire.    
***11
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Sugar and spice: The Nutcracker returns

Gary Avis (Drosselmeyer) © ROH | Bill Cooper (2013)
What marks the start of Christmas? For many, it's when the Christmas tree magically grows in The Royal Ballet's Nutcracker...
****1
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The Unknown Soldier: a poignant tribute

The Unknown Soldier © ROH | Helen Maybanks
Audio and film permeate Marriott's new work for the Royal Ballet, recounting the tale of Ted Feltham, a British Soldier uuring World War 1, and his fiancée, Florence Billington. 
***11
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