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Performer: Sir Frederick Ashton

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ViennaMacMillan | McGregor | Ashton

Shostakovich, Various, Liszt
Sir Kenneth MacMillan; Wayne McGregor; Sir Frederick Ashton; Vienna State Ballet; Deborah MacMillan; Ursula Bombshell; Charles Balfour

LondonThe Sleeping Beauty

Yasmine Naghdi (Princess Aurora) and Matthew Ball (Prince Florimund) © ROH | Bill Cooper
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty
Marius Petipa; Sir Frederick Ashton; Anthony Dowell; Christopher Wheeldon; The Royal Ballet; Peter Farmer; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden; Mark Jonathan; Oliver Messel

LondonConcerto / Enigma Variations / Raymonda Act III

Concerto: Reece Clarke and Lauren Cuthbertson © ROH | Tristram Kenton
Shostakovich, Elgar, Glazunov
Sir Kenneth MacMillan; Sir Frederick Ashton; Rudolf Nureyev; The Royal Ballet; Jürgen Rose; Julia Trevelyan Oman; John B. Read; Kate Shipway

LondonTombeaux / Preludes / Symphonic Dances

Walton, Satie, Rachmaninov
David Bintley; Liam Scarlett; Sir Frederick Ashton; The Royal Ballet; Alondra de la Parra; Jon Morrell; Keso Dekker; David Finn
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A lustrous Sleeping Beauty at The Royal Ballet

Yasmine Naghdi (Princess Aurora) and Matthew Ball (Prince Florimund) © ROH | Bill Cooper
On the evidence of this performance, there is every reason to be cheerful.
*****
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A triple bill of mixed delights at The Royal Ballet

Concerto: Reece Clarke and Lauren Cuthbertson © ROH | Tristram Kenton
The first mixed programme of the new season is led by a stellar cast.
****1
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The Royal Ballet keeps the Cunningham flame aglow

Francesca Hayward, Matthew Ball and Mayara Magri in Cross Currents © ROH | Bill Cooper
A brief but innovative tribute to the lasting influence of Merce Cunningham in the Linbury Theatre
****1
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“The spirit of Margot” celebrated in The Royal Ballet's Fonteyn gala

Dame Darcey Bussell and Gary Avis in Ashton's Tango from Façade © ROH | Andrej Uspenski
A memorable and important event in the history of British ballet, sensitively and sentimentally performed. 
****1
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A gorgeous triple bill to end The Royal Ballet's season

The Firebird: Edward Watson and Yasmine Naghdi © ROH | Tristram Kenton
The Firebird/A Month in the Country/Symphony in C is an effective and enjoyable programme to close The Royal Ballet's season.
****1
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