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Performer: The Royal Ballet

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LondonMayerling

Liszt: Mayerling
Sir Kenneth MacMillan; The Royal Ballet; Koen Kessels; Martin Georgiev; Nicholas Georgiadis

LondonNew Crystal PiteWorld premiere

New Work
Crystal Pite; The Royal Ballet; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden

LondonThe Nutcracker

Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker
Marius Petipa; Lev Ivanov; Sir Peter Wright; The Royal Ballet; Barry Wordsworth; Jonathan Lo; Julia Trevelyan Oman
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Mexican flavours infuse Wheeldon's Like Water for Chocolate

Laura Esquivel’s extraordinary novel of recipes, romances and home remedies brought to life in Christopher Wheeldon and Joby Talbot's new creation. 
****1
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An excellent Ashton triple bill from The Royal Ballet

A richly varied trio of works celebrate The Royal Ballet's former director, performed with sincerity and panache. 
****1
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A mixed bag for The Royal Ballet's mixed bill

Kyle Abraham's The Weathering doesn't feel particularly fresh on its premiere, but Crystal Pite's Solo Echo and Christopher Wheeldon's Danse à Grande Vitesse pep up the first triple bill of the season at Covent Garden. 
****1
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Spirit of the arts felt as Swan Lake returns to Covent Garden

A compelling performance of this revival, dedicated by Vadim Muntagirov to the people of Ukraine.
****1
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Marianela Núñez delivers outstanding versatility in Romeo and Juliet

During her long career as a principal (19 years and counting), Juliet has never been an obvious pièce de résistance for Núñez. That is, until now.
*****
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A delicious Nutcracker to launch The Royal Ballet’s Christmas season

Marianela Nuñez and Vadim Muntagirov still reign over The Kingdom of Sweet as The Nutcracker returns to Covent Garden for a marathon run of performances over the Christmas season. 
****1
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