The character of Manon Lescaut has kept on inspiring artists since her story was first written in 1731. And not just in opera and ballet: but also in film (from silent to post-war) and Japanese pop music!Read more
We’re very excited to announce our 2018-19 season, featuring Lest We Forget, Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon, Derek Deane’s Swan Lake, Wayne Eagling’s Nutcracker, She Persisted (a triple bill of works by Stina Quagebeur, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa and Pina Bausch) and Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella in-the-round. Read more
Diana White, former Soloist with New York City Ballet, where she danced for 20 years, is coming to teach and stage Jerome Robbins's The Cage, as part of Voices of America.
We asked her a few questions ahead of the first rehearsal. Read more
First Artist Francesca Velicu received an Olivier Award nomination, in the category Outstanding Achievement in Dance, for her performance as The Chosen One in Pina Bausch's Le Sacre du Printemps. Read more
Choreographer Aszure Barton created the piece Fantastic Beings for us in 2016, as part of our She Said triple bill.
As she returns to our studios to remount the work, ahead of Voices of America in April, we look back at the very first interview we held with her, when she was about to start the creation process. Read more