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
On 12 April 2018, we will premiere a brand new ballet by William Forsythe, one of the most important choreographers working today, as part of our mixed bill Voices of America. We are honoured to be the first British ballet company he creates a new work for in over 20 years.
Here is the master, in his own words. Read more
A selection of quotes on ballet to get inside the mind of the creative genius behind The Cage, which we perform in April – and of course many more iconic works, including Dances at a Gathering, West Side Story and On The Town. Read more