Welcome to English National Ballet’s resource for the press and media.

The press section allows you to view all current press releases as well as download images for editorial use. There is also information relating to photographers, and filmmakers.

If you would like to gain access to the press image gallery please contact the Press Office.

Press Nights

A limited number of press tickets are available for review purposes to most English National Ballet performances.

If you would like to request review tickets, please contact the Press Office via email stating which publication you are reviewing for, and we will do our best to accommodate you.

We regret that we cannot fulfil all requests. Please avoid requesting press tickets more than 8 weeks before the performance dates.

Photo calls

Access to English National Ballet’s photocalls is by invitation only.

If you would like to be considered to attend, please contact the Press Office, outlining the nature of your commission and giving examples of your work. You will be notified by email if you have been given access.

Any images taken of English National Ballet at our photocalls must only be reproduced for editorial purposes, always crediting English National Ballet in full, along with the production credit. If you would like to use an image of English National Ballet for any other use, please contact the Press Office.

Filming and Photography

English National Ballet welcomes filming and photography that relates editorially to the Company, repertoire and outreach work.

Filming and photography may only take place by prior arrangement with the Press Office.

All enquiries should be made with as much notice as possible, with details of the context, time-frame, intended transmission date and an indication as to whether it relates to News Access filming or for other purposes.

Press releases

English National Ballet welcomes new Lead Principal Aaron Robison

English National Ballet today announces Aaron Robison is to join English National Ballet as Lead Principal.

English National Ballet Announces Winners of Emerging Dancer 2017

English National Ballet is pleased to announce the joint winners of the 2017 Emerging Dancer Award are Rina Kanehara and Aitor Arrieta.

My First Ballet: Cinderella

English National Ballet presents My First Ballet: Cinderella, a reimagined version of the classic fairy-tale created especially for children as young as three.

English National Ballet’s Romeo & Juliet

Returning to London in its 40th anniversary year, English National Ballet perform Rudolf Nureyev’s Romeo & Juliet at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall from 1 – 5 August 2017.

English National Ballet 2017 – 2018 Autumn/Winter Season

English National Ballet today announces its 2017 – 2018 autumn/winter season.

English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer 2017

Now in it’s eighth year, English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer competition will be held at Sadler’s Wells on Thursday 25 May 2017.

English National Ballet 16/17 Season

English National Ballet announces its 16/17 season.

English National Ballet announces promotions and new joiners for its 2016/2017 season

Tamara Rojo, Artistic Director of English National Ballet, has today announced promotions within the Company and new joiners for the 2016/2017 season