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English National Ballet’s Nutcracker (C) Photography by ASH

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 Nutcracker Tour 2017-2018 – London Principal Casting


English National Ballet Nutcracker Tour 2017-2018 – Southampton Principal Casting


Principal Casting for English National Ballet’s UK Tour


English National Ballet’s 2018 Spring-Summer Season


English National Ballet’s National Tour 2017


English National Ballet’s Nutcracker Tour 2017-2018


English National Ballet 2017 – 2018 Autumn/Winter Season


English National Ballet announces Joseph Caley as new Principal for its 17-18 season


English National Ballet welcomes Jurgita Dronina as new Lead Principal


English National Ballet welcomes new Lead Principal Aaron Robison