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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
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directed by Jonathan Haswell, fl. 1997; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon, 1973-; designed by Bob Crowley, fl. 2001, Bob Crowley, fl. 2001, Natasha Katz; produced by Oliver MacFarlane, fl. 1986; performed by Steven McRae, fl. 2004, Christopher Saunders, fl. 1983, Zenaida Yanowsky, 1975-, Edward Watson, 1976-, Lauren Cuthbertson, fl. 2002, Simon Russell Beale, 1961- and Sergei Polunin, 1989-, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet (Opus Arte, 2011), 2 hours 30 mins
Lewis Carroll’s ever-popular story provides the basis for Christopher Wheeldon’s spectacular new work, starring Royal Ballet Principal Lauren Cuthbertson. Captivating designs by Bob Crowley, an engaging and passionate score by Joby Talbot, and Wheeldon’'s breathtaking choreography combine to produce in the word...
directed by Jonathan Haswell, fl. 1997; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon, 1973-; designed by Bob Crowley, fl. 2001, Bob Crowley, fl. 2001, Natasha Katz; produced by Oliver MacFarlane, fl. 1986; performed by Steven McRae, fl. 2004, Christopher Saunders, fl. 1983, Zenaida Yanowsky, 1975-, Edward Watson, 1976-, Lauren Cuthbertson, fl. 2002, Simon Russell Beale, 1961- and Sergei Polunin, 1989-, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet (Opus Arte, 2011), 2 hours 30 mins
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Dance Masterclass, Episode 3, Giselle with Peter Wright, Part 1
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choreographed by Sir Peter Wright, 1926-; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Mary Goodhew, fl. 1987, Michael O'Hare, fl. 1987, Anita Landa, fl. 1987, Petter Jacobsson, 1963- and Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Royal Ballet, in Dance Masterclass, Episode 3, in Dance Masterclass - Giselle with Peter Wright, Part 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 45 mins
An insight into the dedication and hard work required by all dancers to bring their performance to the peak of perfection. This third of four workshops takes viewers behind the scenes to watch Britain's leading dance companies in rehearsal. In this video, follow Peter Wright's direction of Giselle, Act 1, at Sadle...
choreographed by Sir Peter Wright, 1926-; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Mary Goodhew, fl. 1987, Michael O'Hare, fl. 1987, Anita Landa, fl. 1987, Petter Jacobsson, 1963- and Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Royal Ballet, in Dance Masterclass, Episode 3, in Dance Masterclass - Giselle with Peter Wright, Part 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 45 mins
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Infra
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directed by Jonathan Haswell, fl. 1997; choreographed by Wayne McGregor, 1970-; designed by Julian Opie, 1958-, Moritz Junge, Lucy Carter; produced by Roland Ott; performed by Eric Underwood, Edward Watson, 1976-, Melissa Hamilton, Mara Galeazzi, 1973-, Lauren Cuthbertson, fl. 2002 and Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Max Richter Quintet and Royal Ballet, in Three Ballets by Wayne McGregor: Chroma, Infra, Limen (Opus Arte, 2011), 30 mins
The diversity of Wayne McGregor’s astonishing talent is demonstrated through Chroma, Infra and Limen, each created for The Royal Ballet, for whom he is resident choreographer. Intimate yet universal, light yet dark, frenetic yet lyrical, McGregor pursues his passion for exploring the inner workings of the human b...
directed by Jonathan Haswell, fl. 1997; choreographed by Wayne McGregor, 1970-; designed by Julian Opie, 1958-, Moritz Junge, Lucy Carter; produced by Roland Ott; performed by Eric Underwood, Edward Watson, 1976-, Melissa Hamilton, Mara Galeazzi, 1973-, Lauren Cuthbertson, fl. 2002 and Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Max Richter Quintet and Royal Ballet, in Three Ballets by Wayne McGregor: Chroma, Infra, Limen (Opus Arte, 2011), 30 mins
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The Judas Tree
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directed by Monica Mason, 1941-; choreographed by Sir Kenneth MacMillan, 1929-1992; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; performed by Carlos Acosta, 1973-, Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Edward Watson, 1976- and Bennet Gartside, fl. 1995, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Three Ballets by Kenneth MacMillan: Elite Syncopations, The Judas Tree, Concerto (Opus Arte, 2010), 40 mins
This video contains three ballets -- Elite Syncopations, The Judas Tree, and Concerto -- choreographed by Kenneth Macmillan, performed by the Royal Ballet and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
directed by Monica Mason, 1941-; choreographed by Sir Kenneth MacMillan, 1929-1992; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; performed by Carlos Acosta, 1973-, Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Edward Watson, 1976- and Bennet Gartside, fl. 1995, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Three Ballets by Kenneth MacMillan: Elite Syncopations, The Judas Tree, Concerto (Opus Arte, 2010), 40 mins
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'Meditation' from Thaïs
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directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 8 mins
Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet, was one of the 20th century's most influential choreographers, whose musical, subtle and graceful style and extraordinary gift for storytelling had a profound impact on the development of British ballet. This special programme, performed at the Royal Ope...
directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 8 mins
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Monotones I and II
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directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 22 mins
Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet, was one of the 20th century's most influential choreographers, whose musical, subtle and graceful style and extraordinary gift for storytelling had a profound impact on the development of British ballet. This special programme, performed at the Royal Ope...
directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 22 mins
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Royal Opera House, Les Noces
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directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by John Carewe; choreographed by Bronislava Nijinska, 1891-1972; designed by John B. Read; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Zenaida Yanowsky, 1975- and David Pickering, fl. 1990, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Royal Opera House (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 27 mins
This exciting programme presents two of his seminal works to scores commissioned by Serge Diaghilev for his Ballets Russes: The Firebird and Les Noces. Michael Berkeley and Deborah Bull discover more about the ballets and the people who created them. Deborah Bull also dances Nijinsky's version of The Rite of Sprin...
directed by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; conducted by John Carewe; choreographed by Bronislava Nijinska, 1891-1972; designed by John B. Read; produced by Bob Lockyer, 1942-; performed by Zenaida Yanowsky, 1975- and David Pickering, fl. 1990, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Royal Opera House (BBC Worldwide, 2002), 27 mins
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The Sleeping Beauty
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directed by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910 and Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Maria Björnson, Maria Björnson, Pat Collins, fl. 1976; produced by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-, Bob Lockyer, 1942- and Revel Guest, 1931-; performed by Viviana Durante, 1967-, Zoltan Solymosi, 1967-, Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-, Benazir Hussain, fl. 2002, William Tuckett, 1969-, Elizabeth McGorian, 1960-, David Drew, fl. 1955, Errol Pickford, Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Peter Abegglan, fl. 1985 and Larissa Bamber, fl. 1986, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 1996), 2 hours 13 mins
This is a performance of The Sleeping Beauty, performed by the Royal Ballet and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and conducted by Barry Wordsworth.
directed by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-; conducted by Barry Wordsworth; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910 and Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; designed by Maria Björnson, Maria Björnson, Pat Collins, fl. 1976; produced by Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-, Bob Lockyer, 1942- and Revel Guest, 1931-; performed by Viviana Durante, 1967-, Zoltan Solymosi, 1967-, Sir Anthony Dowell, 1943-, Benazir Hussain, fl. 2002, William Tuckett, 1969-, Elizabeth McGorian, 1960-, David Drew, fl. 1955, Errol Pickford, Leanne Faye Benjamin, 1964-, Peter Abegglan, fl. 1985 and Larissa Bamber, fl. 1986, Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Opus Arte, 1996), 2 hours 13 mins
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La Valse
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directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 15 mins
Frederick Ashton, Founder Choreographer of The Royal Ballet, was one of the 20th century's most influential choreographers, whose musical, subtle and graceful style and extraordinary gift for storytelling had a profound impact on the development of British ballet. This special programme, performed at the Royal Ope...
directed by Margaret Williams, 1950-; conducted by Emmanuel Plasson; choreographed by Sir Frederick Ashton, 1904-1988; produced by Royal Opera House, London, England; performed by Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet, in Ashton Celebration: The Royal Ballet Dances Frederick Ashton (London, England: Opus Arte), 15 mins
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La Bayadère
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directed by Natalia Makarova, 1940-; conducted by Valery Ovsyanikov, 1960-; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Yolanda Sonnabend, 1935-2015, John B. Read; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; performed by José Martín, fl. 1994, Valeri Hristov, fl. 1995, Genesia Rosato, fl. 1976, Kenta Kura, fl. 1997, Christopher Saunders, fl. 1983, Gary Avis, fl. 1989, Marianela Núñez, 1982-, Carlos Acosta, 1973- and Tamara Rojo, 1974-, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet (Opus Arte, 2009), 2 hours 5 mins
Marius Petipa’s exotic ballet, set in legendary India, is a story of love, death and vengeful judgement. Natalia Makarova’s sumptuous recreation of Petipa’s choreography, with atmospheric sets by Pier Luigi Samaritini and beautiful costumes by Yolanda Sonnabend, stars Tamara Rojo as the Bayadère (temple dancer...
directed by Natalia Makarova, 1940-; conducted by Valery Ovsyanikov, 1960-; choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; designed by Yolanda Sonnabend, 1935-2015, John B. Read; produced by Ross MacGibbon, 1955-; performed by José Martín, fl. 1994, Valeri Hristov, fl. 1995, Genesia Rosato, fl. 1976, Kenta Kura, fl. 1997, Christopher Saunders, fl. 1983, Gary Avis, fl. 1989, Marianela Núñez, 1982-, Carlos Acosta, 1973- and Tamara Rojo, 1974-, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Royal Ballet (Opus Arte, 2009), 2 hours 5 mins
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