7 June 2017
Dresses worn by Margot Fonteyn and Sylvie Guillem reveal how every element of a ballet is carefully re-assessed for each revival.
24 May 2017
The pair's unique chemistry elevated Ashton's ballet to the point it became sacred to other dancers – only recently has that begun to change.
11 May 2016
Share your memories of first experiences of classical dance from The Royal Ballet and beyond.
9 December 2015
The Christmas line-up features celebrated Royal Opera and Royal Ballet performances, including Carlos Acosta's Carmen and Jonas Kaufmann in Andrea Chénier.
22 September 2015
MacMillan made ballet history with his first full-length ballet.
29 July 2014
The company, formerly known as the Kirov, have dazzled Covent Garden audiences on 11 occasions since 1961.
7 February 2014
The perception that classical dance is a feminine art form is outdated, as these iconic performers demonstrate.
16 October 2013
A quick introduction to Kenneth MacMillan's adaptation of Shakespeare's timeless tragedy.
3 October 2013
Our quick guide to Carlos Acosta's vibrant staging of Marius Petipa's exuberant ballet.
8 October 2012
De Young Museum exhibition on the dancer starts this week.