English National Ballet

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Olivier awards 2022: the full list of winners
Find out who won what at the Royal Albert Hall ceremony where Cabaret was toasted and Life of Pi proved a roaring success

Chris Wiegand

10, Apr, 2022 @8:35 PM

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The Forsythe Evening; Traplord review – a sugar rush and a bitter bill
William Forsythe delivers a dazzling fusion of classical ballet and pop, Ivan Michael Blackstock a bold examination of black masculinity

Sarah Crompton

10, Apr, 2022 @8:00 AM

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English National Ballet: The Forsythe Evening review – feel the funk
The energy is infectious as William Forsythe blends classical ballet with soul, house and R&B, from James Blake to Barry White

Lyndsey Winship

01, Apr, 2022 @10:34 AM

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Ballet stars to raise humanitarian funds for Ukraine with London gala
Ivan Putrov and Alina Cojocaru announce event featuring artists from Royal Ballet, English National Ballet and Paris Opera Ballet

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

10, Mar, 2022 @1:53 PM

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Raymonda review – passion carries Tamara Rojo’s parting shot
The plot’s still a problem but the dancers give their all in the outgoing ENB artistic director’s bold attempt to bring an old classic in from the cold

Sarah Crompton

22, Jan, 2022 @1:00 PM

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English National Ballet: Raymonda review – a bold, lavish refit of the Petipa classic
Coliseum, London
Even if the drama disappoints in parts, the music and dancing in Tamara Rojo’s brave, inventive take on the 19th-century, will-she-won’t-she love story is a delight

Sanjoy Roy

19, Jan, 2022 @11:06 AM

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A 10-year triumph: how Tamara Rojo transformed English National Ballet
The dancer, choreographer and artistic director has shown great ambition and had an astonishing impact at the company

Lyndsey Winship

12, Jan, 2022 @1:09 PM

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Tamara Rojo to leave English National Ballet after 10 years as artistic director
The Spanish dancer will step down later this year, becoming artistic director at San Francisco Ballet, where her husband is a principal

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

11, Jan, 2022 @5:10 PM

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Raymonda reborn: Tamara Rojo on ditching the sexism, Arab stereotypes, and 32 one-legged jumps
The ENB director has pulled the story forward to the Crimean war, given the female lead a strong new character based on Florence Nightingale – and adapted the choreography for today’s more slender dancers

Lyndsey Winship

04, Jan, 2022 @2:30 PM

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Ex-principal dancer at English National Ballet jailed for abusing students
Yat-Sen Chang sentenced to nine years after using ‘fame and prestige’ to sexually abuse young dancers

Ben Quinn

20, Oct, 2021 @5:57 PM

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Creature review – Akram Khan struggles with the weight of the world
Jeffrey Cirio and Erina Takahashi dazzle for a sharp ENB, but this long-awaited new work is all message, no story

Sarah Crompton

02, Oct, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Creature review – Akram Khan’s anticlimactic apocalypse
Starring the superb Jeffrey Cirio, Khan’s third work for ENB is full of urgent ideas. But you can’t tell what they are without reading the programme

Lyndsey Winship

24, Sep, 2021 @2:22 PM

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