Anthony Dowell
Sir Anthony James Dowell, CBE (born 16 February 1943) is a retired British ballet dancer and former Artistic Director of The Royal Ballet. Dowell was one of the great premiers danseurs nobles of the t...
Ninette de Valois
Dame Ninette de Valois, OM, CH, DBE, FRAD, FISTD (6 June 1898 – 8 March 2001) was an Irish-born British dancer, teacher, choreographer and director of classical ballet. Most notably, s...
Ninette de Valois - Wikipedia
John Field (dancer)
John Field (22 October 1921, Doncaster – 3 August 1991, Esher) was an English ballet dancer, choreographer, director and teacher. He was a renowned member of the Vic-Wells Ballet and Sadler's Wells T...
John Field (dancer) - Wikipedia
Job: A Masque for Dancing
Job: A Masque for Dancing is a one act ballet produced for the Vic-Wells Ballet in 1931. Regarded as a crucial work in the development of British ballet, Job was the first ballet to be produced by an ...
Kenneth MacMillan
Sir Kenneth MacMillan (11 December 1929 – 29 October 1992) was a British ballet dancer and choreographer who was artistic director of the Royal Ballet in London between 1970 and 1977, a...
Bar aux Folies-Bergère (ballet)
Bar aux Folies-Bergère is a one-act ballet created in 1934, with scenario and choreography by Ninette de Valois, and designs by William Chappell after Manet. The music consists of piano works by Emman...
Bar aux Folies-Bergère (ballet) - Wikipedia
Frederick Ashton
Sir Frederick William Mallandaine Ashton OM, CH, CBE (17 September 1904 – 18 August 1988) was a British ballet dancer and choreographer. He also worked as a director and choreographer i...
Frederick Ashton - Wikipedia
Ross Stretton
Ross Stretton (6 June 1952 – 16 June 2005) was an Australian ballet dancer and artistic director. As a dancer, he performed with the Australian Ballet, the Joffrey Ballet and the American Ballet Theat...
The Rake's Progress (ballet)
The Rake's Progress is a short 1935 ballet based on the drawings of William Hogarth, with music by Gavin Gordon (1901-1970), choreography by Ninette de Valois, and set design by Rex Whistler. Gavin Go...
The Rake's Progress (ballet) - Wikipedia
Monica Mason
Dame Monica Mason DBE (born 6 September 1941) is a former ballet dancer, and artistic director of the Royal Ballet in London from 2002 to 2012.
Monica Margaret Mason was born in Johannesburg, Sout...
Anthony Russell-Roberts
Anthony de Villeneuve Russell-Roberts CBE, (born 25 March 1944) is a British businessman and opera manager
Russell-Roberts is the son of Francis Douglas Russell-Roberts and the pianist Edith Marga...
Checkmate (ballet)
Checkmate is a one act ballet created by the choreographer Ninette de Valois and composer Arthur Bliss. The idea for the ballet was proposed by Bliss, and subsequently produced by de Valois for the V...
Checkmate (ballet) - Wikipedia
Job (ballet)
Job: A Masque for Dancing is a one act ballet produced for the Vic-Wells Ballet in 1931. Regarded as a crucial work in the development of British ballet, Job was the first ballet to be produced by an ...