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Matthew Bourne's radical take on Romeo and Juliet returns to Sadler's Wells following its sell-out first run there four years ago
The vigour, sunshine and sheer artistry of Andalucia return to London with the 2023 edition of Sadler's Wells Flamenco Festival
Australian Ballet returns to London with Balanchine's glittering Jewels and a one-off 60th anniversary gala
Young dancers from the UK and abroad join forces for the Next Generation Festival at the Linbury Theatre this summer
May has an international flavour
Matthew Bourne's unique, gothic take on the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale, already a hit on stage, comes to a cinema near your in the summer
In an improbable but exciting marriage between ballet and hard rock, Birmingham Royal Ballet joins forces with Black Sabbath – you can see it at Sadler's Wells
BRB2, the brand-new junior company of Birmingham Royal Ballet, has its London debut at the Linbury Theatre with an eclectic programme picked by director Carlos Acosta
The Royal Ballet's last programme of the season is a triple bill showcasing choreographers Wayne McGregor, Christopher Wheeldon and Kenneth MacMillan
Royal Ballet principal dancer Laura Morera talks proud endings and new beginnings as she prepares to forsake the stage after a long and remarkable career
English National Ballet's Cinderella-in-the-round adapts Christopher Wheeldon's detailed production to the vast space of the Royal Albert Hall
The great Carlos Acosta returns to the Royal Opera House with Carlos at 50, a programme that celebrates another landmark in his illustrious life and career
Summer 2023 welcomes the return to London of the Australian Ballet, says goodbye to a much-loved Royal Ballet ballerina and celebrates a very special birthday
Dance with a spring in its step
Berlin, New York and Johannesburg dance in London
On the eve of the ROH world premiere of Secret Things, Culture Whisper discusses The Royal Ballet’s new commission with its choreographer Pam Tanowitz and composer Anna Clyne
Banish the winter blues with thrilling dance
The Royal Opera House adds three key works from The Royal Ballet repertoire to its Stream option
French director Cedric Klapisch and contemporary dance choreographer Hofesh Shechter talk to Eleonore Dresch about making a movie together.
London hosted outstanding dance in 2022
As the ROH alternative Christmas show prepares to open at the Linbury, its creator Ben Duke tells Culture Whisper why the un-Christmassy Greek myth of Medea caught his fancy
Variety is the spice of Christmas dance
Dance at its most varied this month
As he prepares for the most demanding role of his career so far, Royal Ballet principal Vadim Muntagirov talks exclusively to Culture Whisper about mad bad Prince Rudolf
A promising opening of the 2022-23 season
Music, theatre, visual arts and dance were the richer for the patronage of Queen Elizabeth II, who has died, aged 96
Giselle, Bach… and The Trocks return
As the gala in honour of Rudolf Nureyev approaches, we talk to Paris Opera Ballet Star Germain Louvet about the legendary dancer’s indelible presence and influence
London hosts dance from four continents
Choreographer Didy Veldman talks to Culture Whisper about her new Carmen, tailor-made for the Russian superstar ballerina Natalia Osipova
In the run-up to the premiere of The Royal Ballet’s season blockbuster, Christopher Wheeldon’s Like Water for Chocolate, the ballet’s composer, Joby Talbot, talks to Culture Whisper
May offers some unmissable dance shows