All posts tagged ballet

Edward Watson as Crown Prince Rudolf in The Royal Ballet's Mayerling.© Johan Persson

Mayerling Reviewed: Darkly Psychological and Intricately Emotional

My visits to the Royal Opera House are usually marked by two distinct feelings: the first, upon entering the venue and during the champagne-guzzling intervals is a creeping dread that […]

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Christmas Theatre Picks

Christmas always makes me think of the theatre. A family outing to see the local pantomime or younger siblings’ school nativity is usually on the cards. But what about London? […]

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A Chance to Dance

As a small child I lived for my weekly ballet and tap class, as I grew older this weekly class turned into a daily routine, something I lived and breathed […]

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You Know You’re A Dancer If

It’s 2am and I’ve found myself in the depths of Facebook mindlessly scrolling. I come across a link entitled ‘You Know You’re A ____ If’. The topic of these articles […]

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What Do You Mean You Can’t Dance? You’re A Dancer!

It’s every former ballerina’s worst nightmare: you’re heading to the club with the girls – three glasses of wine in – and Work starts playing. Before you know it your […]