Russian State Ballet Sleeping Beauty

Tomorrow evening, the Russian State Ballet brings its well-travelled touring production of Sleeping Beauty to the Assembly Rooms, and ballet lovers are in for a real treat, with the show set to capture the imaginations of all ages. With more than one hundred years of experience behind it, the Russian State Ballet is one of […]

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Scottish Ballets Sleeping Beauty

Ever since its Glasgow premiere back in December 2007, the Scottish Ballets inventive retelling of the Sleeping Beauty has received great plaudits, and is now enjoying a timely and well deserved revival. It follows the typical route of the yuletide productions that Ashley Page, the choreographer and soon to be departing director of the Scottish […]

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Sergei Polunin continues to shine

Sergei Polunin, the accomplished ballet dancer, has recently commented that the stage lights used in shows can conceal and almost eliminate what is happening on stage. The dancer is known to have several tattoos but when he is on stage he makes sure these are covered up. He has recently commented, “I can use make-up […]

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