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Rigoletto Opera History

RIGOLETTO – A tragic tale of misunderstanding, revenge and sacrifice Rigoletto is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi, set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, and based on the play “Le Roi s’amuse” by Victor Hugo. Verdi was commissioned to write a new opera by La Fenice opera house in Venice in […]

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Upcoming Ballet Tour 2014

We now have less then a month until our 7th Ballet season kicks off in England. As you can imagine we are busy busy busy organising last bits for the tour. The posters are distributed to the theatres The tickets are on sale and the ballet cast are busy rehearsing for their upcoming tour. This […]

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Sneak Peak: We have fairy tale creatures too!

Pantomime season will shortly be upon us! If you are looking for some fairy tale creates to entertain yourself and your children this Autumn then certainly consider our ballet performance of Sleeping Beauty. You may just recognised some well known and well loved fairy tale characters!

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Sneak Peak: Sleeping Beauty

I hope you enjoyed our last Sneak Peak Post. I really enjoy sharing pictures of the tours coming up with you. Its great to share sneak peaks behind the scenes and to get people excited for the tour. There are only a few more weeks until our Autumn tour premieres so here are some behind […]

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Romeo and Juliet story

For the first time this year Russian State Ballet and Opera House will be bringing the mesmerising ballet, Romeo and Juliet to a theatre near you. The world’s greatest love story “for never was a story of more woe, than this of Juliet and Romeo”. (William Shakespeare) For more information about Romeo and Juliet, about […]

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The Nutcracker Story

After last year success Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back to perform The Nutcracker. “The Nutcracker” Ballet created by one of the most famous Russian composers Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky was shown for the first time on 18 December 1892 at the Mariinsky Theatre, St.Petersburg. It was performed along with Tchaikovsky’s Opera, Iolanta. More […]

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