The shoes worn by the world’s leading ballerinas are made in Hackney by Freed of London the pre-eminent shoemaker to the theatrical profession, producing more than one hundred and fifty thousand pairs a year to supply companies scattered around the globe.
Wondering what a typical day at the English National Ballet School is like? Have a look at this great video that takes us behind the scenes of one of the Prix de Lausanne’s partner schools. See also an interview with Artistic Director Tamara Rojo
This could be just what your dancer child wants for Christmas? 9 Girls - 4 Weeks - 1 Dream. A behind-the-scenes story of what it takes to become a dancer. A documentary film that follows nine young ballet dancers as they compete for highly coveted spots at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School