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Royal Ballet commission first full length ballet in 15 yearsAlice in Wonderland


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#1 leonid17

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Posted 19 August 2009 - 08:39 AM

http://www.thisislon...land/article.do

Mr Wheeldon to stage Alice in Wonderland.

#2 ami1436

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Posted 19 August 2009 - 03:51 PM

Wow.

While there are some nice parts to ENB's production, I hope this is a good deal better than that.

#3 Mashinka

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Posted 20 August 2009 - 01:00 AM

Now this really is a good idea

Duck Moat
Up-to-date Swan Lake with aristocratic MP lured to build follies by mysterious Speaker in black. Villain: the Speaker. Music: Sir Peter Maxwell-Davies, Master of the Queen's Musik, who has announced that he is writing a comic opera about the MPs' expenses scandal but who might be asked to change to a ballet score instead.


About time some topicality appeared at the ballet.

#4 innopac

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 08:35 PM

Youtube:

Alice in Wonderland - The Caterpillar & The Mushroom

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#5 cubanmiamiboy

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Posted 06 May 2011 - 09:19 PM



#6 Jayne

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Posted 08 May 2011 - 03:33 PM

Thanks, I really enjoyed it, especially the costumes

#7 Richka

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Posted 08 May 2011 - 04:19 PM

I really enjoy these clips from Alice In Wonderland. Thanx so much. Otherwise most of us would have no idea what it is really like. I look forward to more.

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Posted 13 August 2011 - 01:33 PM

The "Rose Adagio"



I saw Zenaida Yanowsky dance this life and she was spectacular!

#9 esperanto

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Posted 03 February 2012 - 05:12 AM

I guess I must be one of the few who couldn't stand Alice. Not just the music. Alice doesn't look at all like alice. and as she might ask , what's the use of an Alice without Alice? At first I couldn't even decide who was Alice. I could get only half way through when i turned it off. And I love the story of Alice in Wonderland.


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