Hacia arriba

Danza Ballet


Dame Ninette de Valois – Conference 2011

7 mayo, 2010

The Royal Ballet School is to host a Conference to mark the 10th Anniversary of the death of the Founder of The Royal Ballet School and Companies, Dame Ninette de Valois OM, CH, DBE (1898 – 2001).

Entitled Ninette de Valois: Adventurous Traditionalist this significant and wide-reaching event will be held over the first weekend of April, 2011; opening at the Upper School, Floral Street, Covent Garden on 1-2 April, and concluding on Sunday 3 April at the Lower School, White Lodge, Richmond Park.

The aim of the Conference is to facilitate a rigorous and multi-disciplinary exploration of de Valois’ life and legacy, while promoting a productive exchange between dance practitioners, academics, social historians and cultural commentators, in the context of ballet and the wider theatre.

The Conference Committee will be chaired by Jane Pritchard, Curator of Dance, Theatre and Performance Collections at the V&A Museum. Committee members are Prof. Elizabeth Schafer, Professor of Drama and Theatre Studies at Royal Holloway College, London; Dr. Libby Worth, Senior Lecturer in Theatre Practice at Royal Holloway College, London; Kevin O’Hare, Administrative Director of The Royal Ballet; Derek Purnell, former Chief Executive of Birmingham Royal Ballet; Jay Jolley, Assistant Director of The Royal Ballet School; Anna Meadmore, Curator of White Lodge Museum and Royal Ballet School Collections. Communications Adviser, Jim Fletcher.

Demand is expected to be high, so please register your interest in booking for this event as soon as possible by emailing: conference@royalballetschool.co.uk.

You can also telephone us on 020 8392 8440, using the Conference enquiry line, Option 8. Full details will be sent to you on application.

On 26 March 2010 the Conference website will go live and it will be possible to access regular updates about contributors, events and the development of resources from the Conference proceedings. Go to:


Press enquiries: Jim Fletcher, Development Manager, The Royal Ballet School. Tel: 020-7845 7074. Mobile: 07768 455667. Email: jimf@royalballetschool.co.uk

De Valois Conference Administration

The Royal Ballet School

White Lodge • Richmond Park

Surrey • TW10 5HR

Tel: 020 8392 8440 (Option 8)

E-mail: conference@royalballetschool.co.uk


For more information visit www.royalballetschool.co.uk

personalidades  Dame Ninette de Valois   Conference 2011

Dame Ninette de Valois – Conference 2011
en Danza Ballet

© 2005 – 2010 Danza Ballet


Nikita Alexandrovich Dolgushin (1938 – 2012)   Скончался народный артист СССР Никита А...
DISPARITION DE ROSELLA HIGHTOWER C’est avec une profonde tristesse que nous avons appris la disparition de Rosella Hightower, survenue dans la matinée du 4 novembre à l’âge de 88 ans. Elle est la première ballerine américaine qui ait gag...
John Neumeier celebrates his 70th birthday   In 2013 Hamburg’s ballet director looks back at 40 years as head of THE HAMBURG BALLET On February 24th, John Neumeier celebrates his 70th birthday. The director of THE HAMBURG BALLET was born in Milwaukee/Wisconsin (USA) in 1942. He w...
Anna Pávlova: La misionera de la danza Artista única y fundamental en la historia del ballet, la bailarina rusa Anna Pávlova fue una revolución viviente. Líder de la generación conocida como “nuevo ballet ruso”, fundó su propia compañía, con la que conquistó el planeta, y fue fundamental...
FRANCIS MASON MEMORIAL There will be a Memorial for Francis Mason on Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 2:00 pm at The Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue (at 19th Street). The speakers and program will be announced soon. It is open to the general public. Francis Mason (88), a cul...
Fallece Mariemma Bailarina, coreógrafa, profesora y directora de danza española, Guillermina Martínez Cabrejas, más conocida por Mariemma, quien ha muerto hoy, estaba considerada como una de las artistas españolas más prest...

Ballet Barcelona - Carolina de Pedro Pascual

Uso de cookies

Este sitio web utiliza cookies y Google Analitycs para que usted tenga la mejor experiencia de usuario. Si continúa navegando está dando su consentimiento para la aceptación de las mencionadas, y de nuestra política de cookies, privacidad y RGPD ACEPTAR

Aviso de cookies