One year. Seven ballets. Ten theatres. Eighty performances.
Birmingham Royal Ballet presents a season of Shakespeare adaptations, with a host of beloved characters leaping from page to stage.
To mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, experience all of your favourites as you've never seen them before - book now to avoid missing out!
A brand-new collaboration between Designer Rae Smith (War Horse) and Choreographer David Bintley (Cinderella, Hobson's Choice), The Tempest will be a bold and ambitious ballet, with Birmingham Royal Ballet's dancers being pushed further than ever before.
Find out more about this amazing new production which will be performed in Birmingham, London, Sunderland and Plymouth this October.
Wink, based on Sonnet 43
American choreographer Jessica Lang returns to create a new work for Birmingham Royal Ballet, following the success of 2012's Lyric Pieces. Taking inspiration from Shakespeare's sonnets, Lang's newest ballet, Wink, captures the poetry and rhythms of the Bard's most elegant works.
Appearing as part of the Company's triple bills at the Lowry, Salford, Sadler's Wells, London and Theatre Royal Plymouth.
Inspired by Shakespeare's Othello, José Limón created The Moor's Pavane in 1949. Tightly focussing on four characters and their jealousy, the piece distils the passion and drama of this famous play into a thrilling one-act tragedy.