Tag Archives: Birmingham Royal Ballet

It’s All About Alys

A year or so ago, Dance Spirit associate editor Margaret Fuhrer came into the office raving about this ballerina she’d seen.More »

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The Brave Ballerina

Odds are, the first time you saw Alys Shee, she was doing fouettés. There’s a now-famous YouTube clip of her nailingMore »

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Black Swans

A week from Friday, Birmingham Royal Ballet soloist Céline Gittens will dance Odette/Odile in the company’s production of Swan Lake.More »

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The Dirt: Dusty Button

Sure, Dusty Button looks like your typical pretty ballerina: She’s got a lovely face with big doe eyes, and sheMore »

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