Film Review: Bolshoi Babylon

The Bolshoi is a ballet company with a worldwide reputation for producing undeniably dramatic performances with a focus on big jumps and exquisite dramatic dancing. Ballet is an art form that is close to Russia’s heart as a country. Historically Russia has used ballet as an ambassador for their nation, sending their ballet… View Post

2015 Holiday Ballet Social Media Roundup

Happy New Year! The holiday season is finally coming to a close, and we hope you have enjoyed the festive Nutcracker filled season (unless you dance for the Royal Ballet in which case the Nuts won’t stop until mid January). Please enjoy our 2015 Holiday Ballet Social Media Roundup which… View Post

Andre and Darcey Bussell’s Ballet Heroes

Skipping my Nutcracker review, I decided to just relax and enjoy some of the Christmas specials we are being delighted with on TV. This year the BBC has stepped up it’s game by heavily promoting dance with Nureyev: Dance to Freedom earlier this month, Carlos Acosta’s Carmen on Christmas Day,… View Post

Happy Holidays from Pas De Blog!

We hope everyone is enjoying the festive season and looking forward to a wonderful start to 2016. Check out some posts you may have missed from us over the year, and we will see you in 2016! Reviews:  The Royal Ballet’s Carmen Mixed Bill – Morgan’s Review, Andre’s Review  The… View Post

Everybody Ballet: Masterclass with Roberta Marquez

The two of us who run Pas De Blog met through the wonderful London based adult ballet class company Everybody Ballet. Founded by Isabel McMeekan, a former Royal Ballet ballerina, not only does Everybody Ballet offer a vast variety of levels of adult ballet classes across London with world class teachers, but… View Post