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Former head of Junior Associates, Jocelyn Mather, dies

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To mark the occasion of the naming of a train ‘The Birmingham Royal Ballet’ in 1990, Jocelyn Mather accompanied children of the Junior Associates to the ceremony, where they were met by Dame Ninette de Valois.

We are deeply saddened to announce that Jocelyn Mather, former Principal of our Junior Associate programme, died last week after […]


Firebird project nominated for top London award

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We are proud to announce that Firebird, a partnership project we ran with local schools last year, has been nominated for Outstanding […]


Young choreographers: Ninette de Valois Award winners

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Visitors were treated to an impressive display of young choreographic talent last night at our Ninette de Valois Junior Choreographic […]


We announce our Summer Season 2015

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Click to enlarge Our 2015 Summer Season at the Royal Opera House will include five performance in the Linbury Studio […]


We launch our museum collections on the Archives Hub

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We are pleased to announce a new profile for White Lodge Museum on the Archives Hub. A freely available online resource, […]


Students celebrate World Book Day with author Ali Sparkes

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Award-winning author Ali Sparkes visited Years 7, 8 and 9 students last week as part of our World Book Day celebrations. […]


Spring Celebration: a showcase of British dance training

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Click photos to enlarge   On Saturday 7 March we teamed up with three other leading UK ballet schools for […]


Student commended at writing awards

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Vlada with the Mayor of Richmond - Councillor Jane Boulton. Photo: Emma Durnford

On Sunday, Year 7 student Vlada, was a finalist in the Young Writers’ Awards organised by artsrichmond. Vlada’s poem, Snowflakes, […]


Advancing Creativity

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  Click photos to enlarge On Thursday and Friday evening last week we showcased two key strands of our work, […]


primarySTEPS new Level 1 intake

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This January we welcomed the new Level 1 children to the after school classes in all five centres. Equal numbers […]