For the ballet-curious
What’s behind that enchanted world you see on stage? How did ballet evolve? What should you wear to a performance? Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about this breathtaking art form.
Going to the ballet
What to wear, when to clap, where to sit: we’ve got all the tips for a perfect night out.Discover
A short history of ballet
The evolution of ballet spans half a millennium. In this short history, we explore some of its most important (and juiciest) developments.Discover
Everything you always wanted to know about balletDiscover
Delve deeper into the art form with dancer profiles, guides to our ballets, photo galleries, interviews and more.Learn more