English National Ballet — Lest We Forget

20 - 29 Sep 2018

Archived Show
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Sadler's Wells

Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R

Live Drawing Workshop

Friday 21 September
10am - 1pm

£20

Start the morning with an open discussion led by specialist visual artist, Heidi Wigmore, on the nature of live drawing and the different skills required to capture the moving body.

Then enter the auditorium as English National Ballet dancers take their daily ballet class, for a drawing session with a unique viewpoint. The workshop includes professional feedback on the work created and refreshments.

The workshop is open to all levels of ability though previous live drawing experience may be advantageous. Participants must bring their own dry drawing materials to the workshop

Adult Ballet Workshop

Saturday 22 September
9.30am - 12.30pm

£20

Take part in a ballet class focusing on core technical elements of flexibility, strength and alignment, combined with the artistry and expressive qualities to bring the ballet to life. Learn extracts from Lest We Forget with English National Ballet dance artists.

Following this, catch a glimpse of English National Ballet dancers taking their daily class on stage as they prepare for the performance.

Morning Professional Class

Friday 28 September
9.30 - 11am

£12

This advanced ballet class is for professional freelance dancers and those currently studying at vocational schools.

Take part in morning ballet class focusing on core technical elements of flexibility, strength and alignment, combined with the artistry and expressive qualities of ballet.

Royal British Legion Donation

On Monday 24 September, English National Ballet and Sadler’s Wells are gifting a performance of Lest We Forget to the Royal British Legion, as part of a national movement to say Thank You to the entire generation who lived through the First World War.

Free tickets will be donated to current serving personnel and veterans across a number of organisations, from Chelsea Pensioners to War Widows, and many more. For more information please visit the Royal British Legion’s website https://www.britishlegion.org.uk/remembrance/ww1-centenary/thank-you/



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Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R

 

Sadler's Wells

Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R