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ABOUT

BTUK 2 is the Junior Ballet Company of Ballet Theatre UK featuring dancers training in their final year of study at the company's affiliated Ballet School.

The aim of BTUK 2 is to create new and innovative work, providing performance opportunities to exceptional dancers at the start of their classical careers. 

Featuring new adaptations of classical repertoire as well as featuring new choreography in ballet, neoclassical and contemporary dance genres. 

BTUK 2 Dancers  

 Lois 
 Bullough 

Northumberland, England

 Chrissie 
 Allen  

Dublin, Ireland 

 Michael 
 Maple   

Kent, England 

 Florence 
 Blackwood   

Dorset, England 

 Rosie 
 Hall 

Barnham, England 

 Freya 
 Hough 

Beverley, England 

 Paul 
 Meneu 

Quimper, France 

 Sophie 
 Piper  

West Midlands, England 

 Melissa 
 Riggs   

St Ives, England 

 Olivia 
 Wright   

Essex, England 

 Posie 
 Nelms   

Oakham, England 

 Nathan 
 Anson    

Walsall, England  

 Ciara 
 Donovan-Hill 

London, England 

 Iman 
..El Maghili-Fisker 

Horsens, Denmark 

 Annelise 
 Manojlovic  

Leeds, England 

 Sophie 
 Barton  

Sandy, England 

UPCOMING EVENTS

We are excited to announce our upcoming project titled EMANATE.

This digital programme will feature six pieces of dance, all created during the lockdown. Featuring new work by Artistic Director, Christopher Moore, as well as dancers of the Ballet Theatre UK company and school faculty members. 

The programme will be screened online, Friday 16th April, 2021 7.30pm GMT. 

Tickets for the streaming event are available by donation. Proceeds will contribute towards the project and future events for BTUK 2 and its dancers. 

PROGRAMME

'Kingdome of Shades
Highlights from Act III La Bayadare'

Music by Ludwig Minkus
Choreography by Marius Petipa, restaged by Grace Blundell, Jake Davies and Christopher Moore

Performed by all BTUK 2 dancers, featuring

Lois Bullough as Nikiya and Michael Maple as Solor

'Internal Internment'

Music, 'Home' by Martynas Lau

Choreography by Charlotte Davis

Performed by Chrissie Allen, Florence Blackwood, Lois Bullough, Freya Hough, Annelise Manojlovic, Posie Nelms, Melissa Riggs, and Sophie Piper

'dis:CONNECT'

Music by Anik

Choreography by Christopher Moore

Performed by Olivia Wright and Michael Maple 

'Tabula Rasa'

Music, 'Forever Sunrise' by Johnny Eastern
Choreography by Courtney Evans 

Performed by Sophie Barton, Ciara Donovan-Hill, Rosie Hall and Iman El Maghili-Fisker

'Severance'

Music, 'Forgotten' by Martynas Lau
Choreography by Ewan Hambelton

Performed by Michael Maple, Paul Meneu and Nathan Anson 

'The Dying Swan'

Music by Camille Saint-Saëns

Choreography by Mikhail Fokine

Performed by female dancers of BTUK 2 joined by guest artists from Ballet Theatre UK Company, past and present, including Emily Boswall, Ester Cameron, Claire Corruble, Inês Ferreira, Rose Hardiman, Miriam Konnerth, Katie Norman, Anna Yliaho and Stella Casson Du Mont.

HOW TO BOOK . . .

You can now book your tickets to watched our digital streaming of EMANATE via Eventbrite.

Donations made will support Ballet Theatre UK, BTUK 2 and its dancers/creatives for their future projects and productions. 

We thank you for your support. 

ADDRESS

 

Leicestershire House, The Borough, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 1NL

CONTACT

 

Tel: 01455 254 920 
Email: info@ballettheatreuk.com

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