Mini-portrait #3

he mini-portrait series features the work of a Benesh Notator during the last year. The aim of this series is to show the great variety of work notator can do as well as highlighting the work of many great individuals

World ballet day 2016

World ballet day returns on Tuesday 4th of October 2016. This is for those who haven’t seen it before 24h of live streaming from 5 of the top ballet companies in the world: the Australian Ballet in Sydney, The Bolshoi in Moscow, The Royal Ballet in London, National Ballet of Canada in Toronto and San…

Meeting Jeanetta Laurence

In Conversation with Jeanetta Laurence OBE I was very happy to receive Anna Trevien’s blog post . It told me about the very interesting talk by Jeanetta Laurence at the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Headquarters as part of their Guest Lecture Series celebrating women who have made a significant mark in the field of…

The art of recording a ballet

In January 2016, I had the chance to spend two weeks in the Benesh Notation Department of The Royal Ballet as part of a work experience placement. It was a very interesting and nurturing experience which taught me a lot about the role of the notator in (and outside) the studio. I was following and…