In Conversation with Jeanetta Laurence

When: Wednesday 8th June 2016 at 6pm Where: A Guest Lecture Series event in Cormani Studio, at the Royal Academy of Dance, London SW11 3RA What: The 2016 Guest Lecture Series celebrates women who have made a significant mark in the field of dance and dance education. The second event in this year’s series of…

Preserving The Royal Ballet history

Through the generations many notators have been dedicated to preserving the repertoire of The Royal Ballet. To start our archiving challenge, we created a new digital catalogue to include all the Benesh Notation score details. After creating the catalogue, we started to sort out the actual score folders.

World Ballet Day 2015

Thursday 1st of October is World Ballet Day!
For the 2nd year this exciting event is happening where you can witness 24h live from ballet companies around the world. During The Royal Ballet streaming you will be able to see two Notator live in Action Amanda Eyles will be in the rehearsal of Viscera at 1.35pm BST and Anna Trevien will be in the rehearsal of Carmen at 3.15pm BST and Nutcracker snowflakes at 3.35pm BST

Writing a score in Benesh

I’m currently getting ready for going to teach Christopher Wheeldon ballet The Winter’s Tale with the National Ballet of Canada in Toronto which was originally premiered in 2014 with The Royal Ballet. As I was notating a section I thought that I should film myself writing a section that I am currently working on and could…

Applications now open!

LAST WEEK TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATIONS! Closing date Saturday 30th of May 8am After the success of this season, we will be continuing offering work experience places in the Benesh Notation Department of The Royal Ballet during the 2015-16 season. This is a unique opportunity the witness first hand working as a Benesh Notator in…