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…

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.

A week in choreology with The Royal Ballet

Here is a blog post that Steven Doran submitted after his one week work experience with the Notation Department of the Royal Ballet in February 2015. Steven is the second work experience candidate who has benefited from this program. ‘My involvement with the Notation Department of The Royal Ballet is an offshoot of my Music…

Lorraine’s work experience

  One week in The Royal Ballet’s Notation department This is a Diary that Lorraine wrote during her work experience with us at The Royal Ballet. For the first time this season the notation department has offered the possibility of a work experience placement. Lorraine is the first person to take part in this programme…