Birmingham Royal Ballet are currently overseas, performing a programme of three one-act ballets in Munich. For those of you unable to attend, here are three videos showing rehearsal footage of each of the three pieces being performed!

Tyrone Singleton and Céline Gittens in studio rehearsals for Two Step, part of Take Five. Music by Dave Brubeck, choreography by David Bintley.

Victoria Marr rehearses the role of the Black Queen in Ninette De Valois’ Checkmate. With Jonathan Payn as the Red King. You can see more Checkmate rehearsal videos by clicking here!

Sir Anthony Dowell and Dame Antointee Sibley coach Natasha Oughtred and Joseph Caley in The Dream. Along with extended rehearsal footage, Marion Tait, now Assistant Director, explains the value of first-hand experience in keeping choreography alive.