“A beautiful book… a book to revive many memories for those who know the Company well and it may inspire many others to visit Birmingham Hippodrome in the future, remembering always the name Birmingham Royal Ballet means top quality” –Birmingham Post
“A sumptuous coffee table book” –Dancing Times
“BRB has become a tour de force in the ballet world… what makes this book so interesting is the contextualized passages of writing in amongst the beautiful photographs…bound to delight ballet novices and balletomanes alike” –Exeunt Magazine
'I came to Birmingham with the view to being creative, and today I believe we have not only successfully secured the future of the Company, but the whole dance culture in the city of Birmingham. We are geared for great things.' –David Bintley, BRB Director
Twenty years ago, Birmingham Royal Ballet (BRB) took the brave step to set up on its own in Birmingham. It was the making of this marvelous company of dancers and dance makers. Now one of the foremost international ballet companies in the world, this book celebrates this story through stunning pictures.
Fully illustrated with stunning photographs, and classically put together this will make a beautiful gift book for all ballet lovers. Wonderful productions, wonderful dancers, a fairy tale made real.