🎉 Happy birthday to founder of The Royal Ballet Ninette de Valois, born #onthisday in 1898! De Valois is widely regarded as one of the most influential figures in the history of dance Here is a clip from her brilliant ballet Coppélia featuring @MNunezOfficial and @balletboy09
♟️ This brilliant photo, taken in 1947, shows dancer Harold Turner as First Red Knight in Checkmate The premise of this one-act ballet, created by Ninette de Valois, was that the chess pieces become animated and act out human emotions #ThrowbackThursday
Herstory: Ireland's Epic Women Last in the series. Tonight - 8:30pm on @RTEOne A profile of Co Wicklow-born ballet dancer, teacher and choreographer Ninette de Valois, who was artistic director and founder of the Royal Ballet School. #RTEHerstory
? After a phenomenal run, The Royal Ballet's Coppélia has its final performance on the Main Stage this evening! This magical moment from Ninette de Valois’ ballet shows the toys coming to life inside Dr Coppélius' house ? What did you think of Coppélia? #ROHcoppelia
Dame Ninette de Valois was known as the 'godmother' of English and Irish ballet. In this special blog we explore her amazing career, during which she took on the roles of prima ballerina, choreographer, teacher and business woman #Ballet #Dance
Introducing Ninette de Valois, our Hidden Credit for this week. Originally from Ireland, Ninette established the internationally renowned classical ballet company, . Find out more on our Instagram page #HiddenCredits #BehindEveryGreatCity
Dear , your slogan is ‘have it your way’. This is a lie. My mate Ninette asked for her burger to be reversed (two patties on outside, bun in the middle plus 14 tomatoes). This is what she got. The woman is totally devastated.
Dear . Your slogan is ‘The People Who Give You Extra’. I sent in my mate Ninette (pictured) to pay in £50 & ask for a bit extra. She didn’t even get out the building with a handful of pamphlets or a pen with a chain on it. You’ve ruined her life.
Hi . The slogan for the Switch is ‘Play Anytime, Anywhere, with Anyone’. Put your money where your mouth is. This is my mate Ninette and she wants to play at the Soho Secret Tea Rooms at 5:15pm with . Go.