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Ballet

Ballet dates back to the royal courts of 17th-century Europe. Styles of choreography have changed radically over the years, through the Romantic, Classical and 20th-century ballet periods. The V&A holds a large collection of ballet-related items in its Theatre & Performance collections including set designs, costumes, production photographs and orchestral scores.

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Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909 - 1929 (Paperback)

Diaghilev and the Golden Age of the Ballets Russes 1909 - 1929 (Paperback)

‘A sumptuous illustrated catalog.’ Suzy Menkes, International Herald Tribune Serge Diaghilev (1872–1929) was an extraordinarily gif…

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International Training Course

The Victoria and Albert Museum welcomes applications for ‘Creating Innovative Learning Programmes’, its new one week intensive course. This is a unique training opportunity for museum professionals from overseas who are interested in attracting and programming for a range of museum audiences.

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Event - Theatre and Performance Tour

Sat 14 March 2015–Thu 31 December 2015

TOUR: Take a guided tour of the V&A's exciting theatre and performance collections, including rock & pop posters, theatre and ballet costumes, puppets, stage sets and more! See new costumes from the Lion King now on display.

Starting at the Meeting Point, Grand Entrance at 14.00. Tours last approximately 1 hour

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