Royal Opera House Opens New Exhibition 2010 | Sergei Polunin
Royal Opera House Opens New Exhibition 2010

Royal Opera House Opens New Exhibition 2010

October 21, 2010

Royal Ballet principal dancers Tamara Rojo and Sergei Polunin announce the opening of a new exhibition from Royal Opera House Collections and The Lowry, Manchester.  Tamara and Sergei are wearing the costumes from “Birthday Offering.”

“Birthday Offering” is a pièce d’occasion in one scene choreographed by Frederick Ashton to music by Alexander Glazunov, arranged by Robert Irving. The ballet was created in 1956, to celebrate the Royal Ballet’s 25th anniversary. The first performance took place on 5 May 1956 at the Royal Opera House, London.

Embed from Getty Images

Comments are closed.




%d bloggers like this: