We finished off another brilliant season with our very first performances at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow earlier this month. We’re now pleased to announce promotions and new joiners for next season.
Congratulations to our dancers being promoted within the Company:
Aitor Arrieta, Katja Khaniukova and Ken Saruhashi are promoted to First Soloist
Julia Conway, Daniel McCormick and Erik Woolhouse are promoted to First Artist
As the ENB publicity machine has only seen fit to allot one sentence to the departure of principal Begoña Cao, I thought I would try to rectify this by paying my own tribute to this exceptional artist.
Cao was born in London of Spanish parents and trained at Arts Educational School and the Royal Ballet School. Upon graduation, she was immediately offered a contract by Derek Deane to join English National Ballet and has remained with the company ever since, notching up an amazing t