Images Ballet Company (formerly Images of Dance) was created in 1991 under the Artistic Directorship of Margaret Barbieri and the guidance of Dame Alicia Markova. The company was founded to provide classical ballet dancers with invaluable performing experience and was re-launched under its new title, Images Ballet Company, in September 2015, under the Artistic Direction of Jennifer Jackson. It presents diverse programmes of new, innovative ballets, as well as revivals of significant works including an element of live music.
Clearcut books and manages the company’s tour and provides professional advice to the Artistic Director and London Studio Centre.
Historically the company has performed classical repertoire and new choreography, premiering works by choreographers including Matthew Bourne, Christopher Wheeldon, Mark Baldwin, Adam Cooper, Wayne Sleep and William Tuckett, as well as Jennifer Jackson. Senior principal members from major companies, such as The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet and Rambert Dance Company rehearse and workshop with the company.
Images Ballet Company dancers have gone on to join and perform with prominent companies including Royal Ballet Company, English National Ballet, Scottish Ballet, Dutch National Ballet, Rambert Dance Company, New Adventures, Royal Swedish Ballet, Vienna Festival Ballet, The Peter Schaufuss Ballet and Ballet Ireland.
Click here to find out more about Images Ballet Company and to enquire about performance dates please email intotoandimages[at]gmail.com
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