Hunt for next big thing in ballet
By Emma Brady, Birmingham Post
David Bintley hopes to attract the masses to the cultured world of ballet as a major dance contest is staged in Birmingham for the first time.
As Birmingham Royal Ballet's artistic director, he would like to see more people taking an interest in what is seen by many as being an inaccessible art form.
So in a bid to get the public interested, they are being invited to watch students, aged between 15 and 19, compete in the Genee International Ballet Competition finals at the Birmingham Hippodrome on September 28. click for more