Choreographer Benjamin Millepied will succeed Brigitte Lefèvre as director of the Paris Opéra Ballet, it has been announced. He will take up the position from October 15, 2014.
Black Swan is the most high-profile dance-themed film for years, with Natalie Portman winning an Oscar for her performance as a brittle ballerina struggling with her demons.
The 11th National Dance Awards took place at Sadler’s Wells, London on Monday, January 24. It was an afternoon of celebration, congratulation and Black Swan jokes.