While we have been busy discussing whether only a perfect series of 32 fouettés will do for the character of Odile, the Black Swan, Alice Pennefather dropped by the general rehearsal of ENB’s Swan Lake and took these beautiful shots:
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All Photos: © Alice Pennefather
About Alice Pennefather:
With a twin brother flying high as a star of the Royal Ballet, Alice’s creative talents lie in image making. After studying photography at Falmouth College of Arts, she spent 6 years travelling and working abroad, focusing on scuba diving and filming underwater. She has recently returned to London and rediscovered her love of everything Ballet. Alice now works as a freelance photographer, and is a regular at the Royal Ballet General Rehearsals – photographing for us here at The Ballet Bag.
You can see more of Alice’s work at Alice Pennefather – Dance Photography.