The Royal Ballet’s Nutcracker: A Photo Gallery

We are now well into Nutcracker season and, if you’re treating the children, you might want to recap with our cheat sheet. Meanwhile, the wonderful Alice Pennefather was at the Royal Ballet’s general rehearsal to photograph the Sugar Plum Fairy of Lauren Cuthbertson, partnered by ABT special guest, Cory Stearns:


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All Photos: © Alice Pennefather, courtesy of ROH


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.

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 alicepennefatherdancephotography.wordpress.com

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