Yuhui Choe andÂ Ryoichi Hirano are one of the highlights in the current Royal Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty revival, with Mr. Crisp singling them out for praise: “a charming and very promising debut as Aurora, with Ryoichi Hirano a Prince of attractive nobility”.Â Alice Pennefather captured them at theÂ general end of last month and, at long last, here are some of her captivating images:
Click to launch slideshow: [nggallery id=79] All Photos: Â© Alice Pennefather, courtesy of ROH
About Alice Pennefather:
With a twin brother flying high as a star of the Royal Ballet, Aliceâ€™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 â€“ photographing for us here at The Ballet Bag.
You can see more of Aliceâ€™s work at Alice Pennefather â€“ Dance Photography.