In 2015 the Royal Ballet celebrated its founding choreographer Frederick Ashton with two contrasting works he created for the company: Rhapsody, set to Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43, and The Two Pigeons, set to music by André Messager. Go backstage with these special bonus features!
Photo: © Bill Cooper, ROH 2016
Tamara Rojo (Manon), Carlos Acosta (Des Grieux) – The Royal Ballet
Natalia Osipova, Steven Mcrae, Lauren Cuthbertson, Vadim Muntagirov... – The Royal Ballet