Join us for a Christmas dance extravaganza, celebrating all forms of dance from the beautiful, magical sugar plum fairy to the Jingle Bell Jive and Santa Salsa, and get festive with Fosse in the musical theatre workshop.
Date: Sunday 10 December
Age: 9-11 Years
Times: 10:30 am - 4 pm
Performance for parents: 3:30 - 4pm
Venue: London Children’s Ballet, 3 Holman Road, Battersea, London, SW11 3RL
Richard Bermange is a teacher, choreographer, director and dance artist. He trained at Central School of Ballet, and had a successful performance career, dancing across the world with companies including; K-Ballet, Tivoli Ballet, The National Ballet of Ireland, English National Ballet, Peter Schaufuss Ballet and Opera North. Richard is a choreographer, director and rehearsal director, having his work commissioned both in the UK and internationally, notably creating his production of Swan Lake for The National Ballet of Ireland, as well as works for Ballet Central, London Studio Centre, ENBYouthCo, National Youth Ballet and a range of independently produced productions across ballet, musical theatre, dance theatre and film.
He was appointed Creative Director of ENBYouthCo in 2019-23 and led the company through four successful seasons having choreographed and commissioned several original works. He has been associated with National Youth Ballet since 2019 when he choreographed Carnival for the NYB Wonderlands production at Sadler’s Wells and is a member of the teaching faculty of London Studio Centre, teaching ballet, pas de deux and repertoire across all course. He completed a Masters Degree in Choreography in 2016, and is a frequent guest teacher and ballet master at a number of vocational schools and professional companies.
Luke Cinque-White trained at the Betty Wivell Academy before continuing and graduating from the Royal Ballets Lower and Upper School. He then worked for the 'NETHERLANDS DANS THEATER 2', ‘CATS’, 'BILLY ELLIOT', and joined the Original London company of 'AN AMERICAN IN PARIS' for the 'Royal Variety Performance'. Subsequently he worked on screen in ‘THE CROWN’, ‘ADULT MATERIAL’, ‘MATILDA’, for NETFLIX, ‘SNOW WHITE’ for DISNEY, ‘LANDMINE’ and ‘GARFIELD’ (2024). Throughout his career he has workshopped productions including; KING LEAR (Kenneth Branagh), JACK ABSOLUTE FLIES AGAIN (NATIONAL THEATRE), GROUNDHOG DAY (OLD VIC). Most recently have been back on stage appearing in ‘ROMEO AND JULIET’ at the Almeida Theatre London.
"Having worked with The London Children’s Ballet at such a formative time, I’m so grateful for all that I learnt with the company and am really excited to be back working with them again, this time just a little older."