World-renowned dancer takes director role at Birmingham Royal Ballet

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World-renowned ballet dancer Carlos Acosta has been appointed as the new director of Birmingham Royal Ballet. Acosta will take up his appointment in January 2020. It follows the news that David Bintley, the current director, will be standing in July 2019 at the end of the current season. Acosta will work alongside the company’s chief executive Caroline Miller, who was appointed on a permanent basis just before Christmas. Acosta said: “It is a tremendous honour and privilege to have been appointed to lead Birmingham Ro... For the full story register now for free or login below...