Christopher Wheeldon, ‘best choreographer’ Benois de la Danse 2015!

On 26 May, it was announced that Christopher Wheeldon was the winner of the Benois de la Danse 2015 in the ‘Choreographers’ category. The award, which is regarded as the ‘Oscar of dance’, was given to Wheeldon for his ballet The Winter’s Tale for The Royal Ballet.  The Winter’s Tale is set to music by Joby Talbot, who also received a Benois de la Danse in the ‘Composers’ category for his score.