English National Ballet On the Brink

The English National Ballet is on the verge of bankruptcy and needs emergency cash to survive. But “for the past 15 years, ENB has been the least settled of the nation’s three great ballet companies, not much loved by critics, and torn between its board’s desire for box office populism and the higher aspirations of an alarmingly brisk turnover of artistic directors.” Is giving ENB more money just throwing it away?