Edition:
United Kingdom
Pictures | Tue Sep 11, 2018 | 1:15pm BST

Ballet in the street

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the street of Mexico City at traffic lights, in an effort to highlight the city's fine arts in public spaces in Mexico, September 8, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the street of Mexico City at traffic lights, in an effort to highlight the city's fine arts in public spaces in Mexico, September 8, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the street of Mexico City at traffic lights, in an effort to highlight the city's fine arts in public spaces in Mexico, September 8, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
1 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
2 / 14
Dancers and spectators look on as the classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Dancers and spectators look on as the classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Dancers and spectators look on as the classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
3 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
4 / 14
Dancers of the classical ballet company "Ardentia" rest after they perform on the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Dancers of the classical ballet company "Ardentia" rest after they perform on the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Dancers of the classical ballet company "Ardentia" rest after they perform on the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
5 / 14
Spectators look at the classical ballet company "Ardentia" as they perform in the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Spectators look at the classical ballet company "Ardentia" as they perform in the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Spectators look at the classical ballet company "Ardentia" as they perform in the streets. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
6 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
7 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
8 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
9 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
10 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
11 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
12 / 14
The Angel of Independence monument is seen as the classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The Angel of Independence monument is seen as the classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The Angel of Independence monument is seen as the classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
13 / 14
The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

The classical ballet company "Ardentia" performs in the streets of Mexico City. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
Close
14 / 14

Next Slideshows

Retro racing

Vintage motor enthusiasts celebrate the mid-20th century heyday of the racing circuit at the Goodwood Revival historic motor racing festival in Chichester,...

10 Sep 2018

Confirming Judge Kavanaugh

Images from the confirmation hearings for President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

07 Sep 2018

Starbucks's first Italian cafe

Around 200 people queued outside the first Starbucks cafe in Italy as the world s biggest coffee chain faces one of its toughest tests yet with an upmarket...

07 Sep 2018

Iraqi protesters torch government building

Protesters set fire to the main government building in the southern Iraqi city of Basra, amid growing unrest over poor basic services.

06 Sep 2018

MORE IN PICTURES

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Brazil's indigenous people swear to fight for Amazon 'to last drop of blood'

Brazil's indigenous people swear to fight for Amazon 'to last drop of blood'

Members of Brazil's Mura indigenous tribe painted their bodies with orange-red paint and took up long bows and clubs as they headed into the jungle this week, prepared for battle. Their enemy? The deforestation and destruction of their home, the Amazon rainforest.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Notable deaths in 2019

Notable deaths in 2019

Newsmakers and celebrities who have died this year.

Inside France's anti-jihadist mission in Mali

Inside France's anti-jihadist mission in Mali

Efforts led by France to stop a region on Europe's doorstep becoming a launchpad for attacks at home are increasingly trapped in an endless cat-and-mouse game with well-armed jihadists, who know the terrain and hide easily among civilians.

Hong Kong protesters form human chain

Hong Kong protesters form human chain

Thousands of chanting Hong Kong protesters join hands to form human chains, with almost three months of anti-government demonstrations showing no sign of let-up across the Chinese-ruled territory.

Editor's Choice Pictures

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Wildfires rage across the Amazon

Wildfires rage across the Amazon

Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, as concerns grow over right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro's environmental policy.

Victims of 'La Bestia,' Mexico's notorious migrant train, learn to walk again

Victims of 'La Bestia,' Mexico's notorious migrant train, learn to walk again

Migrants maimed during their perilous journeys northward by "La Bestia," named The Death Train, learn to walk again with new prosthetic limbs in a special Red Cross program.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast