Slow Pacing Detracts from L.A. Dance Project’s Triple Bill


Various composers, Peck, Cherkaoui & Millepied (choreography): L.A. Dance Project, Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, 29.1.2016-30.1.2016. (JRo)


Hearts & Arrows (Dancers Stephanie Amurao and Aaron Carr)
Photo credit: Rose Eichenbaum

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Resolution 2016 Presents Stimulating Triple Bill of Duets and Sketches


Various composers, Resolution 2016 – Spun Through Shadows; I’mperfect; People We Didn’t Quite Meet: Spun Through Shadows Collective/Mahar & Mielech/Jayne Port, The Place, London, 27.01.2016. (J.O’D)

Oliver Mahar %26 Gosia Mielech_I’mperfect_by Aleksander Joachimiak

Oliver Mahar & Gosia Mielech in I’mperfect (c) Aleksander Joachimiak

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Ashton’s The Two Pigeons Shows the Power of Ballet to Make you Laugh or Cry


 Frederick Ashton Double Bill – Rhapsody & The Two Pigeons: Soloists, Corps de ballet of the Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth (conductor). Directed for the screen by Ross MacGibbon and broadcast to the Empire Cinema, Basildon, Essex. 26.1.2016. (JPr)

Pigeons c Dave Morgan

The Two Pigeons Vadim Muntagirov & Lauren Cuthbertson
(c) Dave Morgan

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A Satisfying Resolution 2016 triple bill


Various composers, Resolution 2016: Wall, In Good Company, Behind Every Man: Pierre Tappon/Rambert, Joel & Pete, with Inky Cloak, The Company, The Place, London, 23.1.2016 (J.O’D) Read more

Visual Designs Tap Into Gothic Elements of Snow White in Edinburgh


Murray Gold, Snow White: balletLORENT, Edinburgh Festival Theatre, 22.1.2016. (SRT)

SNOW WHITE_BalletLORENT, DANCERS; Gwen Berwick, Akeim Toussaint Buck, Gavin Coward, Toby Fitzgibbons, John Kendall, Caroline Reece, Ray Roa, Juliet Thompson, Natalie Trewinnard, Philippa White, Giulia Coti Zelati,

balletLORENT’s Snow White (c) Bill Cooper

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Nine Dancers Show the Complexities of Human Relationships


 MamLuft&Co. Dance, “Double/Sided”: Jeanne Mam-Luft (artistic director), Steven P. Evans and Elena Rodriguez (choreographers), Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. 16.1.2016. (RDA) Read more

A Playful Tamara Rojo Leads ENB’s Spirited Le Corsaire


Adam and Other Composers, Le CorsaireDancers of English National Ballet, English National Ballet School and Tring Park School of the Performing Arts, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor). London Coliseum, London. 13.1.2016. (JPr)


Cesar Corrales as Ali in Le Corsaire (c) Laurent Liotardo

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English National Ballet’s Nutcracker Continues to Cast its Magical Spell


Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker: Dancers of English National Ballet, Students from the English Ballet School, Supplemented Choir from Tring Park School for the Performing Arts and English National Ballet Philharmonic/Gavin Sutherland (conductor), London Coliseum, London, 16.12.2015. (JPr)


Shiori Kase as Clara and Cesar Corrales as Nephew with James Streeter as the Mouse King
(c) Laurent Liotardo

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