From Havana to LA: The Captivating Malpaso Dance Company

04/12/2017

Various composers: Dancers of Malpaso Dance Company and Musicians of The Afro Cuban Jazz Ensemble, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, 2.12.2017. (JRo)

Malpaso Dance Company: Photo courtesy of the LA Music Center.

Malpaso Dance Company (c) LA Music Center

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Keegan-Dolan’s Swan Lake/Loch na hEala Fails to Transcend or Redeem

03/12/2017

Michael Keegan-Dolan’s Swan Lake/Loch na hEala: Sadler’s Wells, London, 30.11.2017. (J.O’D)

Austrian dancer Alexander Leonhartsberger (L) and Canadian dancer Rachael Poirier perform a scene from Michael Keegan-Dolan's adaptation of Swan Lake (Loch na hEala), during a press preview at Sadler's Wells theatre in London on November 25, 2016. / AFP / Justin TALLIS / EDITORIAL USE ONLY        (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Alexander Leonhartsberger & Rachael Poirier in Swan Lake (Loch na hEala)
(c) JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images

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Ashton’s Sylvia Confirms the Exceptional Partnership of the Royal Ballet’s Nuñez and Muntagirov

24/11/2017

Delibes, Sylvia (choreography by Frederic Ashton): Soloists, corps de ballet and Royal Opera House Orchestra / Simon Hewett (conductor). Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. 23.11.2017. (JPr)

Sylvia. Marianela Nuñez as Sylvia and Vadim Muntagirov as Aminta. ©ROH, 2017. Photographed by Alice Pennefather. (2)

Marianela Nuñez (Sylvia) and Vadim Muntagirov (Aminta) in Sylvia (c) Alice Pennefather

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Ivan Putrov’s Eclectic Showcase for Male Dancers in Motion

24/11/2017

Men in Motion: Ivan Putrov and dancers, Paradisal Players, Zara Benyounes (violin), Rebecca Gilliver (cello), Ana Šinkovec Burstin (piano) / Samuel Burstin (conductor). London Coliseum, 22.11.2017. (J.O’D)

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Men in Motion (c) Rose (design) & Nick Knight (photo)

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Svetlana Zakharova and Bolshoi Stars Fill the London Coliseum with AMORE

22/11/2017

Svetlana Zakharova – AMORE: Svetlana Zakharova and stars of the Bolshoi Ballet, Orchestra of English National Ballet / Pavel Sorokin (conductor), London Coliseum, 21.11.2017. (JPr)

AMORE 'Strokes Through The Tail' photo by Batyr Annadurdyev

Strokes Through The Tail (c) Batyr Annadurdyev

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A Moving Still Life is the Culmination of BRB’s Triple Bill at Sadler’s Wells

05/11/2017

Birmingham Royal Ballet – ArcadiaLe Baiser de la fée‘Still Life’ at the Penguin Café: Dancers of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Paul Murphy (conductor), Sadler’s Wells, London, 3.11.2017. (J.O’D)

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Jenna Roberts (The Fairy) in Le Baiser de la fée (c) BRB/Bill Cooper

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An Evening with L.A. Dance Project

05/11/2017

Various composers: Benjamin Millepied & Noé Soulier (choreographers), Dancers of L.A. Dance Project, Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, 2.11.2017. (JRo)

BEVERLY HILLS, CA. NOV. 02, 2017. L.A. Dance Project in a Fall program of US and West coast premiere dances at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. (Photo Credit: Lawrence K. Ho)

L.A. Dance Project’s In Silence We Speak (c) Lawrence K Ho

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BRB’s Crowd-Pleasing Aladdin Creates Ballet Memories for Young and Old

01/11/2017

Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Aladdin: Soloists and artists of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Philip Ellis (conductor), Sadler’s Wells, London, 31.10.2017. (JPr)

Aladdin_BRB, Evening, LOWRY_SALFORD, Aladdin; Mathias Dingman, Princess Badr al-Budur; Momoko Hirata, The Mahgrib; Tyrone Singleton, The Djinn; Tzu-Chao Chou,

Mathias Dingman (Aladdin), Jonathan Payn (Sultan) & Momoko Hirata (Princess Badr al-Budur)
(c) Bill Cooper

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