Persuasive Dancing but Less Successful Score in Beauty and the Beast

17/03/2012

 Various Composers, Beauty and the Beast: Northern Ballet/David Nixon (choreography, direction ) and Northern Ballet Sinfonia/ John Pryce-Jones. (conductor), Edinburgh Festival Theatre, 15.3.2012 (SRT) Read more

Dancing and Music of the Highest Order in BRB’s Ashton Double Bill

14/03/2012

  Frederick Ashton ‘Spring Passions’ Double Bill, Daphnis and Chloë and The Two Pigeons: Dancers of the Birmingham Royal Ballet, the Royal Ballet Sinfonia, conducted by Koen Kessels. London Coliseum, London, 13.3.2012. (JPr) Read more

Spring Passions Run High with Two Sublime Frederick Ashton Ballets

07/03/2012

  Ravel: Daphnis and Chloë; Messager: The Two Pigeons: Artists of the Birmingham Royal Ballet, David Bintley (director),  Royal Ballet Sinfonia/ Koen Kessels (conductor) Birmingham Hippodrome, 2.3.2012 (GR) Read more

Bintley makes Brilliant Ballet from Boots, Betrothals and Booze.

27/02/2012

 Paul Reade, Hobson’s Choice: Birmingham Royal Ballet, David Bintley (Director) Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Philip Ellis (conductor) Birmingham Hippodrome, 22.02.2012 (GR) Read more

Vincent and Flavia Tango the Night Away in a Glitzy Production

02/02/2012

  Midnight Tango with Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace: actors, dancers and Miguel Angel (singer) with Tango Siempre. Aldwych Theatre, London, 31.1.12. (JPr) Read more

“Men in Motion”: Male Dancers’ Exciting Movements!

30/01/2012

Ivan Putrov Men in MotionA mixed programme of ballet with Ivan Putrov and Dancers, Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London. 27.1.2012 (MMB) Read more

Bournonville’s Folk Tale Enchants at the Royal Danish Ballet

26/01/2012

  Niels W. Gade and J.P.E. Hartmann, Et Folkesagn [A Folk Tale]:  The Royal Danish Ballet and the Royal Danish Orchestra,  Carolyn Kuan (conductor), Operaen, Copenhagen. 21.1.2012 (NS) Read more

Tchaikovsky’s The Sleeping Beauty Performed By the Scottish Ballet in a Triumphal Production

13/01/2012

Tchaikovsky, The Sleeping Beauty: Dominic Grier (Conductor),  Edinburgh Festival Theatre, 11.1.2012 (SRT) Read more

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