American Ballet Theatre’s La Bayadère at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

16/07/2018

Minkus, La Bayadère: Dancers of American Ballet Theatre / Ormsby Wilkins (conductor), Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, 14.7.2018. (JRo)

Isabella Boylston and Jeffrey Cirio in La Bayadère (c) Rosalie O’Connor

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The OAE Brings the Music and Dance of Louis XIV’s Versailles to the Southbank

27/06/2018

 André Campra, Marc-Antoine Charpentier, Jean-Baptiste Lully, Jean-Philippe Rameau and others: Anna Dennis (soprano), Nick Pritchard (tenor), Les Corps Éloquents (Hubert Hazebroucq [dancer/choreographer] and dancers: Irène Feste and Romain Arreghini), Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / John Butt (harpsichord/conductor), Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 26.6.2018. (JPr)

Les Corps Éloquents, Anna Dennis and the OAE (c) Belinda Lawley

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Semperoper Ballett Present a Triple-Bill of Work by William Forsythe

25/06/2018

Semperoper Ballett’s All Forsythe: Sadler’s Wells, London, 21.6.2018. (JO’D)

Denis Veginy & Kanako Fujimoto in In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated © Foteini Christofilopoulou

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BRB’s Polarity & Proximity is Strong in Design, Music, Lighting and Execution

17/06/2018

Various composers, Polarity & Proximity: Dancers of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Jonathan Lo (Kin.) and Koen Kessels (Embrace), Sadler’s Wells, London, 15.6.2018. (JO’D)

Artists of Birmingham Royal Ballet in Embrace (c) Emma Kauldhar

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MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet Showcases Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Talented Dancers

15/06/2018

Prokofiev, Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet: Dancers of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Paul Murphy (conductor), Sadler’s Wells, London, 13.6.2018. (JPr)

Yasuo Atsuji (Romeo) & Nao Sakuma (Juliet) (c) Dave Morgan

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Liam Scarlett’s Cygnet for the Royal Ballet is Not Yet a Fully-fledged New Swan Lake

14/06/2018

Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake: Dancers of The Royal Ballet and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House / Koen Kessels (conductor). Directed for the screen by Ross MacGibbon and relayed to Cineworld Basildon, Essex. 12.6.2018. (JPr)

Marianela Nuñez & Vadim Muntagirov in Swan Lake (c) Tristram Kenton

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Daniel McCormick Wins English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer 2018

12/06/2018

English National Ballet Emerging Dancer 2018: Nominated dancers, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor). Live streamed from London Coliseum, London, 11.6.2018. (JPr)

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Winner of the 2018 Emerging Dancer Award, Daniel McCormick © Laurent Liotardo

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English National Ballet are Tutu Good to Miss in The Sleeping Beauty

08/06/2018

Tchaikovsky, The Sleeping Beauty: Dancers of English National Ballet, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor). London Coliseum, London, 7.6.2018. (JPr)

English National Ballet’s The Sleeping Beauty © Laurent Liotardo

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