English National Ballet’s Seemingly New-minted Nutcracker Intrigues and Enchants

14/12/2017

Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker (choreography by Wayne Eagling): Dancers of English National Ballet, Students from Tring Park School for the Performing Arts and Students from English National Ballet School, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor), London Coliseum, 13.12.2017. (J.O’D)

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English National Ballet’s artists as Snowflakes in Nutcracker © Laurent Liotardo

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Balanchine’s The Nutcracker with Tropical Flavor from Miami City Ballet

12/12/2017

Tchaikovsky, George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker: Principals, soloists, corps de ballet of Miami City Ballet, children of Colburn School/The Gabriella Foundation’s everybody dance! Program, Los Angeles Children’s Chorus / Gary Sheldon (conductor), Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, 9.12.2017. (JRo)

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Miami City Ballet’s production of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® © Alexander Iziliaev.

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Peter Wright’s The Nutcracker Returns to the Royal Ballet so it is Officially Christmas

06/12/2017

Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker (choreography by Peter Wright): Soloists, corps de ballet, London Oratory Junior Choir, The Schola Cantorum of the London Oratory School and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House / Barry Wordsworth (conductor). Broadcast to Cineworld Basildon from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. 5.12.2017. (JPr)

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The Nutcracker Act II (c) Karolina Kuras

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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)

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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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