Carlos Acosta’s Don Quixote Returns to the Royal Ballet and is Vibrant and Enthusiastically Danced

18/02/2019

Minkus (arr. Martin Yates), Don Quixote: Dancers of the Royal Ballet, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Orchestra / Martin Yates (conductor). Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 16.2.2019. (JPr)

Akane Takada as Kitri in 2014 (c) Bill Cooper

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A Bold Statement of Intent from Elmhurst Ballet Company at Sadler’s Wells

18/02/2019

Origins: Elmhurst Ballet Company, Sadler’s Wells, London, 15.2.2019. (J.OD)

Elmhurst Ballet Company’s Paquita (c) Andy Ross

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MacMillan’s Flawed Manon is Redeemed by ENB’s Exhilarating Company Performance

17/01/2019

Massenet, Manon (choreography by Sir Kenneth MacMillan): Dancers of English National Ballet, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor). London Coliseum. 16.1.2019. (JPr)

Alina Cojocaru (Manon) & Joseph Caley (Des Grieux) (c) Laurent Liotardo

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Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Evocative Music of Third Coast Percussion

13/01/2019

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Third Coast Percussion: Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, 10.1.2019. (JRo)

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Hubbard Street Dance Chicago – (l to r) Kellie Epperheimer, Jacqueline Burnett,
Adrienne Lipson, Alicia Delgadillo, and Rena Butler in Ignore (c) Kevin Parry

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Resolution 2019’s Opening Triple Bill Explores Myriad Themes

13/01/2019

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Resolution 2019 – VoidBlacklistNo Sudden Moves: The Place, London, 11.1.2019. (J.O’D)

TRIBE//’s No Sudden Moves (c) Camilla Greenwell

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English National Ballet’s Swan Lake Emerges Memorably from the Mists

04/01/2019

Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake: Dancers of English National Ballet and English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor), London Coliseum, 3.1.2019. (JPr)

Jurgita Dronina (Odile) & Isaac Hernández (Siegfried) © Laurent Liotardo

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ENB’s Nutcracker Returns and Magic is Pretty Much Assured

15/12/2018

English National Ballet’s Nutcracker: Dancers of English National Ballet, Students from Tring Park School and the English Ballet School, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor), London Coliseum, 13.12.2018. (JO’D)

English National Ballet’s Nutcracker (c) Laurent Liotardo

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