Jacqui and David Morris’s New Documentary Film Nureyev Celebrates a Unique Man and Dancer

23/09/2018

A Review of the Documentary film Nureyev Released Worldwide in Cinemas on 25 September

**** NUREYEV

Rudolf Nureyev and Margot Fonteyn

Read more

Lest We Forget is Back and Akram Khan’s Dust Leads the Charge

21/09/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Liszt, Cowton, Pook, Lest We Forget: Artists of English National Ballet, English National Ballet Philharmonic / Gavin Sutherland (conductor), Sadler’s Wells, London, 20.9.2018. (JPr)

Tamara Rojo & James Streeter in Akram Khan’s Dust (c) Arnaud Stephenson

Read more

Music and Dance Dominate in Satellite Collective’s Multimedia Echo & Narcissus

19/09/2018

United StatesUnited States Aaron Severini, Echo & Narcissus: Soloists, Dancers, ShoutHouse/Alex Burtzos (conductor), Satellite Collective, BAM Fischer, Brooklyn, 15.9.2019. (RP)

Matteo Fioriani (Narcissus) in Echo & Narcissus © Lora Robertson

Read more

In Pure Dance Osipova Can Seem to be Speaking a Language Not Her Own

17/09/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Natalia Osipova’s Pure Dance: Sadler’s Wells, London, 14.9.2018. (JO’D)

Anthony Tudor’s The Leaves Are Fading: Natalia Osipova and David Hallberg (c) Johan Persson

Read more

Jefta van Dinther’s Dark Field Analysis Has Powerful Intimacy

15/09/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Jefta van Dinther’s Dark Field AnalysisLilian Bayis Studio, Sadler’s Wells, London, 12.9.2018. (JO’D)

Jefta van Dinther’s Dark Field Analysis ©Ben Mergelsberg

Read more

The Eyes Have it! St Petersburg Ballet Theatre’s Irina Kolesnikova Dances in Swan Lake

24/08/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom St Petersburg Ballet Theatre’s Swan Lake: Soloists and Artists of St Petersburg Ballet, Orchestra of English National Opera / Vadim Nikitin (conductor). London Coliseum, 23.8.2018. (JPr)

Irena Kolesnikova (Odette)
in St Petersburg Ballet Theatre’s Swan Lake (c) Vladimir Zenzinov

Read more

Autobiography Brings Elements of Wayne McGregor’s Life to Sadler’s Wells

01/08/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Company Wayne McGregor, Autobiography: Sadler’s Wells, London, 26.7.2018. (JO’D)

Company Wayne McGregor’s Autobiography (c) Andrej Uspenski

Read more

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

16/07/2018

United StatesUnited States 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

Read more

« Previous PageNext Page »

Recent Reviews

Season Previews

__________________________________
  • NEW! Berlin’s Staatsoper Unter den Linden 2020-2021 __________________________________
  • NEW! 2020 Three Choirs Festival – 25 July to 1 August __________________________________
  • NEW! 2020-2021 at Dresden’s Semperoper __________________________________
  • UPDATED ONLINE NEWS! IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) PANDEMIC __________________________________
  • NEW! Zurich Opera in 2020-2021 __________________________________
  • NEW! 2020 Lucerne Summer Festival – 14 August to 13 September __________________________________
  • NEW! London’s Southbank Centre in 2020-2021 __________________________________
  • NEW! The Met: Live in HD in 2020-2021 __________________________________
  • NEW! 2020-2021 at London’s Barbican __________________________________
  • NEW! Birmingham Royal Ballet in 2020-2021 __________________________________
  • NEW! Carnegie Hall’s 2020-2021 season __________________________________
  • NEW! London’s Wigmore Hall in 2020-2021 __________________________________
  • NEW! Tamara Rojo’s new Raymonda and ENB in 2020-2021 __________________________________
  • Subscribe to Free Review Summary Newsletter

    Search S&H

    News and Featured Articles

    __________________________________
  • NEW! ETO’S BROADCAST DEBUT – WATCH ST JOHN PASSION ON EASTER SUNDAY __________________________________
  • NEW! Hymns and Suchlike – a reflection for our current times __________________________________
  • UPDATED ONLINE NEWS! IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) PANDEMIC __________________________________
  • NEW! Remembering George London’s life and legacy on the 100th anniversary of his birth __________________________________
  • APOLLO FIRE’S JEANNETTE SORRELL DISCUSSES O JERUSALEM! __________________________________
  • PIANIST LOUIS LORTIE IN CONVERSATION WITH GEOFFREY NEWMAN __________________________________
  • PIANIST JONATHAN BISS IN CONVERSATION WITH CHRISTOPHER SALLON __________________________________
  • YAN PASCAL TORTELIER IN CONVERSATION WITH GREGOR TASSIE __________________________________
  • A Q&A WITH SARDINIAN TENOR PIERO PRETTI __________________________________
  • A Q&A WITH UKRAINIAN SOPRANO LIUDMYLA MONASTYRSKA __________________________________
  • A Q&A WITH CHINESE SOPRANO HUI HE __________________________________
  • BEST OF 2019 FROM SOME OF OUR REVIEWERS __________________________________
  • CONDUCTOR TOM HAMMOND IN CONVERSATION WITH ROBERT BEATTIE __________________________________
  • CONDUCTOR HERVÉ NIQUET INTERVIEWED ABOUT GRÉTRY’S RICHARD, COEUR DE LION __________________________________
  • Archives by Week

    Archives by Month