Opposites Attract in Birmingham Royal Ballet Triple Bill

02/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Opposites Attract: A triple bill of dance comprising Take Five (music/The Dave Brubeck Quartet; choreography/David Bintley) Lyric Pieces (music/Edvard Grieg; choreography/Jessica Lang) and Grosse Fuge (music/Beethoven; choreography/Hans Van Manen): Artists of the Birmingham Royal Ballet, the Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Koen Kessels (conductor), Birmingham Hippodrome, 26.9.2012. (GR) Read more

Vienna Festival Ballet’s Coppelia Abounds in the Feel-Good Factor

29/09/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Delibes, Coppelia: Vienna Festival Ballet, The Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham, 27.9.2012 (RJ)

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New Estonian Ballet Capturing and Beautiful

25/09/2012

EstoniaEstonia   Tauno Aints: Modigliani – the Cursed Artist:  Estonian National Opera Orchestra and Estonian National Ballet. Risto Joost (conductor). Estonian National Opera, Tallinn, 21.9.2012 Read more

Brilliant Balanchine Divertimento from San Francisco Ballet

17/09/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom San Francisco Ballet (Programme A): Dancers and Orchestra of the San Francisco Ballet / Martin West (conductor), Sadler’s Wells, London, 14.9.2012. (JPr) Read more

Prom 52: Gergiev’s Disappointingly Inconsistent Cinderella at the Proms

26/08/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 52: Prokofiev, Cinderella, London Symphony Orchestra, Valéry Gergiev (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 22.8.2012 (CC) Read more

English National Ballet Impresses with Swan Lake

05/08/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake: Dancers and Orchestra of the English National Ballet, conducted by Gavin Sutherland, Coliseum, London, 3.8.2012. (JPr)

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Final Tchaikovsky Ballet from Schaufuss an Improvement on Forerunners

29/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Tchaikovsky Trilogy (Part 3), The Nutcracker: Irek Mukhamedov with dancers of the Peter Schaufuss Ballet, London Coliseum, London, 27.7.2012. (JPr) Read more

Schaufuss’s Modern Reworking of Tchaikovsky Ballets

27/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Tchaikovsky Trilogy Parts I & II – Swan Lake and Sleeping Beauty: Alban Lendorf and Irek Mukhamedov with dancers of the Peter Schaufuss Ballet. London Coliseum, London, 23 & 24.7.2012. (JPr) Read more

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