Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Ignite Shows a Promising Legacy for Dance

04/11/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Fire & Fury: The King Dances/Ignite: Dancers of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Jonathan Lo (The King Dances) and Martin Georgiev (Ignite) (conductors), Sadler’s Wells, London, 31.10.2018. (JO’D)

Delia Mathews (River) and Dancers of BRB in Ignite (c) Andrew Ross

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BRB’s Revival of Ashton’s La Fille mal gardée is Sunny, Lively, and Calming

03/11/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Ferdinand Hérold (arr. John Lanchbery), La Fille mal gardéeDancers of Birmingham Royal Ballet, Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Paul Murphy (conductor). Sadler’s Wells, London, 2.11.2018. (JPr)

BRB’s La Fille mal gardée (c) Bill Cooper

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La Bayadère Returns to Covent Garden with Remarkable Performances from Nuñez, Muntagirov and Osipova

02/11/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom The Royal Ballet’s La Bayadère: Dancers of The Royal Ballet, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House / Boris Gruzin (conductor). Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, 1.11.2018. (JPr)

Vadim Muntagirov (Solor) & Marianela Nuñez (Nikiya)
(c) Bill Cooper

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Sarah Lamb is a Revelation in the 40th Anniversary Revival of MacMillan’s Mayerling

17/10/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Liszt, Kenneth MacMillan’s Mayerling: Soloists, corps de ballet and Royal Opera House Orchestra / Koen Kessels (conductor). Directed for the screen by Ross MacGibbon and relayed to Cineworld Basildon, Essex. 15.10.2018. (JPr)

Steven McRae (Rudolf) & Sarah Lamb (Mary)
(c) Alice Pennefather

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Diavolo Dancers Navigate Treacherous Terrain

14/10/2018

Trajectoire (c) George Simian

United StatesUnited States Various Composers, Dancers of Diavolo | Architecture in Motion®:  The Music Center’s Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, 12.10.2018. (JRo)

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Simple Communication Through Movement from Forsythe’s A Quiet Evening of Dance

08/10/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom William Forsythe – A Quiet Evening of Dance: Sadler’s Wells, London, 5.10.2018. (JO’D)

William Forsythe’s Seventeen/Twenty One

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Acosta Danza Are Sensational But This Carlos Acosta Celebration Is Not A Total Success

03/10/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Carlos Acosta – A Celebration: Carlos Acosta with Acosta Danza. Royal Albert Hall, London, 2.10.2018. (JPr)

Carlos Acosta & Acosta Danza in Rooster © Tristram Kenton

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Ambitious NEBT’s Remembrance Marks the Centenary of the Armistice

30/09/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom New English Ballet Theatre – Remembrance/The Four Seasons: Peacock Theatre, London, 28.9.2018. (JO’D)

NEBT’s Remembrance (c) Deborah Jaffe

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