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Dance Links w/b Sunday Feb 26, 2012


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#1 Ian Macmillan

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Posted 26 February 2012 - 09:37 AM

Links – Sunday February 26, 2012

Reviews – Birmingham Royal Ballet, Hobson’s Choice. Exposure – Dance, Mixed Bill: Luke Jennings, Observer

Feature – Wayne McGregor/Mark Ronson collaboration, Roya Nikkah, Telegraph

Preview – Rafael Bonachela & Sydney Dance Company, 2 One Another: Andrew Taylor, Sydney Morning Herald

The emergence of an Australian choreography? Jordan Beth Vincent, Sydney Morning Herald

Li Cunxin appointed AD at Queensland ballet: Adam Fulton, Sydney Morning Herald

Preview – Compañía del Cuerpo de Indias, Trail of Tears: Observer

Interview – Dance and Quantum Science, Ian Tucker, Observer

Preview – Tom Gold Dance, Mixed Bill: Susan Reiter, CityArts

Reviews – New York City Ballet, Seven Deadly Sins, Concerto Barocco: Joel Lobenthal, CityArts

Preview – Lustig Dance Theatre, The Winged: Robert Johnson, NJ Star-Ledger

Preview – Ohad Naharin & Batsheva Dance Company, Hora: Victor Swoboda, Montreal Gazette

Review – Batsheva Dance Company, Max: Mary Ellen Hunt, SF Chronicle

Review – Alvin Ailey Dance Theater, Arden Court, Minus 16, Revelations: Jordan Levin, Miami Herald

Feature – Freed of London, Pointe Shoe Makers: Marcia Adair, LA Times

#2 Ian Macmillan

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Posted 27 February 2012 - 08:51 AM

Links – Monday February 27, 2012

Reviews – Australian Ballet, Infinity Triple Bill, Eamonn Kelly, The Australian , Chloe Smethurst, Sydney Morning Herald

Review – Kings of the Dance: Opus 3, Côté, Gomes, Matvienko, Vasiliev, Hallberg: Gia Kourlas, NY Times

Review – Lucinda Childs Dance Company, Dance: Melissa Lesnie, Limelight Magazine

Review – Oregon Ballet Theatre, Giselle: Martha Ullman West, Oregonian

Review – Aakash Odedra, at The Place, 3 stars: Judith Mackrell, Guardian

Review – Peggy Baker Dance Projects, Triple Bill: Claudia La Rocco, NY Times

Review – Company E, Next: Israel: Sarah Kaufman, Washington Post

Preview – Boston Ballet, Play with Fire: Jeffrey Gantz, Boston Globe

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Posted 28 February 2012 - 09:01 AM

Three interesting links from the BBC website today :
Companies reduce arts donations
National youth dance company in arts education review
Understanding the brain on dance

A lovely picture of Madeline Parker, a dancer with the Ballet Russes who died in 1936
The Advertiser

#4 Ian Macmillan

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Posted 28 February 2012 - 09:24 AM

Links – Tuesday February 28, 2012
Obituary- Shaun O’Brien, ex-NYCB Dancer: Margalit Fox, NY Times

Reviews – Kings of the Dance – Opus 3, Mixed Bill

Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times

Tobi Tobias, Arts Journal


Preview – Miami City Ballet, Ratmansky commission ‘Symphonic Dances’: Jordan Levin, Miami Herald (NB video button to left)

Review – Bodiography, Mixed Bill: Jane Vranish, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Preview – Royal New Zealand Ballet, New Season: Bernadette Rae, NZ Herald

Review – Batsheva Dance Company, Max: Toba Singer, California Literary Review

Review – Yvonne Rainer Retrospective: Brian Seibert, NY Times

Review – Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, Story/Time: Claudia Bauer, SF Chronicle

Preview – Stephen Petronio Company, Underland: Susan Reiter, CityArts

Review – Ballet Arizona, Play Mixed Bill: Robert Johnson, NJ Star-Ledger

Review – Ragamala Dance, Sacred Earth: Robert Johnson, NJ Star-Ledger

The story behind “West Side Story”? David Ng, LA Times

Review – Australian Dance Theatre, Dance: Alan Brissenden, The Australian

Review – Colorado Ballet, Peter Pan: Ray Mark Rinaldi, Denver Post

Letter to the Editor – Joffrey Ballet, Infra: Stephen Russell, Chicago Tribune (Hint: he didn’t like it!)

#5 Ian Macmillan

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Posted 29 February 2012 - 08:58 AM

Links – Wednesday February 29, 2012

Review – Kings of the Dance – Opus 3, Mixed Bill: Robert Johnson, NJ Star-Ledger

Review – Tom Gold Dance, Mixed Bill: Claudia La Rocco, NY Times

Preview – Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, 2012-13 Season: Victor Swoboda, Montreal Gazette

Preview – Hubbard Street Dance, 2012-13 Season: Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times

‘Billy Elliot’ reaches Florida, Christine Dolen, Miami Herald

Q and A – Joanna Berman, Teacher/Regisseur: Geri Jeter, California Literary Review

Preview – Armitage Gone! Dance, Three Theories: Sara Bauknecht, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Posted 29 February 2012 - 04:51 PM

I can't see if this has been posted already but here is a nice article about another all-male dance troupe: http://au.news.yahoo...d-testosterone/
Janet McNulty

(Watching ballet keeps me sane)

#7 Ian Macmillan

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Posted 01 March 2012 - 09:24 AM

Links – Thursday March 1, 2012

Review – Kings of the Dance – Opus 3, Mixed Bill: Robert Greskovic, Wall St Journal

Learn Dance by just watching? Annie Murphy Paul, Time

Preview – Gillian Murphy and RNZB, NYC: Fairfax News, Auckland Now

Review – Richard Alston Dance Company, Triple Bill: Judith Flanders, Arts Desk

Reviews – Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève, Preludes and Fugues

Brian Seibert, NY Times

Leigh Witchel, NY Post


Review – Arizona Ballet, Play: Deborah Jowitt, Arts Journal

Review – Kidd Pivot Frankfurt RM, Dark Matters: Paula Citron, Globe and Mail

Review – Billy Elliot: Christine Dolen, Miami Herald

Interview – Joanna Berman, Teacher/Regisseur: Mary Ellen Hunt, SF Chronicle

Preview – Nina Haft & Sue Li Jue, This.placed: Nirmala Nataraj, SF Chronicle

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Posted 01 March 2012 - 11:51 PM

In today's METRO, short-course swimmer Liam Tancock discloses that ballet forms part of his training routine:
http://www.metro.co....ing-competitors

#9 Ian Macmillan

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Posted 02 March 2012 - 09:12 AM

Links – Friday March 2, 2012

Review – National Ballet of Canada, La Fille Mal Gardée: Paula Citron, Globe and Mail

Reviews– Royal New Zealand Ballet, NYC Triple Bill

Bernadette Rae, NZ Herald

John Daly-Peoples, National Business Review

Christopher Moore, The Press (more of a preview, really)


Review – Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève, Preludes and Fugues: Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times

State Ballet of Siberia, Fille Mal Gardée, and the Russian Presidential Election: Tatyana Antipyeva, Guardian

Review – Birmingham Royal Ballet, Two Pigeons, Daphnis and Chloe: Neil Norman, Express

Review – Molly Lieber & Eleanor Smith, Beautiful Bone: Brian Seibert, NY Times

Mark Morris Dance Group to visit China: Daniel J Wakin, NY Times

Life After Merce: Marina Harss, The Nation

Pennsylvania Ballet, 2012-13 Season: Marissa Montenegro, Playbill

#10 Buddy

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Posted 02 March 2012 - 10:01 PM

Thanks so much, Ian and everyone, for this. Bruce, if you are around, thank you again so much for all that you have done and all that you are doing.

And a few days late....

http://twitpic.com/8q95i6

Edited by Buddy, 02 March 2012 - 10:10 PM.


#11 Ian Macmillan

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Posted 03 March 2012 - 09:30 AM

Links – Saturday March 3, 2012

“State of Dance Symposium”: Defending ‘snarky’ reviews: Robert Johnson, NJ Star-Ledger

Review – Miami City Ballet: Ratmansky – Symphonic Dances: Jordan Levin, Miami Herald

Reviews– Richard Alston Dance Company, Triple Bill:

Clement Crisp, Financial Times

Graham Watts, DanceTabs


Review – Birmingham Royal Ballet, Daphnis and Chloë, Two Pigeons: Ismene Brown, Arts Desk

Review – Mark Morris Dance Group, Four Saints, Choral Fantasy: Gia Kourlas, NY Times

Review – Kings of the Dance –Opus 3, Mixed Bill: Eric Taub, DanceTabs

Review – Pennsylvania Ballet, Pushing Boundaries: Lewis Whittington, DanceTabs

Reviews – Ballet Black, Mixed Bill:

Zoë Anderson, Independent

Judith Mackrell, Guardian


English National Ballet at Tate Britain: Slideshow: Guardian

MoveTube – Antoinette Sibley’s Tatania: Judith Mackrell, Guardian

Los Angeles Area, Spring dance preview: Laura Bleiberg, LA Times

Preview – Ronald K. Brown & Evidence, Mixed Bill: Robert Johnson, NJ Star-Ledger

Review – Bowen McCauley Dance, Mixed Bill: Sarah Kaufman, Washington Post

Preview – Ballet of Ukraine National Opera (Kiev Ballet): Swan Lake: Victor Swoboda, Montreal Gazette

Preview – Dandelion Dancetheater, Arthur in Underland: Emmaly Wiederholt, SF Examiner

Preview – TeZukA: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui & Nitin Sawhney: Kerry McBride, Dominion Post

Review – Boston Ballet, Play with Fire: Karen Campbell, Boston Globe