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Links – Sunday, 27 December, 2015


Preview – A month to embrace unpredictability in Dance: Gia Kourlas, NY Times


Feature – Houston Ballet, The Sleeping Beauty (Stevenson): Nancy WoznyPlaybill Arts


TV Feature – Can ballet ease Parkinson’s symptoms?  Jayne McCubbinBBC News


This Week – Alvin Ailey American Dance TheaterRevelations, Exodus & Others, NY: Gia Kourlas, NY Times

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Links – Monday, 28 December, 2015


Interview – Karen Kain, AD National Ballet of Canada: Oksana Khadarina, DanceTabs


Interview – Jurgita Dronina, National Ballet of Canada: Courtney Shea, Globe and Mail


Feature – The making of Bolshoi BabylonCarmen Gray (The Calvert Journal) via Guardian


Review – Joffrey Ballet, The Nutcracker (Final performance of Joffrey’s production), Chicago: Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times


Feature – Children of The Nutcracker (Houston Ballet): Marene Gustin, Playbill Arts


Book + Exhibition – Rick Guest, What Lies BeneathUnity BlottDaily Mail


2015 – In CincinattiDavid Lyman, The Enquirer

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Links – Tuesday, 29 December, 2015


Feature – New York City Ballet’s Nutcracker Debuts: Alastair Macaulay, NY Times


Feature – What to look for in 2016: Clement Crisp & Apollinaire ScherrFinancial Times  (keep scrolling down)


2015 Review – Across Australia: Deborah Jones, Blog

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Links - Wednesday 30 December, 2015



Review - Blanca Li and Maria Alexandrova, Déesses et Démones, Paris:  Laura Cappelle, FT


Review - Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Exodus, Awakening, Untitled America: First Movement, Open Door, New York:  Rose Marija, Broadway World


Interview - Rachael Gillespie, Northern Ballet:  Marion Sauvebois, Swindon Advertiser


Review - Shanghai Ballet, Swan Lake, Amsterdam:  Isabella Zijp, Bachtrack


List - The Five Best Dance Performances in Sydney in 2015:  Jill Sykes, Sydney Morning Herald


Feature - Atlanta Dance Review 2015:  Staff, Arts Atlanta


Interview - Jennifer Weber talks the Hip Hop Nutcracker:  Linda Ann Watt, Broadway World


Reviews - The Imperial Ice Stars, The Nutcracker on Ice, London:  

Louise Levene, FT

Michael Coveney, What's On Stage

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Links - Thursday 31 December, 2015



Obituary - Gloria Contreras, dancer and choreographer:  Peter Dickinson, Guardian



Feature - Sylvie Guillem bows out in Japan:  Richard Smart, Guardian


Review - San Francisco Ballet, The Nutcracker, San Francisco:  Miyako Singer, Daily Californian


Preview - Big Dance Theatre, 25th Anniversary programme, New York:  Siobhan Burke, NY Times


Feature & Interviews:  In the studio with Jerome Robbins:  Apollinaire Scherr, Fjord Review


Book Review - Megan Pugh, America Dancing:  Alastair Macaulay, NY Times


Film Review - Bolshoi Babylon:  Emma Jacobs, FT


Preview - Daniil Simkin’s Intensio, New York:  Jack Anderson, NY Times


List - Best of dance in 2015 in Vancouver:  Deborah Meyers, Vancouver Sun


Review - Imperial Ice Stars, The Nutcracker on Ice, London:  Stephen Bates, Reviews Hub

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Links - Friday 01 January, 2016



Wishing all our members and readers a happy new year for 2016 filled with lots of wonderful  ballet and dance,




New Year’s Honours List 2016:  Guardian


Congratulations to all the honourees and especially:


Sir Matthew Bourne

Tamara Rojo CBE

Jill Tookey CBE

Christopher Wheeldon OBE


Feature - Best ballet and dance of 2015:  Hannah Weibye, Arts Desk


Feature - Dance in review 2015:  Neil Norman, Stage


Feature - Dance coming to Edinburgh in 2016:  Mary Brennan, Herald Scotland


Feature - Dance this week in New York and Boston:  Alastair Macaulay, NY Times


Review - Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, 4 mixed programmes, New York:  Robert Greskovic, Wall Street Journal


Video - Interview with Kathy Brown, executive director of NYCB, about Nutcracker:  NY Busniess Journal


Review - Noche Flamenca, Antigona, New York:  Robert Greskovic, Wall Street Journal


Feature - Houston Ballet to have a new Nutcracker for Christmas 2016:  Molly Glentzer, Houston Chronicle


Review - Teatro Colon Ballet Company, The Nutcracker, Buenos Aires:  Pablo Bardin, BA Herald


Review - Mike Fitelson, The Hip Hop Nutcracker, Charlotte:  Perry Tannenbaum, Creative Loafing

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Links - Saturday 02 January, 2016




Feature - The Dance must-sees of 2016:  Zoe Anderson, Independent


Feature - Daniil Simkin:  Pia Catton, Wall Street Journal


Sketchbook - New York City Ballet, Backstage at the Nutcracker:  Elisha Cooper, NY Times


Feature - Is The Nutcracker part of the fabric of Christmas:  Alva Noe, WVAS


Feature - Fusion music and dance as cross-cultural bridges:  Lekha Keister, Examiner


Preview - Reza Mirabi and Jozefien Beckers, Irrational_Studies, Portland:  Staff,  Oregon Arts Watch

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