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Links – Sunday March 20, 2016


Review - San Francisco BalletDances at a GatheringSwimmer, San Francisco: Rita Felciano, Danceviewtimes


Review - Boston BalletKammermusik No. 2Pas de QuatreThe Vertiginous Thrill of ExactitudeGaîté Parisienne, Boston: Jeffrey Gantz, Boston Globe


Review - Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance, New York season: Deborah Jowitt, ArtsJournal


Review - Miami City BalletA Midsummer Night’s Dream, Miami: Jordan Levin, Miami Herald


Review - Alvin Ailey American Dance TheaterPiazzolla CalderaAwakeningLove SongRevelations, Boston: Jeffrey Gantz, Boston Globe


Photo gallery - Ballet BlackCristauxTo Begin, BeginStoryville, London: Dave Morgan, DanceTabs


Feature - Retiring from ballet: Joseph Carman, Dance Magazine


Feature - Superheros turn boys on to dance: Patrick Sawyer, The Telegraph


Review - Alberta BalletRomeo & Juliet (Grand-Maitre), Edmonton: Salena Kitteringham, Edmonton Journal


Review - Trajal HarrellThe Ghost of Montpellier Meets the Samurai, Berkeley: Allan Ulrich, San Francisco Chronicle


Review - ODC/DanceWalk Back the Cat, SF: Allan Ulrich, San Francisco Chronicle


Review - Co3re:Loaded, Perth: Megan Green, Australian Stage


Review - The Edge CompanySpring 16, London: Jeffrey Taylor, Sunday Express


Review - Christine and the Queens, London: Kitty Empire, The Guardian


Preview - Washington BalletHamlet (Stephen Mills), Washington: Rebecca Ritzel, Washington Post


Review - Texture Contemporary BalletReflections, Pittsburgh: Sara Bauknecht, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Review - Paradise LostReplay, Boston: Merli V. Guerra, The Arts Fuse

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Links – Monday March 21, 2016


Review - Miami City BalletA Midsummer Night’s Dream, Miami: Alastair Macaulay, New York Times


Review - Paul Taylor’s American Modern DanceImagesBeloved RenegadeThe Weight of Smoke, NY: Leigh Witchel, Danceviewtimes


Review - Boston BalletKammermusik No. 2Pas de QuatreThe Vertiginous Thrill of ExactitudeGaîté Parisienne, Boston: Marcia B. Siegel, The Arts Fuse


Interview - Julie Kent, Director designate of Washington Ballet: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


Review - Ballet BlackCristauxTo Begin, BeginStoryville, London: Vera Liber, British Theatre Guide


Review - San Francisco BalletDances at a GatheringSwimmer, San Francisco: Terez Rose, Bachtrack


Review - Mikhailovsky BalletThe Sleeping Beauty (Duato), Hong Kong: Natasha Rogai, South China Morning Post


Interview - Polina Semionova & Leonid Sarafanov of the Mikhailovsky Ballet: Natasha Rogai, South China Morning Post


Review - Compania Rocio MolinaDanzaora & Vinática, NY: Lauren Gallagher, DanceTabs


Feature - Mark Stanley, lighting designer for New York City Ballet: Susan Seligson, Boston University Today


Review - Sacramento BalletConcerto BaroccoWritten On ItBlood Rush, Sacramento: Jim Carnes, Sacramento Press


Review - Hong Kong BalletA Room of Her OwnCastratiIn Light and Shadow, NY: Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn, Bachtrack


Review - Jacob Jonas the CompanyIn a Room on Broad St., PrimaryObstacles, LA: Christina Campodonico, Los Angeles Times


Preview - Pacific Northwest Ballet, Justin Peck’s The Year of the Rabbit: Rosemary Jones, examiner.com


Review - Company EWho Let the Dogs Out?DirgeDidi and GogoAir, Washington: George Jackson, Danceviewtimes


Review - Jane Horrocks & Aletta CollinsIf You Kiss Me, Kiss Me, London: Luke Jennings, The Observer

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Links – Tuesday March 22, 2016


Reviews - Ballet BlackCristauxTo Begin, BeginStoryville, London: 

Judith Mackrell, The Guardian

Sara Veale, DanceTabs

Lyndsey Winship, Evening Standard

Rachel Elderkin, The Stage


Review - San Francisco BalletDances at a GatheringSwimmer, SF: Janice Berman, San Francisco Classical Voice


Review - National Ballet of CanadaThe Four TemperamentsRubiesCacti, Toronto: Denise Sum, Danceviewtimes


Review - Pacific Northwest BalletDirector’s Choice, Seattle: Moira Macdonald, Seattle Times


Review - ODC 45th year celebration, SF: Janice Berman, San Francisco Classical Voice


Review - Tina Croll + Company, NY: Deborah Jowitt, ArtsJournal


Review - Company of EldersArt of Age, London: Josephine Leask, Londondance


Review - Neil Ieremia & Kuik Swee BoonChanges, Auckland: Francesca Horsley, Danz


Preview - Dayton Contemporary Dance Company and Donald McKayle’s Rainbow ’Round My Shoulder, NY: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


Feature - A dancer’s career in Australia: Valerie Lawson, Dancelines


News - Isadora Duncan Dance Awards: Allan Ulrich, San Francisco Chronicle


News - Jessica Lang Dance puts down roots: Joshua Barone, New York Times

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Links – Wednesday March 23, 2016


Reviews - Pacific Northwest BalletDirector’s Choice, Seattle: 

Alice Kaderlan, Seattle PI

Pia Lo, Bachtrack


Review - Paul Taylor’s American Modern DanceDilly DillySullivanianaImages, NY: Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times


Reviews - Ballet BlackCristauxTo Begin, BeginStoryville, London: 

Graham Watts, Londondance

Rachel Elderkin, Exeunt


Review - Ballet Flamenco de Andalucía Noche Flamenca, NY: Brian Seibert, New York Times


Preview - English National BalletBroken Wings by Annabelle Lopez Ochoa: Judith Mackrell, The Guardian


Feature - Grayson Perry makes front cloth for ENB programme: Carmel Smith, Londondance


Review - Grand Rapids BalletThe Best of Movemedia, Grand Rapids MI: Adrienne Warber. Examiner.com


Preview - Dublin Dance Festival 2016: Chris O’Rourke, Examiner.com


Review - The Sarasota Challenge (ballroom competition): Carrie Seidman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

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Links – Thursday, 24 March, 2016


Feature – Acosta Danza, Carlos Acosta’s new company in Cuba: Staff, Euronews


Review – Ballet Black, Cristaux, To Begin, Begin, Storyville, London: Tatiana Rathelot, Bachtrack   


Review – Pacific Northwest Ballet, Little Mortal Jump, Rush, Year of the Rabbit, Seattle: Alice KaderlanSeattlepi


Reviews – Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance, Mixed ProgrammesNY:

Robert GreskovicWall St Journal

Michael PopkinDanceviewtimes


Review – Australian Ballet, Forgotten Land, In the Middle .., DGV, Melbourne: Gracia Haby, Fjord Review


Review – SF, Paul Parish, Bay Area Reporter

- Trajal Harrell, The Ghost of Montpelier Meets The Samurai

- San Francisco Ballet, Dances at a Gathering, Swimmer, Song for a Dead Warrior


Feature – Colleen Neary & Thordal Christensen, LA Ballet: Victoria Looseleaf, Fjord Review


News – Canadian National Arts Centre, 2017 Dance Season: Martha SchabasGlobe and Mail


News – Despite Silicon Valley company closure, its School carries on: Mark MacnamaraSF Classical Voice


Review – Juan Siddi Flamenco Santa Fe, Solea, Fiesta Flamenca etc, NY: Brian Seibert, NY Times


Review – Eiko and Guests, A Body in Places, NY: Martha Sherman, Danceviewtimes


Preview – Kate WallichIndustrial Ballet, Seattle: Michael Upchurch, Seattle Times


Review – Company 605, Vital Few, Vancouver: Alexander VartyStraight.com


Review – Peabody Dance, Spring Showcase etc, Baltimore: George Jackson, Danceviewtimes


Tour Review – Northern Ballet, The Tortoise and The Hare, Cambridge: Jude Clarke, Cambridge News


Interview – Kevin Finnan of Motionhouse: Carmel Smith, Londondance


Photo Essay – World Irish Dancing Championships, Glasgow: Murdo Macleod, Guardian

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Links – Friday, 25 March, 2016


Preview – Edgar Degas: A Strange New Beauty, MoMA NY: Katherine Brooks, Huffington Post


Reviews – Royal Ballet, Giselle (Nuñez & Muntagirov), London:

Judith MackrellGuardian

Anna Winter, Exeunt


Review – Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance, Various Programs, NY: Alastair Macaulay, NY Times


Review – Juilliard Dances Repertory, Moves, Symphony of Psalms, etc: Brian Seibert, NY Times


Feature/Interview – Jonathan Watkins, Choreographer: Mary Brennan, Herald


Review – Batsheva Dance Company, Three, Paris: Patricia Boccadoro, Culturekiosque


Review – Compania Urbana de Dança, ID:Entidades, Na Pista, LA: Christina Campodonico, LA Times


News – New York City Ballet’s 2016-17 Season: Michael Cooper, NY Times


News – Daniel Gaudiello leaves Australian Ballet:

Valerie Lawson, Dancelines

Deborah Jones, Blog


Photo Gallery – Miami City Ballet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Staff, BWW


Review – Texas Ballet Theater, Cinderella (Stevenson), Dallas: Jennifer Davis-LammDallas Observer


Exhibition – Shen Wei: Dance Strokes, HK: Kevin Kwong, SCMP


Preview – Alain Platel/Les Ballets C de la B, Coup Fatal, Brussels: Ian Mundell, Flanders Today



And, of course: President Obama invited to tango in Argentina: BBC News

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Links – Saturday, 26 March, 2016


Feature – Scarlatti and my step into other dance cultures: Richard Alston, Guardian


Preview – Dance Theater of Harlem, Women Who Move Us, NY: Gia Kourlas, NY Times


Diary – Coming up in New York: NY Times


Review – Washington Post, Hamlet (Mills), DC: Sarah L. Kaufman, Washington Post


Feature – Julie Kent: approaching the top job at Washington Ballet: Sarah L. Kaufman, Washington Post


Review – Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Exodus, No Longer Silent, Open Door, Boston: Marcia B. Siegel, Arts Fuse


Review – Stephen PeltonLauda Adrianna, SF: Allan Ulrich, SF Chronicle


Reviews – Companhia Urbana de Dança, ID: Entidades, Na Pista, LA:

Victoria LooseleafFjord Review

Cynthia LumExaminer.com


Review – Trajal Harrell, The Ghost of Montpelier Meets the Samurai, Berkeley: Rita Felciano, Danceviewtimes


Review – Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance, Diversion of Angels, Three Dubious Memories, Spindrift, NY: Mary Cargill,Danceviewtimes


Review – Pacific Northwest Ballet, Rush, Little Mortal Jump, Year of the Rabbit, Seattle: Xavier Lopez JrSeattlepi


Review – Pacific Northwest Ballet School, Le CorsaireSeattle: Rosemary Jones, Examiner.com



And: Russia’s Dance Floor Diplomacy: Moscow Times

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