Jump to content

Dance links w/b Sunday April 8, 2018

Recommended Posts

Links – Sunday April 8, 2018


Review - New York City Ballet, Glass Pieces, Fancy Free, The Four Seasons, Washington: Oksana Khadarina, Fjord Review


Review - The Royal Ballet, Manon, London: David Dougill, Sunday Times


Reviews - Australian Ballet, Murphy, Sydney:

Jill Sykes, Sydney Morning Herald

Jo Litson, Limelight


Preview - Lucinda Childs, Histoire: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


Photo feature - Royal Ballet Principals dressed to kill (but not a swan in sight): Virginie Khateeb, The Telegraph


Preview - Trisha Brown Dance Company, In Plain Site, Atlanta: Candice Thompson, ArtsATL


Interview - Isaac Hernandez, English National Ballet: David Jays, Sunday Times


Review - BalletLorent, Rumpelstiltskin, London: Luke Jennings, The Observer


News - Segerstrom Center’s 2018-19 International Dance Series: Jeffrey Miller, Orange County Register


Feature - Kathryn Boren (ABT) and her fitness regime: Pia Catton, Wall Street Journal


Review - English National Ballet & School, My First Ballet: Swan Lake, London: Miriam Gillinson, Exeunt


Feature - Ballet loses out to tv talent shows: Camilla Turner, The Telegraph


Photo gallery - National Youth Dance Company, Used to Be Blonde: Foteini Christofilopoulou, DanceTabs


Feature - LayeRhythm, “a sort of music-based game night”: Sasha Arutyunova, New York Times


Interview - Jane Torvill & Christopher Dean: Janet Christie, The Scotsman


Highlights of the week (UK): Judith Mackrell, The Guardian


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links – Monday April 9, 2018


Review - The Royal Ballet, Manon, London: Jeffery Taylor, Sunday Express


Reviews - Australian Ballet, Murphy, Sydney:

Valerie Lawson, DanceTabs

Jade Kops, Broadway World


Review - Dance Theater of Harlem, Dougla, NY: Brian Seibert, New York Times


Review - Scottish Ballet, Highland Fling, Glasgow: Róisín O’Brien, SeeingDance


Review - Sarasota Ballet, 27th Season Gala: Carrie Seidman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune


Review - Lines Ballet, Sutra, SF: Rachel Howard, San Francisco Chronicle


Review - Nederlands Dans Theater, Shoot the Moon, The Statement, Singulière Odyssée, Washington: Arielle Ostry, Danceviewtimes


News - The Olivier Awards results: Jessie Thompson, Evening Standard


Feature - David Parsons, choreographer: Megan Bennet, Albuquerque Journal


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links – Tuesday April 10, 2018


Obituary - Ivor Guest, dance historian: Alastair Macaulay, New York Times



Reviews - Dance Theater of Harlem, Dougla, NY:

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn, Bachtrack

Sondra Forsyth, Broadway World


Review - Pennsylvania Ballet, Paquita, Theme and Variations, For Four, Philadelphia: Hilary Stroh, Bachtrack


Reviews - National Youth Dance Company, Used To Be Blonde, London:

Debra Craine, The Times

Zoë Anderson, The Independent

Emma Byrne, Evening Standard


Review - Shechter II, Show, Paris: Laura Cappelle, Financial Times


Review - Christopher Wheeldon, An American in Paris. Toronto: Karen Fricker & Michael Crabb, Toronto Star


Feature - Clothes that Make the Dance: Martha Sherman, dancelog.nyc


Review - Guggenheim Works & Process, Breaking Bread with Balanchine, NY: Sondra Forsyth, Broadway World


News - Crystal Pite wins Olivier Award: Janet Smith, Vancouver Straight


Review - Jane Comfort & Company, 40th Anniversary Retrospective, NY: Deborah Jowitt, DanceBeat


Review - Seed Dance Company, 907 Kilometers, Taipei: David Mead, SeeingDance


News - Acosta Danza in NY: Broadway World


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links – Wednesday April 11, 2018


Obituary - Donald McKayle, choreographer: Anita Gates, New York Times



Interview - William Forsythe: Sarah Crompton, The Guardian


Reviews - Dance Theater of Harlem, mixed bill, NY:

Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times

Robert Gottlieb, Observer


Preview/interview - Lil Buck & Jon Boogz, Love Heals All Wounds, NY: Marina Harss, New York Times


Review - Sasha Waltz & Guests, Dialogue – wirbel: improvisationen, : Katja Vaghi, Bachtrack


Review/feature - Royal Danish Ballet, Swan Lake, and longevity at RDB: Eva Kistrup, Danceviewtimes


Feature - Alonzo King, Lines Ballet: Liam Passmore, 7x7


Review - Gesel Mason, No Boundaries: Dancing the Visions of Contemporary Black Choreographers, NY: Siobhan Burke, New York Times


News - Sarasota Ballet 2018-19 season: Jay Handelman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune


News - Alicia Graf Mack appointed director of Juilliard School dance division: Joshua Barone, New York Times


Review - Norrdans, Odysseus, Stockholm: Maggie Foyer, SeeingDance


Feature - Nadia Mara of Atlanta Ballet (and me): Scott Freeman, ArtsATL


Review - Tina Croll & Jamie Cunningham, From The Horse's Mouth, NY: Olga El, Broadway World


Preview - Houston Ballet, Don Quixote: Margaret Downing, HoustonPress


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links – Thursday April 12, 2018


Review - National Ballet of Canada, Nijinsky, SF: Paul Parish, Bay Area Reporter


Review - Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Sutra / The Royal Ballet, Manon, London: Louise Levene, The Spectator


Reviews - Ballet Hispánico, Waiting for Pepe, Linea Recta, Espiritus Gemelos, Con Brazo Abiertos, NY:

Brian Seibert, New York Times

Britney Feit, Village Voice


Review - Northern Ballet, Jane Eyre (Cathy Marston), Sheffield: Velda Harris, British Theatre Guide


Review - Pennsylvania Ballet Gala, Philadelphia: Tats Rejante Manahan, Inquirer


Review - Dance On Ensemble, Tenacity of Space / triple bill, Paris: Laura Cappelle, Financial Times


Review - Tom Gold Dance, 10th Anniversary show, NY: Mary Cargill, Danceviewtimes


Feature - Ballet West and David Bintley’s Shakespeare Suite: Katherine Pioli, Salt Lake City Weekly


Preview - Staibdance, The Rites of Spring, Atlanta: Amanda Sieradzki, ArtsATL


Feature - Gene Kelly and Scottish dance: Phil Miller, The Herald


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links – Friday 13 April, 2018


Reviews – Australian Ballet, Murphy, Sydney:

Chantal Nguyen, Bachtrack

Deborah Jones, FollowSpot


Preview – San Francisco Ballet, Unbound – 12 New Works, San Francisco: Aimee Ts’Ao, Mercury News


Reviews – Martha Graham Dance Company, Histoire, Embattled Garden, Legend of Ten, New York:

Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times

Siobhan Burke, NY Times


Review – Royal Ballet/Charlotte Edmonds, Piggy in the Middle, Sink or Swim, London: Jann Parry, DanceTabs


Review – Northern Ballet, Jane Eyre (Marston), Sheffield: Paul Szabo, The Gay UK


Review – Birmingham Royal Ballet, Coppélia (Wright), Sunderland: Naomi Cockshutt, BTG


Stream Preview – English National Ballet, Giselle (Khan): Maggie Foyer, Seeing Dance


Review – Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Mixed Bill, Berkeley: Janice Berman, SF Classical Voice


Reviews– National Youth Dance Company, Used To Be Blonde, London:

Graham Watts, Bachtrack

Scott Matthewman, Reviews Hub


Opinion – Too many words in ENB’s First Ballets? Susan Elkin, The Stage


Preview – Complexions Contemporary Ballet, StarDust – tribute to David Bowie, Los Angeles: Tim Greiving, LA Times


Review – Moscow Ballet Company, The Nutcracker, Wagga Wagga: Sarah Navin, Bachtrack


Review – Aerowaves Spring Forward Festival, Sofia: Roisin O’Brien, Seeing Dance


News – Yang Liping to stage a Chinese Rite of Spring for 2019 Edinburgh Festival:

Brian Ferguson, Scotsman

Phil Miller, Herald


Feature – Eve Mutso with Scottish Opera: Kelly Apter, The List


News – Segerstrom Center, Los Angeles, announces 2018-19 International Dance Season: Kathleen Luppi, LA Times



New York, Next Week: Brian Schaefer, NY Times

Boston and thereabouts: Karen Campbell, Boston Globe


Preview – Oregon Ballet Theatre, Man/Woman, Portland, OR: Jamuna Chiarini, Oregon Artswatch


Experience – Ecstatic Dance NYC, New York: Ellie Shechet, NY Times


Preview – National Water Dance, North America, Puerto Rico: Michelle F Solomon, Miami Herald


Feature – Steven Loch, Pacific Northwest Ballet – on living & performing with OCD: Brendan Kiley, Seattle Times



Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links – Saturday 14 April, 2018


Reviews – English National Ballet, Voices of America Quad Bill, London:

Judith Mackrell, Guardian

Hanna Weibye, Arts Desk

Neil Norman, The Stage

Rachel Ward, Telegraph

Vera Liber, BTG

Gallery – Dave Morgan, DanceTabs


Review – Martha Graham Dance Company, Histoire, Embattled Garden, Legend of Ten, New York:

Deborah Jowitt, Arts Journal/DanceBeat

Gallery – Staff, BWW Dance


Interview – Lar Lubovitch: Confessions of a former Go-Go Dancer: Marina Harss, NY Times


Preview – English National Ballet, Giselle (Khan), Dublin: Christie Seever, Irish Times


Review – Scottish Ballet, Highland Fling, Edinburgh: Vivien Devlin, Edinburgh Guide


Preview – American Repertory Ballet, Sea Shadow, Princeton: Staff, BWW NJ


Reviews – Carousel (Choreo: Justin Peck), New York:

Rex Reed, Observer

Ben Brantley, NY Times

Matthew Wexler, Broadway Blog

Mark Shenton, The Stage


Review – National Youth Dance Company, Used to be Blonde, London: Sara Veale, DanceTabs


Feature – US Navy Academy professor teaching Maths and Dance: Rachael Pacella, Baltimore Sun


Link to comment
Share on other sites


  • Create New...