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Links - Sunday 02 December, 2018



Reviews - Australian Ballet, Cinderella (Ratmansky), Sydney:

Jill Sykes, Sydney Morning Herald

Jo Litson, Limelight


Review - Royal Ballet, The Unknown Soldier, London:  Luke Jennings, Guardian


Review - Ballet Black, The Suit, A Dream within A Midsummer Night’s Dream, York:  James Ballands, British Theatre Guide


Review - Sydney Dance Company, New Breed (emerging choreographers), Sydney:  Jill Sykes, Sydney Morning Herald


Coming Up - Cultural Christmas Crackers:  Guardian - scroll down for dance


Review - Compagnie Pyramid, Ballet Bar, Manchester:  Georgina Wells, British Theatre Guide


Preview Feature - Sarasota Contemporary Dance, Voices of SCD (emerging choreographers), Sarasota:  Thomas Becnel, Sarasota Herald Tribune


Review - Kansas City Ballet, The Nutcracker, Kansas City:  Kelly Luck, Broadway World


Review - Hagley Dance Company, Orbit (2018), Christchurch:  Dr Ian Lochhead, NZ Theatreview


Feature - Chyrstyn Mariah Fentroy, Boston Ballet:  Jed Gottlieb, Boston Herald

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Links - Monday 03 December, 2018



Interview - Matthew Bourne talks Swan Lake and swan school:  David Jays, Sunday Times


Review - National Ballet of Canada, The Dream, Being and Nothingness, Toronto:  Denise Sum, Danceview Times


Reviews - Eva Kistrup, Danceview Times / Copenhagen Report

Royal Danish Ballet, Alice (Wheeldon), Copenhagen

Royal Ballet, The Unknown Soldier, Infra, Symphony in C, London


Reviews - Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Lazarus, Revelations, New York:

Marina Harss, DanceTabs

Brian Seibert, NY Times


Review - Boston Ballet, The Nutcracker, Boston:  Iris Fanger, Patriot Ledger


Review - GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, Icon, London:  Lyndsey Winship, Guardian


Review - Cascade Dance Theatre, Frankenstein, Cardiff:  Othniel Smith, British Theatre Guide


Video Feature - Septime Webre, AD Hong Kong Ballet talks Christmas and Gatsby:  Chris Finn Barlow, HK Tatler


News - Jade Wood, Australian Ballet wins Telstra Award for 2018:  Gennelle Sharples, Telstra


Feature - The controversial enigma of Edgar Degas’ Little Dancer:  Cal Revely-Calder, Telegraph

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Links – Tuesday December 4, 2018


Obituaries - Robert Morris, sculptor, performance artist:

Ken Johnson, New York Times

Charles Darwent, The Guardian

Appreciation: Adrian Searle, The Guardian


Review - The National Ballet of Canada, The Dream, Being and Nothingness, Toronto: Denise Sum, Danceviewtimes


Reviews - GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, Icon (Sidi Larbi Charkaoui & Anthony Gormley), London:

Josephine Leask, DanceTabs

Vera Liber, British Theatre Guide (+ Noetic)
Debra Craine, The Times (+ Noetic)

Emma Byrne, Evening Standard

Rachel Nouchi, Exeunt

Charlotte Kasner, SeeingDance


Review - Twyla Tharp, Minimalism and Me, NY: Joel Benjamin, TheaterScene


Feature/interviews - Thriving under pressure on the stage (with Adrienne Warren, Lauren Cuthbertson, Stuart Skelton: Chris Wiegand, The Guardian


Review - Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Lazarus (Rennie Harris), NY: Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times


Interview - Robert Battle, AD of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Barbara Hoffman, New York Post


Reviews - The Nutcracker, here and there

Boston Ballet, Boston: Jed Gottlieb Boston Herald

Kansas City Ballet, Kansas City: Hilary Stroh, Bachtrack

Birmingham Royal Ballet, Birmingham: Justine Halifax, Lichfield Live

Royal New Zealand Ballet, Napier: Kim Buckley, Theatreview

Northern Ballet, Woking: David Mead, SeeingDance

Syracuse City Ballet, Syracuse NY: Natasha Ashley, Broadway World


Feature - Pennsylvania Ballet’s Nutcracker at 50: Ellen Dunkel, The Inquirer


Put This on Your Radar - what to see in NYC: Martha Sherman, dancelog.nyc


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Links – Wednesday December 5, 2018


Reviews - The Royal Ballet, The Nutcracker, London:

Debra Craine, The Times

David Nice, The Arts Desk

Mark Pullinger, Bachtrack

Zoë Anderson, The Independent
Mark Monahan, The Telegraph

Mark Ronan, blog


Review - GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, Noetic (Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui & Antony Gormley), London: Lynette Halewood, DanceTabs


Interview - Matthew Ball, The Royal Ballet: Emma Byrne, Evening Standard


Review - Mikhailovsky Ballet, Don Quixote, Costa Mesa: Qianqian Xing, Broadway World


Review - Uncaged Community Dance Festival, Atlanta: Cynthia Bond Perry, ArtsATL


Preview - Atlanta Ballet, a new Nutcracker (Yuri Possokhov): Curt Holman, Atlanta Journal-Constitution


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Links – Thursday December 6, 2018


Video features - Let’s Dance, 10 short films and related videos by Justin Peck featuring ‘the year’s best actors’: New York Times Magazine


Review - Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, The Call, Shelter, In/Side, NY: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


Interview - Diana Vishneva: Carissa Chesanek, Broadway World


Review - The Bolshoi Ballet, Don Quixote cinema release: Qianqian Xing, Broadway World


Preview - Lindsay Kemp tribute performance by Daniela Maccari & Vidya Patel: Chris Wiegand, The Guardian



Nutcracker corner


Feature - Why The Nutcracker is the perfect ballet for children: Mark Monahan, The Telegraph


Video - Lauren Cuthbertson of the Royal Ballet prepares for The Nutcracker: Tom Silverstone, Jess Gormley & Irene Baqué, The Guardian


Review - The Royal Ballet, The Nutcracker, London: Vikki Jane Vile, Broadway World


Feature - Emily Molnar, AD, talks about Ballet BC’s Nutcracker: Janet Smith, Georgia Straight


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Links – Friday December 7, 2018


Review - Paris Opera Ballet, Cinderella (Nureyev), Paris: Laura Cappelle, Financial Times


Interview - Carlos Acosta: Graham Watts, Bachtrack


The best dance of 2018 (US): Alastair Macaulay, Gia Kourlas, Brian Seibert, Siobhan Burke, New York Times


Eight best dance shows of 2018 (UK): Zoe Paskett, Evening Standard


Review - Annabelle Bonnéry & Serge Kakudji, Paysage d’ensemble, Paris: Laura Capelle, Financial Times


Reviews - Dorrance Dance, Elemental, NY:

Brian Seibert, New York Times

Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times


Interview - Joseph Gordon, NYCB’s newest Principal: Henning Rübsam, The Dance Enthusiast


Review - Sydney Dance Company, New Breed, Sydney: Deborah Jones, FollowSpot


Review - Bangarra Dance Theatre, Dubboo - life of a songman, Sydney: Jo Litson, Limelight


News - Guggenheim's 2019 Works & Process series; Cleo Aukland, Playbill


Diary -

The week in the UK: Lyndsey Winship, The Guardian (scroll right down)

9 to see in NYC: Brian Schaefer, New York Times



The Nutcracker


Reviews -

The Royal Ballet, London: Jann Parry, DanceTabs

Northern Ballet, Leeds: James Ballands, British Theatre Guide

Royal New Zealand Ballet, Auckland: Felicity Molloy, Theatreview

Ballet West, Washington: Sarah L. Kaufman, Washington Post


Q & A - Yuri Possokhov on Atlanta Ballet’s new production: Cynthia Bond Perry, ArtsATL


Choreographer Edmund Stripe on Alberta Ballet’s version: Roger Levesque, National Post


Behind the scenes with Aspen Santa Fe Ballet: Andrew Travers, Aspen Times


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Links – Saturday December 8, 2018


Feature - Natalia Osipova: Anna Winter, The Stage


Review - New York City Ballet, The Nutcracker, NY: Barnett Serchuk, BroadwayWorld


Review - Royal New Zealand Ballet, The Nutcracker, Auckland: Dione Joseph, New Zealand Herald


Gallery - Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at 60: The Guardian


Review - Sasha Waltz & Guests, Kreatur, NY, Deborah Jowitt, DanceBeat


Appraisal - Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui: Sanjoy Roy, Springback Magazine


Review - Luke Brown Dance, For You I Long the Longest: Second Self, Princess – London: Josephine Leask, DanceTabs


Review - Neil Greenberg, To the Things Themselves!, NY: Siobhan Burke, New York Times


Feature - Georgina Pazcoguin, NYCB: Elton Lugay, Philippine Daily Inquirer


Review - Nashville Ballet, Nashville’s Nutcracker: Michael W. Aldrich, Tennessean


Review - Voices of SCD (Sarasota Contemporary Dance): Carrie Seidman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune


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