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Links – Sunday 14 April, 2019


Review – Martha Graham Dance Company, New York Season: Robert Gottlieb, NY Observer


Review – Royal Ballet, Romeo and Juliet, London: Vikki Jane Vile, BWW UK


Reviews – English National Ballet, She Persisted, London:

Lisa Allardyce, The Observer

David Dougill, Sunday Times  (Scroll down)


Tour Review – Mark Morris Dance Group, Pepperland, Cardiff: Othniel Smith, BTG


Review – Australian Ballet, ‘Verve’ Triple Bill, Sydney: Michelle Potter, .... on dancing


Feature – Misty Copeland expands on her archive trawl (see yesterday): Remy Tumin, NY Times


Film Reviews – Yuli, the Carlos Acosta Biopic:

Simran Hans, The Observer

Edward Porter, Sunday Times (Scroll down)


Film – Screenwriter David Hare on Nureyev and The White CrowTobias Grey, Wall St Journal


Book Review – Ray Bolger: More Than a Scarecrow, Holly Van Leuven: Janine Parker, Arts Fuse


Review – Leah Verier-Dunn/Moving Ethos, girlwoman, Sarasota: Carrie Seidman, Herald-Tribune


Tour Review – Melbourne City Ballet, Alice in Wonderland, Dunedin: Hannah Molloy, Theatreview



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Links - Monday 15 April, 2019



Review - English National Ballet, She Persisted, London:  Sara Veale, Fjord Review


Review - A Feast of Cunningham, New York:  Apollinaire Scherr, Fjord Review


Reviews - International Draft Works, London:

Debra Craine, Times

Vera Liber, British Theatre Guide


Review - Dance Theater of Harlem, 50th Anniversary Gala performances, New York:  Brian Seibert, NY Times


News - Jón Axel Fransson promoted to principal at the Royal Danish Ballet:  Eva Kistrup, Danceview Times


Feature - Christoper Grant, New York City Ballet:  Richard Johnson, Jamaica Observer


Feature - A day in the life of Alice Topp, Australian Ballet:  Annabel Ross, Broadsheet


Review - KYL/Dancers, Spring 101, Philadelphia:  Lewis Whittington, Culture Vulture



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Links - Tuesday 16 April, 2019



Feature - Merce Cunningham remembered:  Lyndsey Winship, Guardian


Review - Royal Danish Ballet, Afterite, Etudes, Copenhagen:  Eva Kistrup, Danceview Times


Review - International Draft Works, London:  Graham Watts, Bachtrack


Feature - Akram Khan’s Giselle:  Jennifer Homans, New Yorker


Review - Ivan Putrov & others, Against the Stream, London:  Jann Parry, DanceTabs


Review - Zurich Ballet, Giselle, Zurich:  Sarah Batschelet, Bachtrack


Review - Pacific Northwest Ballet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Seattle:  Philippa Kiraly, Bachtrack


Review - Alonzo King LINES Ballet, Pole Star, Art Songs, San Francisco:  Jaime Robles, Bachtrack


Review - Luca Silvestrini, The Little Prince, Canterbury:  Sanjoy Roy, Guardian


Review - Sydney Dance Company, Neon Aether, Cinco, WOOF, Sydney:  Claudia Lawson, Fjord Review


Featurette- Tara-Brigitte Bhavnani (Royal Ballet) releases time lapse video of her pregnancy:  Faima Bakar, Metro


Review - Gravity and Other Myths, A Simple Place, London:  Maggie Foyer, Seeing Dance


Film Review - Yuli (Carlos Acosta biopic):  Tim Baros, Gay UK


Review - Constanza Macras DorkyPark, Der Palast, Berlin:  Veronica Posth, Seeing Dance

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Links - Wednesday 17 April, 2019



Review - International Draft Works 2019, London:  Sara Veale, DanceTabs


Review - Dance Theater of Harlem, film tribute to Arthur Mitchell, Tones II, Nyman String Quartet #2, New York:  Apollinaire Scherr, FT


Review - Rosie Kay Dance Company, 5 Soldiers, San Francisco:  Rita Felciano, Danceview Times


Review - Lost Dog, Juliet & Romeo, London:  Audrey Lemarchand, Bachtrack


Feature - Youth America Grand Prix:  Brian Seibert, NY Times


Review - Spring Forward Festival,  Val-de-Marne:  Róisín O’Brien, Seeing Dance


Review - Fuel and Encounter, The Kids Are Alright, London:  Graham Watts, DanceTabs


Review - Atlanta Ballet 2, Beauty and the Beast, Atlanta:  Andrew Alexander, AJC


Review - Faye Driscoll, Thank you for coming: Space, Montclair:  Robert Johnson, NJ Arts


Preview Feature - Pratidhwani, Devi, Seattle:  Tantri Wija, Seattle Times


Review - West Side Story, Manchester:  Ann Treneman, Times


Feature/Review - Oklahoma!, New York:  Gia Kourlas, NY Tiimes


Review - WE.ARE Dance Company, Found, Kensington:  Jill Sykes, Brisbane Times

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Links - Thursday 18 April, 2019



Obituary - Jane Nicholas, dancer & arts administrator:  Colin Nears, Guardian



Reviews - Merce Cunningham Trust, Night of 100 Solos:


Debra Craine, Times

Mark Monahan, Telegraph

Vera Liber, British Theatre Guide

GJ Dowler, Classical Source

Emma Byrne, Standard

Lyndsey Winship, Guardian

Teresa Guerreiro, Culture Whisper

Gallery - Foteini Christofilopoulou, DanceTabs

New York:  Brian Seibert, NY Times

Los Angeles:  Mark Swed, LA Times


Feature - Merce Cunningham Trust, Night of 100 Solos: How LA organisers pulled off a dance coup, Los Angeles:  Makeda Easter, LA Times


Review - New York City Ballet, New Works and New Production, Washington:  Ethan Knecht, The Hoya


Review - Northern Ballet, The Kingdom of Back, Mamela, The Shape of Sound, Newcastle:  Peter Lathan, British Theatre Guide


News - San Francisco Ballet announces 2020 Repertory Season:  News Desk, Broadway World


Preview - Sarasota Ballet, Giselle, Sarasota:  Nikki Kottmann, Sarasota Observer


Review - Phoenix Dance Theatre, Left Unseen, The Rite of Spring, Doncaster:  Vanessa Mudd, Culture Vulture


News - Miami City Ballet announces new 10 dancers for the 2019-20 season, News Desk, Broadway World


Reviews - Damien Jalet & Kohei Nawa, Vessel, London:

Louise Levene, FT

Richard Maguire, Reviews Hub


Review - Tom Gold Dance, Significant Strangers, Counterpoint, Blind Revelry, New York:  Marianne Adams, Danceview Times


Review - State Street Ballet, Ballroom, Santa Barbara:  Charles Donelan, Santa Barbara Independent


Reviews - A Man of Good Hope, London:

Michael Church, Independent

Tim Bano, Stage

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Links – Friday April 19, 2019


Reviews - Cunningham CentennialNight of 100 SolosNY: 

Marina Harss, DanceTabs

Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times


Review - Cunningham CentennialNight of 100 Solos, London: Rachel Elderkin, The Stage


Review - Cunningham Centennial (CNDC / Ballet West / Washington Ballet), NY: Ivy Lin, Bachtrack


Review - Stephen Petronio Company, mixed bill, NY: Deborah Jowitt, DanceBeat


Review - English National Ballet SchoolMy First Ballet: Seeping Beauty, London: Vikki Vile, Culture Whisper


#SpeakingInDance - Indiana Woodward, on a solo from Ratmansky’s Pictures at an Exhibition: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


Review - Matthew BourneSwan Lake, London: Alex Ramon, The Reviews Hub


Interview - Ralph Fiennes, on The White Crow: Matt Donnelly, Variety


Film reviews - Jacqui Morris & David MorrisNureyev:

Martha Schabas, The Globe and Mail

Irene Hsiao, Chicago Reader


Review - Mark Morris Dance GroupPepperland, Plymouth: Karen Bussell, British Theatre Guide


Exhibition - Bright Side Studiosa Human Connection, in memory of Janis Claxton, Leith: Róisín O’Brian, SeeingDance


Review - Tribhangi Dance TheatreOne Spirit Festival, Johannesburg: Maggie Foyer, SeeingDance


Coming up - Three of the best, UKLyndsey WinshipThe Guardian (scroll right down), and five in New York City: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


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Links – Saturday April 20, 2019


Reviews - Cunningham CentennialNight of 100 Solos, London: 

Jann Parry, DanceTabs

Graham Watts, Bachtrack


Review - Damien Jalet & Kohei NawaVessel, London: Debra Craine, The Times


Feature - Youth America Grand Prix fundraiser including Melanie Hamrick’s Rolling Stones ballet, NY: Rob LeDonne, The Guardian


News - City Ballet ordered to reinstate male dancers fired over inappropriate texts: Michael Cooper, New York Times


Preview - Dance Theatre of Harlem visits Seattle on it’s 50th anniversary tour: Moira Macdonald, Seattle Times


Feature - Scottish Ballet celebrates its 50th season: Julie Currie, Galloway Gazette


Film review - Jacqui Morris & David MorrisNureyev: Frank Scheck, The Hollywood Reporter


Review - Mariana ValenciaBouquet, NY: Siobhan Burke, New York Times


Feature - Pole dancing going mainstream: Siobhan Burke, New York Times


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