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Links – Sunday November 18, 2012

 

Feature – Queen Margrethe designs Tivoli Nutcracker: Harriet Alexander, Sunday Telegraph

 

Review – Vincent Dance Theatre, Motherland: Luke Jennings, Observer

 

Reviews – Jasmin Vardimon Company, Freedom (London):

Graham Watts,

Jenny Gilbert,

Erin Johnson,

Gallery – Dave Morgan,

 

Review – Trey McIntyre Project/Korea NCDC, Mixed Bill (NY): Marina Harss, DanceTabs

 

Retiring Australian Ballet Principal, Rachel Rawlins, looks ahead: Jordan Beth Vincent, Sydney Morning Herald

Tributes & Gallery:

 

Review – Diablo Ballet, Triple Bill: Ann Murphy, Contra Costa Times

 

Review – Alias/ Guilherme Botelho, Sideways Rain: Jeffrey Taylor, Express

 

Review – Quarantaine 4x4, Terminus: Victor Swoboda, Montreal Gazette

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Links – Monday November 19, 2012

 

Reviews– Royal Ballet, MacMillan Triple Bill:

Judith Mackrell,

Ismene Brown,

Lise Smith,

Gallery – Dave Morgan,

 

News Video - Carlos Acosta’s Cuban school project: Sarah Rainsford, BBC News

 

Reviews – Malavika Sarukkai, Quad Bharatanatyam Bill (NY):

Marina Harss,

Brian Seibert,

 

Australian Ballet and Rachel Rawlins’ imminent retirement:

Valerie Lawson,

Deborah Jones,

 

Dance – worth a place in the curriculum? Judith Mackrell, Guardian

 

Radio Interview – David Makhateli: Alice Lagnado & Julian Gallant, Voice of Russia

 

Feature – The Baryshnikovs of Jookin: Alastair Macaulay, NY Times

 

Review – Brian Brooks Moving Company, Quad Bill: Sarah Kaufman, Washington Post

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Links – Tuesday November 20, 2012

 

Interview – Sergei Filin/Bolshoi Ballet: Valerie Lawson, Dancelines

 

Reviews– Royal Ballet, MacMillan Triple Bill:

Zoë Anderson,

Mark Monahan,

Vera Liber,

Liz Hoggard,

Neil Norman,

Jane Simpson,

Ray Barra Feature:

 

Reviews – Alias/Guilherme Botelho, Sideways Rain (London):

Jann Parry,

Jeffrey Gordon Baker,

 

Review – Suzanne Farrell Ballet, Balanchine Program A (DC): Oksana Khadarina, DanceTabs

 

Review – Matthew Bourne/New Adventures, Sleeping Beauty (Salford): David Upton, British Theatre Guide

 

Review – Diablo Ballet, Triple Bill: Allan Ulrich, SF Chronicle

 

Feature – National Ballet of China, The Red Detachment of Women: Hu Bei, Global Times

 

Review – Wayne McGregor/Random Dance, FAR: Hanna Weibye, One Stop Arts

 

Review – Wayne McGregor/Random Dance, The Rain Room: Germaine Cheng, LondonDance

 

Preview – Wayne McGregor/Random Dance + RB, New Commissions: LondonDance

 

Review – Malavika Sarukkai, Bharatanatyam Solo Bill (NY): Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times

 

Feature – Boston Ballet’s New Nutcracker: Jeffrey Gantz, Boston Phoenix

 

Review – Damien Barber/The Lock In Dance Show: Colin Irwin, Telegraph

 

Betsy Gregory on leaving Dance Umbrella: Roslyn Sulcas, NY Times

 

The Movement Factory, Dance Volunteering in Peckham: Leanne Pero, Guardian

 

Review – Daara Dance/Michel Kouakou, Shifters, A Drop from Nowhere: Brian Seibert, NY Times

 

Review – Juliette Mapp, Nature and its Discontents: Claudia La Rocco, NY Times

 

Review – Israel Ballet/Itzik Galili, Quad Bill: Ora Brafman, Jerusalem Post

 

Batsheva Ensemble – Necessary Precautions Last Night: Matt Trueman, Guardian

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Links – Wednesday November 21, 2012

 

Reviews– Royal Ballet, MacMillan Triple Bill:

Clement Crisp,

Graham Watts,

Hanna Weibye,

Gallery (2
nd
Cast) – Dave Morgan,

 

Double Feature – Alexei Ratmansky and his Nutcracker: Ayano Hodouchi, Nora Fitzgerald, Russia beyond the headlines

 

Reviews – Batsheva Ensemble, Deca Dance (London):

Judith Mackrell,

Lynette Halewood,

James Woodall,

Vera Liber,

 

Preview – Ballet B.C., In/verse, Contemporary Triple Bill: Dana Gee, The Province

 

Interview – AD Emily Molnar: Shawn Conner, Vancouver Sun

 

Dance, String Theory, and The Multiverse: Tim Douglas, The Australian

 

Review – Meredith Monk, Music, Images & Movement: Alastair Macaulay, NY Times

 

Review – Martin Kersels & Michael Mahalchick: Brian Seibert, NY Times

 

Preview – Maurice Chestnut & The Timeline Band: Robert Johnson, NJ Star-Ledger

 

Great Art for ….. everyone? Charlotte Higgins rebuts Will Gompertz, Guardian

 

 

A small selection from Nutcracker corner:

 

Scottish Ballet - The Big Picture! BBC News

 

And Down Under: West Australian

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Links – Thursday November 22, 2012

 

Preview/Interview – Matthew Bourne & his Sleeping Beauty: Kelly Apter, Scotsman

 

Review – Wayne McGregor/Random Dance, Rain Room: Lise Smith, DanceTabs

 

3 Interviews – Choreographers for Random Dance new work: Lise Smith, DanceTabs

 

Reviews– Batsheva Ensemble, Deca Dance:

Graham Watts,

Unattributed (Winship?),

 

Review – Compagnie Maguy Marin, May B (Paris): Laura Cappelle, Financial Times

 

Preview – Ballet B.C., In/verse Triple Bill: Marsha Lederman, Globe and Mail

 

Review – Diablo Ballet, A Swingin’ Holiday Triple Bill: Toba Singer, California Literary Review

 

Interview – West End choreographer Stephen Mears: Jasper Rees, Telegraph

 

Review – Rude Mechs, Dionysus in 69 (NY): Dance/Drama/Protest? Deborah Jowitt, Arts Journal

 

Preview – Garrett + Moulton Productions, Angles of Enchantment: Mary Ellen Hunt, SF Chronicle

 

Preview – Trey McIntyre Project, Ways of Seeing: Debra Levine, LA Times

 

Impressionist Exhibition & Degas’ Little Dancer: Nelson Wyatt, Montreal Gazette

 

Review – LEVYdance & Sidra Bell Companies, Mixed Bill: Rita Felciano, SF Bay Guardian

 

Review – Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, Triple Bill (Muscat): Sarah MacDonald, Times of Oman

 

Preview – Cork City Ballet, Sleeping Beauty on a shoestring: Brian O’Connell, Irish Times

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Links – Friday November 23, 2012

 

Hardly news by this morning, but for the record:

 

Tony Hall to leave Royal Opera House to be Director General at the BBC.

BBC News ROH Release Financial Times Guardian Telegraph and elsewhere, eg The Sun (“to give the Beeb a kick up the arias.”)

 

And so what next for the ROH? Ismene Brown, Arts Desk

 

And on a somewhat related theme:

Alistair Spalding, Director & Chief Executive at Sadler’s Wells: Guardian

 

Meanwhile, elsewhere:

 

Review – Polish National Ballet, Echoes of Time Triple Bill (Warsaw): Roslyn Sulcas, IHT via NY Times

 

Review – Royal Ballet, MacMillan Triple Bill: Neil Norman, Express

 

Preview – Trey McIntyre Project/Korea NCDC, Mixed Bill (Chicago): Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times

 

Review – Citymoves Dance Agency, 12 Dancers/Deliberance: Kelly Apter, Scotsman

 

Feature – Birmingham Royal Ballet, The Roberts, Mackays & Cinderella: Fionnuala Bourke, Birmingham Post

 

Interview – Annabel Knight, From Sydney Dance Co to Chitty Chitty BB: Valerie Lawson, Dancelines

 

Short Gallery – Ballet B.C Dancers: Michael Slobodian, Globe and Mail

 

Overnight Reaction – English National Ballet, Nutcracker: Phil Hewitt, Chichester Observer

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Links – Saturday November 24, 2012

 

Australian Ballet: Swan Lake, 1962 and 2012: Elissa Blake, Sydney Morning Herald

 

Review – Royal Ballet, MacMillan Triple Bill: Gerald Dowler, Classical Source

 

Tony Hall’s work at the Royal Opera House: Rupert Christiansen, Telegraph

 

And who next at the Royal Opera House? Charlotte Higgins, Guardian

 

Review – Paris Opera Ballet, Balanchine Triple Bill: Patricia Boccadoro, Culturekiosque

 

Feature – Royal New Zealand Ballet, Giselle (Stiefel/Kobborg): Raewyn White, NZ Herald

 

National Ballet of Canada - Alice’s Adventures as an export: Martin Knelman, Toronto Star

 

Reviews – Random Dance + RB dancers, 3 New Commissions:

Judith Mackrell,

Sarah Frater,

Graham Watts,

Lyndsey Winship,

Zoë Anderson,

 

Review – Batsheva Ensemble, Deca Dance: Clement Crisp, Financial Times

 

Review – Jasmin Vardimon Company, Freedom (London): Louise Levene, Sunday Telegraph SEVEN Magazine

 

Reviews – Ballet B.C., In/verse Triple Bill:

Janet Smith,

Deborah Meyers,

3 Rehearsal Videos:

 

Contemporary ballet as technology? Isabella Cookson, Varsity (Cambridge University)

 

Making words dance on screen (Anna Karenina): Gia Kourlas, NY Times

 

Preview – TAO Dance Theater: Victor Swoboda, Montreal Gazette

 

US TV Preview (Sunday 25 Nov) – Backstage at NYCB: CBS - 60 Minutes

(Based on the 2:21 Apollo excerpt, this looks unmissable.)

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