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Links – Sunday, July 7, 2013


Boston Ballet in London:

Review - Programme 1 (Serenade etc): Luke Jennings, Observer

Gallery – Programme 2 (Polyphonia etc): Dave Morgan, DanceTabs


SF Preview – Post:Ballet, field the present shifts  etc: Carla Escoda, Huffington Post


Gallery – Performers: A Season in Photographs: Laurie Lewis, via Arts Desk


Feature – Darcey Bussell on life post-RB: Hannah Furness, Telegraph


Feature – Thoughts after a ballet company visit: Mary Kenny, Independent (Ireland)


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Links – Monday July 8, 2013


Obituary - Milorad Miskovitch, danseur, 1928-2013: Judith Cruickshank, The Guardian


The Bolshoi Ballet - Mark Monahan visits the company in Moscow: The Telegraph


Review - American Ballet TheatreThe Sleeping Beauty: Alastair Macaulay, New York Times


11 All-American Goddesses (ballerinas to you and me): Alastair Macaulay, New York Times


Review - Boston BalletThe Second DetailPolyphoniaBella Figura, London:

Judith Mackrell, The Guardian

Lynette Halewood, DanceTabs

Geoffrey Gantz, Boston Globe


Review - Vienna State Ballet, Homage to Rudolph Nureyev, Paris: Laura Cappelle, Financial Times


Christopher Wheeldon’s next project - An American in Paris: Valerie Lawson, DanceLines


Leanne Benjamin on retiring from The Royal Ballet: Matthew Westwood, The Australian


ABT’s Herman Cornejo: Susan Reiter, Los Angeles Times


Review - Savion GloverSTePZ, NY: Mary Callahan, Broadway World


Lessons from the stylish - Tamara Rojo: Lisa Armstrong, The Telegraph


Review - Luke MurphyDrenched, NY: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


Review - Michelle Boulé & Okkyung LeeBREAK>Urge>Imprint, Mount Tremper, NY: Brian Seibert, New York Times


Review - Jody Oberfelder4Chambers, NY: Gia Kourlas, New York Times

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Links – Tuesday July 9, 2013


Bolshoi storms continue with loss of chief exec:

Ismene Brown, The Arts Desk

Ismene Brown, blog

Ellen Barry, New York Times


Nijinky’s Jeux - the centenary: Kenneth Archer & Millicent Hodson, DanceTabs


Review - Boston BalletThe Second DetailPolyphoniaBella Figura, London: Sarah Frater, The Stage


Review - Hofesh Shechter CompanyPolitical Mother, The Choreographer’s Cut, London: Lise Smith, DanceTabs


Review - School of American Ballet, Workshop performances, NY: Tobi Tobias, ArtsJournal


Review - Shantala ShivalingappaAkasha, Jacob’s Pillow: Deborah Jowitt, ArtsJournal


Profile - Guillaume Côté of the National Ballet of Canada: Victor Swoboda, Montreal Gazette


Review - Australian Dance TheatreG (Garry Stewart’s reworking of Giselle), Perth: Cicely Binford, Australian Stage


Penn & Teller create a new dance for Pilobolus: Gia Kourlas, TimeOut NY


Will Tuckett’s The Wind in the Willows to transfer to the West End: Nicola Merrifield, The Stage

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Links – Wednesday July 10, 2013


Review - American Ballet Theatre, season roundup: Robert Gottlieb, New York Observer


Russia replaces Bolshoi Theatre boss:

Ellen Barry & Sophia Kishkovsky, New York Times

Reuters, Financial Times

AP, The Guardian


Roundup of NY Spring season (NYCB & ABT): AP, Wall Street Journal


Review - Dancing on the Edge Festival of Contemporary Dance, Vancouver: Paula Citron, The Globe and Mail


Review - Bill T. JonesA Rite, Bard Summerscape: Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times


Interview - Sergei Polunin: Keith Watson, Metro


Dance in the adman’s world: Katie Colombus, The Stage


Review - Pavel ZustiakThe Painted Bird, La MaMa Moves! Festival: Kayt MacMaster, Broadway World


Preview - Breaking Pointe series 2: Adria Rolnik, Huffington Post

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Links – Thursday July 11, 2013


Review - New York City Ballet, Spring season retrospective: Jocelyn Noveck, Huffington Post


Review - New York City Ballet, mixed bill, Saratoga Springs:

Jay Rogoff, The Saratogian

Susan Mehalick, Albany Times Union


NYCB’s declining season at Saratoga Springs: Thomas Dimopoulos, Saratoga Wire


Preview - National Ballet of Canada at SPAC: Tresca Weinstein, Albany Times Union


Review - Boston BalletSerenadeAfternoon of a FaunPlan to BSymphony in Three Movements, London: Gerald Dowler, Classical Source


Review - Pilobolus + Penn & Teller, NY: Alastair Macaulay, New York Times


Interview - Cheryl Yeager, Yuriko Kajiya & Isabella Boylston on ABT then and now: Marina Harss, Playbill Arts


Freedom of movement - dancing Egypt's revolution: Judith Mackrell, The Guardian


Review - Wally CardonaThe Set Up, NY: Brian Seibert, New York Times


You can't take the sex out of ballet: Russell Smith, Globe and Mail


Exhibition - Rudolf Nureyev. Life in pictures. Paris-New York, Moscow: D. Garrison Golubock, Moscow Times


Preview - Vivien WoodExile, Newcastle: David Whetstone, TheJournal


I’ll be there! - says Sergei: Tree Elven, Voice of Russia

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Links – Friday July 12, 2013


Review - Stanislavsky Ballet, Coppelia, London: Ismene Brown, The Arts Desk


Interview - Aurelien Scannella, AD West Australian Ballet, Perth: Deborah Jones, Deborah Jones Blog


Feature - Julien Macdonald dresses the English National Ballet for their performance in front of the Queen, london: Louise Levene, Evening Standard


Review - Boston Ballet, Serenade, Afternoon of a Faun, Plan to B, Symphony in Three Movements, London: Jeffrey Taylor, Sunday Express


Review - Bill T. Jones, A Rite, Bard Summerscape: NY: Deborah Jowitt, ArtsJournal


Review - Pilobolus + Penn & Teller, NY: Leigh Witchel, NY Post


Interview - Kahurangi Maxwell, kapa haka performer, Wellington: Bronwyn Sell, NZ Herald


Review - Collaboration The Project, Yours Truly, Melbourne: Chloe Smethurst, Age


Review - David Atkins/Dein Perry, Hot Shoe Shuffle, Sydney: Jill Sykes, Sydney Morning Herald


Review - Champagne and Limousines with work by Anna Bate, Joshua Rutter, Kerryn Mcmurdo, Oliver Connew, Auckland: Tru Paraha, NZ TheatreView


Review - Nemcatacoa Teatro, SummerStage Kids event, NY: Brian Seibert, NY Times


News - Christopher Powney - New Artistic Director of The Royal Ballet School announced, London, DanceTabs


News - A new position for PNB’s Jeffrey Stanton at Oregon Ballet Theater, Seattle: Moira Macdonald, Seattle Times


Feature Video - National Ballet of Canada Ballerinas share their footcare tips, Toronto: Globe and Mail


News - Dancer asked to leave Royal Winnipeg Ballet after doing porn, Toronto: Canadian Press, Toronto Star


News/View - Let’s take more positive steps - Mark Skipper, Chief executive, Northern Ballet: Letter to Stage


News (old) - From the archive, 12 July 1967: Charges against ballet stars dropped. Charges against Rudolf Nureyev and Dame Margot Fonteyn, stars of the Royal Ballet company now on an American tour, were dropped today because of insufficient evidence: Guardian


Fun - My Mother Explains the Ballet to Me, NY: Jesse Eisenberg, The New Yorker

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Links – Saturday July 13, 2013


Interviews - Sergei Polunin, London:

Louise Jury, Evening Standard

Alice Lagnado, Voice of Russia

Reviews - Stanislavsky Ballet, Coppelia, London:

Judith Mackrell, Guardian

Jann Parry, DanceTabs

Neil Norman, Stage

Liz Hoggard, Evening Standard

Rachel Ward, Telegraph

Sam Smith, Londonist

Tristram Kenton gallery of backstage pictures, Guardian

View - The Diary: Alistair Spalding. For Sadler’s Wells’ artistic director, the next Nijinsky or Nureyev will not come from ballet – but from hip-hop or tango. London: Alistair Spalding, FT


Review - American Ballet Theatre, Chamber Symphony, Apollo, Symphony in C, LA: Lews Segal, LA Times


Review - Boston Ballet, Serenade, Afternoon of a Faun, Plan to B, Symphony in Three Movements, The Second Detail, Polyphonia, Bella Figura, London: Giannandrea Poesio, Spectator


News - Mikhailovsky instals new classical chief - Mikhail Messerer, St Petersburg: Ismene Brown, Ismene Brown Blog


News - Two theatres ‘have lost their finest leaders’, Moscow: Ismene Brown, Ismene Brown Blog


News - New Bolshoi chief not in favour of ‘Tsiskaridze syndrome’, Moscow: Ismene Brown, Ismene Brown Blog


Interview/Feature - Lil Buck & Baltimore’s Artscape, Washington: Rebecca Ritzel, Washington Post


Preview - Emily Molnar, Rejuvenated Ballet BC graces St-Sauveur Festival, Montreal: Victor Swoboda, Montreal Gazette


Review - River to River Festival incl Stephen Petronio, New York: Apollinaire Scherr, FT


Review - Taps Internationals Festival, NY: Brian Seibert, NY Times


Interview/Preview - Ballet Revolucion, Aaron Cash, Melbourne: Candida Baker, The Age


Review - Sarah Heston/Luna Troop, Tides: An Evening of Change, Chicago: Sid Smith, Chicago Tribune


Review - Los Vivancos, Flamenco Fusion, London: Howard Loxton, BTG


Review - Avignon (theatre) Festival with some dance, Avignon: Laura Cappelle, FT

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Duh... These should have started a new thread - as we normally do on a Sunday. Now done and you can see the next week of links build up here:




Links – Sunday July 14, 2013


Reviews - Stanislavsky Ballet, Coppelia, London:

Luke Jennings, Observer

Jenny Gilbert, Sunday Independent

Vera Liber, BTG

Review - New York City Ballet, Dances at a Gathering, Hallelujah Junction, After the Rain, Saratoga: Jay Rogoff, The Saratogian


Feature - Sergei Polunin, Vadim Muntagirov, Ivan Vasiliev - You wait years for the new Rudolf Nureyev – then three come along at once, London, Vanessa Thorpe: Observer


Review - Nederlands Dans Theatre at the cinema, An Evening with Ekman, Eyal & Behar, Leon and Lightfoot, and Johan Inger, NY: Jennifer Fried, BWW


Review - Boston Ballet, The Second Detail, Polyphonia, Bella Figura, London: Hanna Weibye, One Stop Arts


Review - Boston Ballet, Serenade, Afternoon of a Faun, Plan to B, Symphony in Three Movements, London: Sara Veale, Exeunt Magazine


Review - Toronto Fringe Festival: 2 for Tea, MSM [men seeking men], O(h) and others, Toronto: Michael Crabb, Toronto Star


Feature/News - Stars (Marianela Núnez and Thiago Soares) join charity to warn of eating-disorder 'risks' for ballet pupils, London, Nick Clark, Independent


Feature - Sarasota Ballet funding - Arts and culture ROI, Sarasota gets a solid return on its investment, Sarasota: Unknown, Herald Tribune

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