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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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Links – Monday July 15, 2013


Reviews - Stanislavsky Ballet, Coppelia, London:

Clement Crisp, FT

Jeffrey Taylor, Sunday Express

Review - New York City Ballet, This Bitter Earth, Bal de Couture, Rubies, West Side Story Suite, Saratoga:

Jay Rogoff, The Saratogian

Susan Mehalick, Times Union

Review - Forever Tango + Dancing With the Stars stars, NY:

Alastair Macaulay, NY Times

Leigh Witchel, NY Post

Elisabeth Vincentelli, NY Post

Review - American Ballet Theatre, Le Corsaire, LA: Laura Bleiberg, LA Times


Reviews – Royal Ballet & Royal Ballet of Flanders, Britten Dances, Aldeburgh: Mike Reynolds, Musical Criticism


Review - Paco Peña, Quimeras, London: David Nice, The ARts Desk


Feature - Foreign Affairs festival, Berlin, Roslyn Sulcas, NY Times


Feature - London to Be Summer Center of Russian Ballet, London via Moscow: Des Brown, Moscow Times


Review - Sofia National Ballet, Giselle, Swan Lake Don Quixote, Glasgow: Mary Brennan, Herald


Review - belletLORENT, The Night Ball, Wallsend, Peter Lathan, BTG


Review - Nomi Dance Company, Os, (In) Suspending, NoMiLa-Latin!, Adieu, Chicago: Sid Smith, Chicago Tribune


Review - Sandaya: Burmese Lessons, Washington: Jane Horwitz, Washington Post

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Links – Tuesday, July 16, 2013


Alina Cojocaru to join English National Ballet:

Judith Mackrell, Guardian     Charlotte Higgins, Guardian

Roslyn Sulcas, New York Times

Louise Jury, Evening Standard

Graham Watts, Londondance

Press Release – DanceTabs

…. and so Has bargaining power moved towards the Stars?  Ismene Brown, Arts Desk


Review – Stanislavsky Ballet, Coppelia, London: Graham Watts, Londondance


Feature – Russell Kerr & RNZB Swan Lake: Tom Cardy, Dominion Post


Jacob’s Pillow Reviews – Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times

- Companhia Urbana de Dança, ID: ENTITADES, Chapa Quente

Brian Brooks Moving Company, Big City, Motor


Jacob’s Pillow Review – Brian Brooks Moving Company, I’m going to explode, Motor, Big City, Descent: Deborah Jowitt, Arts Journal


Feature – Jonah Bokaer & His Father: Nancy Dalva, Brooklyn Rail


Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s Moulin Rouge to be filmed: Staff, CBC News


Feature – Russian National Ballet, Kostroma: Jen Monaghan, Moscow Times


Review – Yoshiko Chuma, π=3.14….Ramallah etc: Brian Seibert, NY Times


Cloud Dance Reviews – Brian Gillespie, Julia Pond, Nina von der Werth, Johnny Autin: Howard Loxton, BTG


Reviews – Prom 4 - Les Siècles/François-Xavier Roth, Ballet Music:

David Nice, Arts Desk

Andrew Clements, Guardian

Ivan Hewett, Telegraph


The Filin Affair: Dimitrichenko loses custody appeal: Izvestia via Ismene Brown Blog

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Links – Wednesday, July 17, 2013


NY Reviews – Pilobolus:

Molly’s Not Dead, Ocellus, Licks, [esc]: Apollinaire Scherr, Financial Times

Molly’s Not Dead, Symbiosis, Skyscrapers, Licks, Azimuth: Alastair Macaulay, NY Times


London Review – Les Saisons Russes of XXI Century, Spectre de la Rose, Firebird, Scheherazade: Paul Arrowsmith, DanceTabs

-- Updated Season Programme: Londondance


London Review – Stanislavsky Ballet, Coppelia: Judith Cruickshank, Danceviewtimes


NY Review – American Ballet Theatre, Sleeping Beauty : Carol Pardo, Danceviewtimes


Preview – Bolshoi Ballet London Season: Louise Jury, Evening Standard


HK Preview – Geneva Ballet, Romeo & Juliet (Bouvier): Anna Cummins, Time Out HK


Feature – On being Darcey’s Double: Annie Carroll, via Valerie Lawson, Dancelines


Interview – Andrej Uspenski, Photographer & RB Dancer: Graham Watts, DanceTabs


SPAC Feature – National Ballet of Canada’s Working Moms: Leigh Hornbeck, Albany Times Union


Jacob’s Pillow Preview – Ballet BC Season: Staff, BWW


Feature – American Dance Festival: Lightsey Darst, Huffington Post


A Ballerina’s perk?  Kissing attractive men, says Ms Rojo: Tim Walker, Telegraph

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Links – Thursday, July 18, 2013


London Reviews – Les Saisons Russes du XXIe Siècle, Spectre de la Rose, Firebird, Scheherazade:

Clement Crisp, Financial Times

Judith Mackrell, Guardian

Zoë Anderson, Independent

Graham Watts, Londondance

Sarah Frater, The Stage

Keith Watson, Metro


LA Review – American Ballet Theatre, Chamber Symphony, Apollo, Symphony in C:  Carla Escoda, Huffington Post


Tamara Rojo: how ballet is like pornography: Hannah Furness, Telegraph  **  (and elsewhere)


Tutu wars – London’s battle of the ballerinas hots up: Jasmine Gardner, Evening Standard


London Reviews – New Movement Collective, NEST:

Jann Parry, DanceTabs

Josephine Leask, Londondance

-  Gallery: Dave Morgan, DanceTabs


Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater announces new season:

Allan Kozinn, NY Times

Jenny Dalzell, Dance Magazine


Joburg Review – St Petersburg Ballet Theatre, Swan Lake: Katy Chance, Business Day


The making of pointe shoes:

-  by Freeds in Hackney: Patricia Niven & Sarah Winman, Spitalfields Life

- by Repetto in the Dordogne: Reuters Gallery, Dawn.com


The Bolshoi’s woes continue, here unrelated to the Filin affair: BBC News  and elsewhere.



**  Apologies, but no sign of the primary Time Out source yet found online.

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Links – Friday, July 19, 2013


Substantial Essay - Alexei Ratmansky, Shostakovich & American Ballet Theatre: Marina Harss, The Nation  

---Link back to her review: DanceTabs


Review – Bolshoi Ballet, Flames of Paris: Natasha Rogai, DanceTabs


Interview – Lilian Hochhauser/Bolshoi London Visit: Alice Lagnado, Voice of Russia


Tamara Rojo – Beyond the headlines a serious point: Judith Mackrell, Guardian


SPAC Reviews – National Ballet of Canada:

Four Seasons, Emergence: Jay Rogoff, Saratogian

Giselle (Wright): Jay Rogoff, Saratogian    Susan Mehalick, Albany Times Union


London Reviews– Les Saisons Russes du XXIe Siècle, Spectre de la Rose, Firebird, Scheherazade:

Mark Monahan, Telegraph

Neil Norman, Express

Laura Dodge, Londonist

Margaret Willis, One Stop Arts


MoveTube – Ballets Russes, original and re-imagined: Judith Mackrell, Guardian


Book – Stravinsky: Discoveries and Memories, Robert Craft: Rick Schultz, LA Times


London Review – New Movement Collective, NEST: Judith Mackrell, Guardian


Melbourne Review – Ballet Revolución: Jordan Beth Vincent, The Age


RNZB Feature – The enduring magic of Swan Lake: Amy Jackman, Dominion Post


Roundhouse Season – Wayne McGregor, Siobhan Davies, Conrad Shawcross: DanceTabs


Interview – Prof Christopher Bannerman/ArtsCross Project: Carmel Smith, Londondance


Broadway Review – Forever Tango: Robert Johnson, NJ Star-Ledger

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Links – Saturday July 20, 2013


Review - American Ballet TheatreChamber SymphonyApolloSymphony in C, Los Angeles: Carla Escoda, Huffington Post


Review - Noureev & Friends Gala, Paris: Graham Watts, DanceTabs


Review - Royal New Zealand BalletSwan Lake, Wellington NZ: Lyne Pringle, NZ Theatreview


Review - Russian Seasons of the XXVI Century programme 2, The FirebirdSchéhérazade, London: Graham Watts, Londondance


Carlos Acosta - “We need more girls… Girls are non-existent.”: Adam Sherwin, The Independent


Sir Jon Trimmer, longest-standing member of the Royal New Zealand Ballet: Diana Dekker, Dominion Post


Review - Ballet British ColumbiaA.U.R.A.AnielPetite Cérémonie, Jacob’s Pillow: Janine Parker, Boston Globe


Interview - Vladimir Urin, new Bolshoi director: Ismene Brown/Larissa Barykina, The Arts Desk/Rossiiskaya Gazeta


Ruth Day - Cognitive Scientist in Residence at the American Dance Festival: Lightsey Darst, Huffington Post


Matthew Bourne announces second New Adventures Choreographer Award: Broadway World


Preview - St-Sauveur Arts Festival, dance in the big top: Victor Swoboda, Montreal Gazette


Review - Post: BalletFour Plays, San Francisco: Allan Ulrich, San Francisco Chronicle


Preview - Mason Gross Summer Series, New Brunswick USA: Robert Johnson, Star-Ledger

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