Jump to content

Dance Links w/b Sunday October 5, 2014

Recommended Posts

Links – Sunday, October 5, 2014


Opinion – A Challenge to the Arts (including Ballet): Philip KennicottWashington Post


Review – Royal Ballet, Manon (Hayward, Watson), London: Luke Jennings, Observer


Review – American Ballet Theatre, All-American Celebration, Chicago: Laura MolzahnChicago Tribune


Review – Birmingham Royal Ballet, Beauty and the Beast, Birmingham: Neil Norman, Express


Preview – Australian Ballet, Swan Lake (Murphy), LA: Susan Reiter, LA Times


Preview – Australian Ballet, La BayadèreSydney: Jo Litson, Sunday Telegraph (Sydney)


Review – Smuin Ballet, Serenade (Ammon), Frankie and Johnny, Objects of Curiosity, SF: Rachel Howard, SF Chronicle


Review – Wilton’s Strike! Dance Festival, London: Luke Jennings, Observer


Review – Candoco Dance Company, Let’s Talk about Dis, Notturnino, London: Siobhan Murphy, DanceTabs


Review – Alonzo King Lines Ballet, Concerto for 2 Violins, Men’s Quintet, Rasa, Fairfax, VA: George Jackson, Danceviewtimes


Preview – Ringling International Arts Festival/Tangram/Keigwin + Co: Carrie Seidman, Sarasota Herald-Tribune


Feature – Garth Fagan Company, Lighthouse/Lightning Rod: Jean LenihanArts Journal/Fresh Pencil


Review – Cornfield Dance, Furniture Suite, Pas de Detour, Small Stages, NY: Martha Sherman, Danceviewtimes


Review – Chloe Chignell & Timothy Walsh, The Summit Is Blue, Melbourne: Gracia Haby, Fjord Review


Next week in London & Birmingham – Manon, Shadows of War: Judith Mackrell, Guardian


Review – The Flying Steps, Red Bull Flying Bach, Melbourne: Jordan Beth Vincent, The Age



Links users – if you have not already noticed the thread, we would be interested in your views of the service we provide and on the degree to which you find subscription demands limit your access, here

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links - Monday, October 06, 2014



Review – New York City Ballet, Pictures at an Exhibition, New York:  Apollinaire Scherr, FT


Review – New York City Ballet, Morgen, This Bitter Earth, Clearing Dawn, Funérailles, Belles-Lettres, Pictures at an Exhibition, New York:  Michael Popkin, Danceview Times


Interview – Tamara Rojo:  Sarah Crompton, Telegraph


Review – Alonzo King Lines Ballet, Concerto for Two Violins, Rasa, Washington:  Rebecca Ritzel, Washington Post


Review – Grupo Corpo, Triz, Parabelo, London:  Graham Watts, London Dance


Review - Birmingham Royal Ballet, Beauty and the Beast, Birmingham:  Richard Edmonds, Birmingham Post


Reaction - World Ballet Day #4, National Ballet of Canada: Valerie Lawson, Dancelines


News – Joyce Theatre Foundation names Twyla Tharp as Artist-in-Residence:  Lori Holcombe-Holland, NY Times


Feature – Morgan Fairchild (NYCB) On the Town:  Mark Kennedy, Progress-Index


Preview – On the Town, New York:  Robert Feldberg, North Jersey Record


Feature – Eve Musto (Scottish Ballet):  Jamie Brotherston, STV Aberdeen


Review – Ballet Philippines, Giselle, Manila:  Tats Rejante Manahan, Philippines Inquirer


Review – Zoi Dimitriou, The Chapter House, London:  Graham Watts, DanceTabs


Feature – Martin Lawrance and his new work for Ballet Manila:  Marge C Enriquez, Philippines Inquirer


Review – Jillian Pena, Polly Pocket: Expansion Pack, New York:  Siobhan Burke, NY Times


Review – Aszure Barton, Awaa, Washington:  Sarah Kaufman, Washington Post


Review – Hind Benali, Identity/Identite, Washington:  Sarah Kaufman, Washington Post


Review – Margret Sara Gudjonsdottir, Variations on Closer, London:  Josephine Leask, London Dance


Review – Ballet Teatro Colon, Giselle (Paloma Herrera), Buenos Aires:  Pablo Bardin, Buenos Aires Herald


Review - Ballet Nebraska, Giselle, Omaha:  Kim Carpenter, Omaha World-Herald

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links - Tuesday, October 07, 2014



Obituary – Geoffrey Holder:  Jennifer Dunning & William McDonald, NY Times



News – Mark Morris Dance Group to split for global tour:  Roslyn Sulcas, NY Times


Review – Grupo Corpo, Triz, Parabelo, London:  Neil Norman, Stage


Review – Birmingham Royal Ballet, Beauty and the Beast, Birmingham:  Rosamaria Kostic Cisneros, Bachtrack


Review – The Soaking Wet Festival, New York:  Deborah Jowitt, Arts Journal


Reviews – Smuin Ballet, Serenade for Strings, Objects of Curiosity, Frankie and Johnny, San Francisco: 

Rita Felciano, Danceview Times

Terez Rose, Bachtrack


Review - Margret Sara Guojonsdottir, Variations on Closer, London:  Lise Smith, DanceTabs


Review – The Bo Diddlers, Stump!, London:  Lise Smith, London Dance


Opinion – Want to see an aging woman dance a solo?:  Wendy Houstoun, Guardian


Review – Xavier Le Roy, Retrospective, New York:  Brian Seibert, NY Times


Review - Ivana Muller, Partituur, New York:  Brian Seibert, NY Times


Review – Gilles Jobin Company, QUANTUM, New York:  Ivan Talijancic, Bachtrack


Review – O Vertigo, Soif, Montreal:  Pia Savoie, Bachtrack


Review – Los Angeles Ballet, Swan Lake, Los Angeles:  Shari Barrett, Broadway World


Preview – Oregon Ballet Theatre, 25th Anniversary Season, Portland:  Carla Escoda, Huffington Post


Review – The Highland Dance Company of New Zealand, Journey of the Celts, Christchurch:  Emily Napolitano, NZ Theatreview


Review - Shijith Nambiar’s Dancers & Dakshina Dance Company, Bharata Natyam Selections, Washington:  George Jackson, Danceview Times


Featurette – Scottish Dance Theatre in India:  Debesh Banerjee, Indian Express


Review – 50th Birthday Gala of Lisa Macuja Elizalde, Manila:  Pablo A Tariman, Yahoo News Philippines


Review - Antonia Franceschi, Just Dance, Malta:  Albert Storace, Times of Malta

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links - Wednesday, October 08, 2014



Review – Pacific Northwest Ballet, Jewels, Seattle:  Alastair Macaulay, NY Times


Feature – The ever-rising ‘barre’ at Sarasota Ballet:  Carrie Seidman, Sarasota Herald Tribune


Book Review – Millicent Hodson & Kenneth Archer, The Lost Rite:  Paul Arrowsmith, DanceTabs


Letter – English ballet should nurture home-grown talent:  Telegraph


Review – Candoco Dance Company, Playing Another, London:  Jeffrey Gordon Baker, London Dance


Review – Zoi Dimitriou, The Chapter House, London:  Alice Robotham, London Dance


Review – Boy Blue Entertainment, The Five and the Prophecy of Prana, London:  Symone Keisha, London Dance


Exhibition Preview – Jamie Wyeth, Portraits of Rudolf Nureyev, St Petersburg Florida:  Unnamed, Tampa Bay News


Preview – Maria Hassabi, Intermission, Melbourne:  Philippa Hawker, Sydney Morning Herald


Preview - Scott Prairie and Mia Hseih, A Moving Sound, Melbourne:  Stephanie Bunbury, Sydney Morning Herald

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links - Thursday, October 09, 2014



Reviews – Royal Ballet, Manon (Osipova/Acosta cast), London: 

Sarah Crompton, Telegraph

Judith Mackrell, Guardian


Roundup – In Praise of World Ballet Day and other items:  Ismene Brown, Spectator


Feature – Dame Gillian Lynne steps to it with BRB:  Roz Laws, Birmingham Post


Review – Birmingham Royal Ballet, Beauty and the Beast, Birmingham:  John Phillpott, Worcester News


News – New Adventures announces principal casting for Edward Scissorhands:  Carmel Smith, London Dance


Gallery – Ballet Revolucion 2014, London:  Dave Morgan, DanceTabs


Review – Wendy Houston, Pact with Pointlessness, London:  Graham Watts, DanceTabs


Review – Jonathan Royse Windham, Creatures of Habit, New York:  Siobhan Burke, NY Times


Review – Balasole, Pastiche, New York:  Jessica Abejar, Broadway World


Review - Compagnie du Hanneton / James Thierree, Raoul, Antibes:  Christina Gallea Roy, DanceTabs


Interview – Lee Wilson on her memoir “Rebel on Pointe”:  David Henry Sterry, Huffington Post


Review – Michela Marino Lerman, Tribute to Betty Carter, New York:  Brian Seibert, NY Times


Feature – Parsons Project on tour to Kalamazoo:  Marin Heinritz, M-live 


Review – Tukana, Kiri, Auckland:  Briar Wilson, NZ Theatreview


Featurette:  The Australian Ballet dancers conquer Hollywood:  Stephanie Wood, Sydney Morning Herald


And finally…

Wayne Sleep’s Paella recipe (for Who’s doing the dishes TV programme):  U TV

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links – Friday, October 10, 2014


Reviews – Fall for Dance Festival, New York:  Alastair Macaulay, NY Times  Tom Phillips, Danceviewtimes

Mark Morris Dance Group, Songs Without Words,

Black Grace, Minoi, Pati Pati

San Francisco Ballet, Variations for Two Couples

Russell MaliphantTwo x Two


Review – Pacific Northwest Ballet, Tide Harmonic, Debonair, Memory Glow, NY: Apollinaire ScherrFinancial Times


Review – Birmingham Royal Ballet, La Fin du Jour, Miracle in the Gorbals, Flowers in the Forest, Birmingham: Mark Monahan, Telegraph


Feature – Fall for Dance Festival, New York: Alexandra Villarreal, Columbia Spectator


Gallery- Royal Ballet, Manon (Osipova, Acosta): Alice Pennefather, Andrej Uspenski, Mikhail Logvinov: Guardian


Review – English National Ballet, Swan Lake, Manchester: Martin ThomassonBTG


Rebuttal Letters (+ Comments) – English National Ballet: Telegraph


Review – Ballet Revolución 2014, London: Graham Watts, DanceTabs


Review – Garth Fagan Dance, Mixed Bill, LA: Victoria LooseleafFjord Review


Review – ProArteDanza10th Anniversary Season, Toronto: Penelope Ford, Fjord Review


Review – Sydney Dance Company, Louder Than Words, Sydney: Jill Sykes, Sydney Morning Herald


Review – River North Dance Chicago, Gala Program, Chicago: Laura MolzahnChicago Tribune


Feature – Destiny Arts CenterOakland: Mary Ellen Hunt, SF Chronicle


Preview – Toronto Dance Theatre, Triple Bill, Toronto: Paula Citron, Globe and Mail


Preview – Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch, VollmondOttawa: Paula Citron, Globe and Mail


Review – VOU Dance Company, Mataqali Drift, Auckland: Linda Ashley, Theatreview


Links users – if you have not already noticed the thread, we would still be interested in your views of the service we provide and on the degree to which you find subscription demands limit your access, here

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Links – Saturday October 11, 2014


Reviews - Australian BalletSwan Lake, L.A.: 

Lewis Segal, Los Angeles Times

Jean Lenihan, Orange County Register


Reviews - New AdventuresLord of the Flies, London: 

Judith Mackrell, The Guardian

Hanna Weibye, The Arts Desk

Siobhan Murphy, DanceTabs

Vera Liber, British Theatre Guide

Graham Watts, Londondance

Lyndsey Winship, Evening Standard


Review - Fall for Dance Festival, programme 1, NY: Deborah Jowitt, ArtsJournal


Review - Pacific Northwest BalletDebonair (new Justin Peck), The HarmonicMemory Glow, NY: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


Review - Birmingham Royal BalletShadows of War: Fionnuala Bourke, Birmingham Mail


Reviews - Sydney Dance CompanyLouder than Words (Bonachela), Parenthesis (Foniadakis), Sydney: 

Sarah Navin, Bachtrack

Clive Paget, Limelight


Review - Theo ClinkardAccumulationOrdinary Courage, London: Sara Veale, DanceTabs


Interview - Angel Corella, new AD of Pennsylvania Ballet: Philadelphia Inquirer


Review - John Heginbotham, Lincoln Center White Light Festival, Chalk and Soot, NY: Gia Kourlas, New York Times


Review - Jodi Melnick, Next Wave Festival, Moment Marigold, NY: Brian Seibert, New York Times


Photo gallery - Maija Hirvanen, Northern Light Season, For those who have time, London: Foteini Christofilopoulou, DanceTabs


Reviews - Ballet Revolución 2014, London: 

Maria Iu, Exeunt

Samantha Whitaker, Londondance


Review - Aspen Santa Fe BalletOver GlowReturn to a Strange LandSquare None, Cleveland: Roy Berko, Broadway World


Interview - Xiomara Reyes and the Havana International Ballet Festival: Helson Hernández, Havana Times


Preview - Miami Arts Ballet Theatre, Diaghilev tribute programme: Guillermo Perez, Miami Herald


Preview - Byron PerryObscura, Eveleigh NSW: Andrew Taylor, Sydney Morning Herald

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • Create New...