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  1. Sylvie Guillem & Russell Maliphant in 'Push'. Photo: Johan Persson

    Review: Sylvie Guillem & Russell Maliphant - PUSH - London Coliseum

    Graham Watts, Thursday 31 July 2014— Performance: 29 July - 2 August 2014

    The juxtaposition of these two incredible performers: one a model of serene power & strength firmly rooted in the earth & the other a body of such graceful, fluid movement that she seems unbound by the no… Continue Reading

  2. News: Dance Mentoring Programme participants 2014/15

    Wednesday 30 July 2014 by carmel smith 0 Comments

    Twenty dancers have been chosen to take part in a mentoring programme organised by Dance UK and Dancers' Career Development... Continue Reading

  3. Mariinsky Ballet 'Romeo and Juliet'  - Viktoria Tereshkina and VladimirShklyarov. Photo Valentin Baranovsky

    Review: Mariinsky Ballet - Romeo and Juliet - Royal Opera House

    Graham Watts, Wednesday 30 July 2014— Performance: 28 - 31 July 2014

    I count myself very fortunate to have seen this British debut of Xander Parish - a young man who left the Royal Ballet to further his career in St Petersburg in 2010.  Continue Reading

  4. Mariinsky Ballet -  'Swan Lake'_Uliana Lopatkina. Photo: Mikhail Logvinov

    News: Mariinsky Ballet - London 2014 summer season

    Monday 28 July 2014 by carmel smith 0 Comments

    As one of the world's oldest ballet companies arrives at the ROH, Lyndsey Winship has the low down on who to look out for... and Sarah Crompton talks to Xander Parish, the first British dancer to join the company Continue Reading

  5. News: Beats for Peace across the world

    Friday 25 July 2014 by carmel smith 0 Comments

    Dancers in Sydney, London & Glasgow performed Rafael Bonachela's choreography simultaneously on Saturday 12 July at midnight BST, in the Big Commonwealth Dance. Watch a video.. Continue Reading

  6. Swing Patrol, 2011

    News: Swing Patrol success in the Dragons' Den

    Friday 25 July 2014 by carmel smith 0 Comments

    Dragon Deborah Meaden, a dance enthusiast since her stint on Strictly, has invested £65k in an already highly successful London based swing dance group.. Continue Reading

  7. Wendy Whelan 'Restless Creature'. Photo: Christopher Duggan

    Review: Wendy Whelan - Restless Creature - Linbury Studio Theatre

    Graham Watts, Friday 25 July 2014— Performance: 22 - 24 July 2014

    Unquestionably one of the greatest ballet dancers ever to emerge from the USA, now aged 47, Wendy Whelan is still dancing and at the very peak of her form, albeit now exploring new territories in contemporary dance... Continue Reading

  8. BalletBoyz Michael Nunn (left), William Trevitt (right), with composer Keaton Hensonm at their Kingston Studios. Photo: Sophie Harris-Taylor

    Feature: Billy Trevitt - on Balletboyz at the Roundhouse

    Friday 25 July 2014 by carmel smith 0 Comments

    Next week brings the last chance to see the award winning 'Fallen/Serpent' double bill, with an excerpt of a new work in collaboration with composer Keaton Henson & live music from the BBC Concert Orchestra Continue Reading

  9. English National Ballet's 'Coppélia'. Jung ah Choi - Coppelia Doll & Swanilda - Shiori Kase. Photo: John Ross

    Review: English National Ballet - Coppélia - London Coliseum

    Graham Watts, Thursday 24 July 2014— Performance: 23 - 27 July 2014

    Shiori Kase is not naturally a showy dancer but radiates confidence & assuredness, possessing a command of technique that melts each pose into the premium positions of beautiful understated lines.. Continue Reading

  10. Aaron Vickers and Lisa Welham in James Cousins' 'There We Have Been' on Waterfront Stage, Latitude. Photo: Ambra Vernuccio

    Feature: On the Waterfront - dance at Latitude 2014

    Wednesday 23 July 2014 by carmel smith

    Ten performances by seven companies, involving 49 performers and 45 production/technical crew - plus a rehearsal studio/barn more used to live stock and an 800 acre site to navigate... Continue Reading

  11. News: Choreographer Lucy Guerin works on National Theatre's Medea

    Monday 21 July 2014 by carmel smith

    Director Carrie Cracknell and Guerin talk to Lyndsey Winship in the Guardian about their collaboration, bringing dance and theatre closer together. Continue Reading

  12. News: PUSH - the making of a modern classic

    Friday 18 July 2014 by carmel smith 0 Comments

    Dance critics on why you mustn't miss these last performances & Sylvie Guillem & Russell Maliphant on how it came about... Continue Reading

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