More tightly integrated than their previous outing, there is an organic, holistic feel to this triple bill, as if each choreographer worked from the same blueprint
…they all seem to feature an awful lot of what I can only describe as slow unfolding, in which these muscular young men pour themselves over each other’s bodies with admirable weightless fluidity. It looks very nice but it is not quite enough.
The Royal Ballet's Edward Watson, along with dancers from Northern, Birmingham Royal and English National Ballets will be on stage at Sadler's Wells this weekend for a new charity... Continue Reading
In fact Metheus and The Murmuring are interchangeable, steps and music could be mixed and audiences would never know the difference. But as usual, the evening’s modern dance makers were lucky to have highly talented artists to work with.
There’s no end to the rich visual content that Ingvartsen is able to morph from very little...an exciting start to the Northern Light season. Continue Reading
I remain unconvinced by the all-male format. All yang and no yin makes for a long evening.
Multiple somersaults off a slimline Russian bar, classic cigar box-juggling taken to gravity-defying extremes, a seesaw double act that will make you gasp and then gasp again.
The electric flow of dance, with its flickering formations, sparky canons and reeling turns, has acquired a new solidity and heft.
…whether you’re watching Dane Hurst’s resplendent bird or Hurst and Mbulelo Ndabeni’s cavorting skeletons, a tender love duet or a stunningly rendered night-time fishing trip – the latter eerily playing out to sound-designer Adrian Rhodes’s maelstrom of b…
Marc Galvez stands out, all fast turns and fluid arms. Whitley’s career as a choreographer is taking off; The Murmuring responds to the BalletBoyz’ stage presence.
Performance reviewed: 17 September After a short but triumphant run at the Edinburgh International Festival, INALA has come to London. Conceived by composer Ella Spira and Royal Ballet dancer Pietra Mello-Pittma… Continue Reading