But as powerful as Amaya is, the evening really flies when the dancers all combine forces with their six musicians and singers… a lovely anarchic gaiety emerges when the entire cast are clapping, singing and dancing together. It’s in these communal moments that y…
'She Said', with work by Aszure Barton, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, and Yabin Wang, is part of English National Ballet's 2015/16 season, announced today... Continue Reading
Artistic Director of the English National Ballet Tamara Rojo looks back at her career as a dancer, and talks to the Guardian about what's next for her and women in dance. Continue Reading
Enriching Britain: Culture, Creativity and Growth, concludes that we are failing to build on our strengths as a creative nation, or achieving an acceptable degree of diversity in access and participation.... Continue Reading
Tuckett has primed his cast to anticipate the music by a fraction of a beat, and the choreography fairly hurtles on its course.
From the back row of the ensemble to the pair of glittering stars in the spotlight, the whole company of dancers reeks of quality… There are 17 Swan Lakes left…dip a toe in or you’ll regret it.
Nearly every dance ends with a flurry of limbs before spines are bent backwards into a ‘C’ in a freeze-framed portrait of passion. Take iced water. You’ll need it.
Rafaela Carrasco's career has been intertwined with Ballet Flamenco de Andalucía ever since the company was formed and since 2013 she has been their Artistic Director... Continue Reading
Ballet Black programmes show a little company with a large sense of theatre. These dancers have impressive physicality and a leader with an all-seeing and unerring eye. Continue Reading
London's nightlife, from Dalston dancefloors to casual sex and dating, will be laid bare in two shows coming to London next month. Continue Reading
The ephemeral nature of dance, the fact that so much disappears from public view, is one of the art form’s frustrations. But, when a work comes back from the past, there’s a unique charm in seeing it with fresh eyes.
But this is a company that doesn’t take the obvious or easy route — and that’s exactly what makes it interesting.