January 2011

  1. Black Swan - the dancers take

    Thursday 6 January 2011

    \“This is a very lazy movie, featuring every ballet cliche going.\” Tamara Rojo and others on Darren Aronofsky’s dark thriller, which opens in the UK on 21 January. Read more in the Guardian, 5… Continue Reading

  2. It's been a very good year...

    Wednesday 5 January 2011

    2010 saw record breaking audiences in theatres, more coverage of dance in the media – and ever greater numbers of people signing up for dance classes.Some of our contributors recall their highlights –… Continue Reading

  3. Highlights of 2011

    Wednesday 5 January 2011

    Two ballet versions of _*Alice in Wonderland* _ – by Christopher Wheeldon for the Royal Ballet and Ashley Page for Scottish Ballet are on Judith Mackrell’s must see list, which also includes American… Continue Reading

  4. Louie Spence's Showbusiness

    Wednesday 5 January 2011

    The follow up to the hit Sky series Pineapple Dance Studios is coming soon_._ Carole Cadwalladr talks to its star in the Observer, 26 Dec 2010 Continue Reading

  5. Flawless in Chase the Dream at Royal Festival Hall

    Press Review Zoe Anderson, Independent, Wednesday 5 January 2011Performance 21 - 23 December 2010

    ‘As a dance troupe, Flawless are fun. The 10 men can do glitz and swagger. They pose triumphantly, swoop into unison moves or break away into solo spots. The acrobatic moves are often brilliant.’  

  6. New Year Honours 2011:
Wayne McGregor, CBE; Sue Hoyle, OBE; Linda Jasper, MBE.

    New Years Honours

    Tuesday 4 January 2011

    *There are several awards for services to dance in the latest New Years Honours list. * Wayne McGregor, resident choreographer with the Royal Ballet and founder/Artistic Director of his own company Random Dance … Continue Reading


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