April 2007

  1. Richard Alston Dance Company in Mixed Bill at Sadler's Wells

    Lindsey Clarke, Wednesday 4 April 2007 — Performance: 28-31 Mar 07

    Dance is a serious business for Richard Alston. Free of any narrative pieces and throughout the bill relies neither on emotion nor spectacle. What Alston’s company gives us is the choreographic craft in it… Continue Reading

  2. Raimund Hoghe in Swan Lake in Four Acts at Laban

    Press Review Katie Fish, , Wednesday 4 April 2007Performance 31 Mar 07

    Unlike many of the more conventional renditions of Swan Lake, Raimund Hoghe’s production, which had its UK premier at Laban, makes a poignant social statement. However, although it has more to say than many of its predecessors, it does so in a way that is not alway… 

  3. Richard Alston Dance Company in Mixed Bill at Sadler's Wells

    Press Review Clement Crisp, Financial Times, Tuesday 3 April 2007Performance 28-31 Mar 07

    “Alston is a master at closing images that ring through the imagination.”“The programme also includes a new work from Martin Lawrance… It is clever, original in outline, true choreography, and I want to see more of Lawrance’s dance-making.” 

  4. Union Dance in Heaven on Earth at Linbury Studio

    Press Review Donald Hutera, Times, Tuesday 3 April 2007Performance 27 & 28 Mar 07

    “Time, nature and the cosmos are readily invoked as creative inspiration for what turns out to be nothing more than two fairly amorphous ensemble dances.”  

  5. Henri Oguike Dance Company in Mixed Bill at Queen Elizabeth Hall

    Press Review Jenny Gilbert, Independent on Sunday, Monday 2 April 2007Performance 26&27 Mar 07

    ‘Just six years after forming the Henry Oguike Dance Company, he has forged an own-brand repertory of 20 works, dance that gives new music, good music and above all live music a prominence that makes him something of a champion.’ 

  6. Martha Wainwright

    Martha and the Royal Ballet

    Monday 2 April 2007

    Singer/songwriter Martha Wainwright will perform alongside Royal Ballet principal dancers Zenaida Yanowsky and Marianela Nuñez in a new version of Bertolt Brecht/Kurt Weill’s Seven Deadly Sins, with chore… Continue Reading

  7. Richard Alston Dance Company in Mixed Bill at Sadler's Wells

    Press Review Luke Jennings, Observer, Monday 2 April 2007Performance 28-31 Mar 07

    ‘His work, while essentially abstract, is as smooth as brushed aluminium. Its finely milled components slot together with Vorsprung durch Technik exactitude.’ 

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