September 2009

  1. Archive N - Z

    Tuesday 8 September 2009

    National Ballet of ChinaSwan Lake, 28 Jul – 2 Aug & Raise the Red Lantern, 1 & 2 Aug, Royal Opera House.**“view clips”:/content.asp?CategoryID=2086&ArticleID=32218 *Nederlands Dan… Continue Reading

  2. Archive A - M

    Tuesday 8 September 2009

    *ACE dance and music, Skin *15-16 April, 8.00pmPurcell Room, Southbank Centre**“view clip”:/content.asp?CategoryID=2085&ArticleID=31980 Akram Khan Extract from Loose in Flight’, filmed b… Continue Reading

  3. Paco Peña, 'Flamenco sin Fronteras' 1-5 Sep, Sadler's Wells

    Paco Pena in Flamenco sin Fronteras at Sadler's Wells

    Libby Costello, Tuesday 8 September 2009 — Performance: 2 - 5 Sep 09

    Flamenco sin Fronteras is a cultural performance which transcends any of the clichés attached to this form. Searching South American culture for connections between Flamenco and Venezuelan music and dance provi… Continue Reading

  4. New stars at the Royal Ballet

    Friday 4 September 2009

    Young ballet stars Sergei Polunin, Brian Maloney, Yuhui Choe, Eric Underwood and Melissa Hamilton talk ambition, motivation, music and injury, “Much is expected of them, and the new Royal Ballet season off… Continue Reading

  5. Red Arrows

    Ballet in the sky

    Friday 4 September 2009

    Wing Commander of The Red Arrows, Jas Hawker, talks to Ismene Brown about devising the choreography for nine jet planes at 400mph, “I sometimes describe the sky as my palette, on which I’m painting. … Continue Reading

  6. George Piper Dances, gala performance 'Rough Guide to Choreography'
Photo: Hugo Glendinning

    The changing face of the Balletboyz

    Friday 4 September 2009

    Michael Nunn and William Trevitt set up The Ballet Boyz, at the time known as George Piper Dances, in 2000. Since 2001 the company has toured extensively in the UK and abroad, with enthuastic responses from audi… Continue Reading

  7. Dance Scottish Week, Royal Scottish Country Dance Society. Photo: Andrew Dunsmore

    Dance Scottish Week

    Friday 4 September 2009

    The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society launches Dance Scottish Week on 12 September with free Open Air Dancing in Kensington Gardens “Dance Scottish” week is an international initiative by the RSCD… Continue Reading

  8. Where contemporary dance meets science..

    Friday 4 September 2009

    Exciting new choreography is emerging from Wayne McGregor’s collaborations with scientists and Mark Baldwin’s work inspired by Einstein and Darwin. Read Debra Craine’s article in the Times, 4 Sep 09 Continue Reading

  9. Paco Pena in Flamenco sin Fronteras at Sadler's Wells

    Press Review Clement Crisp, Financial Times, Friday 4 September 2009Performance 2 - 5 Sep 09

    ‘It is a stimulating evening, often beguiling. Paco Peña’s new show Flamenco sin Fronteras – brand new on Tuesday night at Sadler’s Wells – has as its theme the contrast between Spain’s flamenco and this musical and danced tradition a… 

  10. Paco Pena in Flamenco sin Fronteras at Sadler's Wells

    Press Review Allen Robertson, Times, Friday 4 September 2009Performance 2 - 5 Sep 09

    ‘Dance and music-making this good are rare. Even so, less would have been more.’  

  11. Paco Pena in Flamenco sin Fronteras at Sadler's Wells

    Press Review Judith Mackrell, Guardian, Friday 4 September 2009Performance 2 - 5 Sep 09

    ‘The taut, rigorous patterning of Ramón Martinéz and the flamboyance of Angel Muñoz cover the gamut of male flamenco, while Charo Espino can distil a whole dance tradition through the eloquence of her hands.’  

  12. ACE dance and music

    Friday 4 September 2009

    ACE dance and music, *Skin* **15-16 April 2008, 8.00pm Purcell Room, Southbank Centre Box office: 0871 663 2500 ‘The Spirit of unity within different colours of life’. This powerful double bill has … Continue Reading

  13. National Ballet of China

    Friday 4 September 2009

    The National Ballet of China, Swan Lake, 28-30 July 2008 & Raise the Red Lantern, 1 & 2 August 2008 *!! Swan Lake, 28-30 July ***The National Ballet of China, under the artistic direction of Sonia Zhao, … Continue Reading

  14. Balletboyz, The Greatest Hits!

    Friday 4 September 2009

    7 – 10 May 2008, 7.30pmSadler’s Wells. Box office: 0844 412 4300 Info & online booking For The Greatest Hits! the Boyz – Michael Nunn and William Trevitt – select audience favourites… Continue Reading

  15. Guandong Acrobatic Troupe of China 08

    Friday 4 September 2009

    Guangdong Acrobatic Troupe of ChinaSwan Lake5-10 August 2008Royal Opera House. Box office: 020 7304 4000**”Info & online booking“: Drawing… Continue Reading


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