March 2013

  1. BalletBoyz the Talent 2013 in Liam Scarlett's 'Serpent' Photo: Panos

    BalletBoyz the Talent 2013 -Serpent / Fallen -Sadler's Wells Theatre

    Graham Watts, Monday 11 March 2013 — Performance: 8 - 13 March 2013

    Little more than an hour long, this programme is a tour-de-force of the most exhilarating and imaginative modern dance... Continue Reading

  2. Scottish Dance Theatre 'Winter, Again' Photo: Maria Falconer

    Scottish Dance Theatre - Second Coming / Winter, Again - The Place

    Lise Smith, Monday 11 March 2013 — Performance: 7 & 8 March 2013

    On their first tour with Fleur Darkin at the helm the company looks in bonny good health. Technically strong, creatively versatile & obviously unafraid of experiment, this cast & creative team herald good… Continue Reading

  3. Daria Klimentova - Agony & Ecstasy: My Life in Dance

    Thursday 7 March 2013 by Carmel Smith

    We have two copies of English National Ballet prima ballerina Daria's newly published autobiography to win! Continue Reading

  4. Pavel Dmitrichenko in court today

    Arraignment proceedings for Bolshoi Star – today in Moscow

    Thursday 7 March 2013

    Graham Watts reports on the latest developments in the case of the acid attack on the Director of the Bolshoi Ballet, earlier this year. Continue Reading

  5. artsdepot

    New focal point for dance in North London

    Wednesday 6 March 2013 by Carmel Smith

    North Finchley venue artsdepot is to become the new home of higher education vocational dance college London Studio Centre... Continue Reading

  6. English National Ballet, Emerging Dancer Award Finalists 2013. Photo: Laurent Liotardo

    English National Ballet - Emerging Dancer 2013 - Queen Elizabeth Hall

    Graham Watts, Tuesday 5 March 2013 — Performance: 4 March 2013

    English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer of 2013 is Nancy Osbaldeston although, in truth, as the evening’s co-host Michael Nunn said in wrapping up proceedings, all six of the finalists had ‘already emer… Continue Reading

  7. Photo: Peter Teigen

    First Company Members for NYDC

    Tuesday 5 March 2013 by Sarah Kearney

    The National Youth Dance Company (NYDC) has selected its first intake of company members. Thirty young people aged 16-20 from all over England have been invited to take up places with the company.  Continue Reading

  8. Nancy Osbaldeston (left) and  Laurretta Summerscales (right) with Tamara Rojo (centre) Photo: Patrick Baldwin

    English National Ballet Emerging Dancer 2013

    Tuesday 5 March 2013 by Carmel Smith

    “It’s a real privilege, I’m in shock and very, very happy!” said 23 year old Nancy Osbaldeston, the winner of English National Ballet’s Emerging Dancer Competition 2013, held last n… Continue Reading

  9. Ballet Black in Robert Binet's 'EGAL'. Dancers: Cira Robinson & Jacob Wye
Photo: Bill Cooper

    Ballet Black - Mixed Bill - Linbury Studio Theatre, ROH

    Graham Watts, Monday 4 March 2013 — Performance: 27 February - 6 March 2013

    No other company comes close to Ballet Black's record of commissioning new work year-on-year, all produced without so much as a postage stamp of state funding... Continue Reading

  10. Fleur Darkin in the studio. Photo: Alex Macro

    Fleur Darkin

    Monday 4 March 2013 by Carmel Smith 2 Comments

    Scottish Dance Theatre touch in London mid-tour this week for two nights at The Place, so we took the chance to find out how the new Artistic Director is settling in... Continue Reading

  11. Ballet Black, Mixed Bill, Linbury Studio Theatre

    Press Review 4Zoe Anderson, Independent, Friday 1 March 2013Performance 27 Feb - 6 March 2013

    De Frutos gives Ballet Black’s dancers juicy, weighted steps with flirty details. The company look sleek and clear throughout.  

  12. Ballet Black, Mixed Bill, Linbury Studio Theatre

    Press Review 3, Evening Standard, Friday 1 March 2013Performance 27 Feb - 6 March 2013

    Director Cassa Pancho has an admirable appetite for commissioning new work from up-and-coming choreographers, so we get a confident, clean-lined pas de deux from Robert Binet and a clever love duet from Ludovic Ondiviela.  

  13. Ballet Black, Mixed Bill, Linbury Studio Theatre

    Press Review 3Judith Mackrell, Guardian, Friday 1 March 2013Performance 27 Feb - 6 March 2013

    these narrative elements are sustained on a structure of sharply inventive dance that steers its own buoyant course through the surf twang of the music.  

  14. Harlem Shake

    Friday 1 March 2013

    English National Ballet present their version of the latest dance routine to sweep the web, performed to music by Baauer. Continue Reading


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