January 2003

  1. Random gives dancers permanent contracts

    Wednesday 29 January 2003

    Random Dance New Contracts, New Programme, Random Dance has just announced its programme of work for 2003 and a new commitment to its dancers. It becomes the first independent contemporary dance company to offer… Continue Reading

  2. 'chrysalis ['kriz∂lis] n f'
Chor.: Wayne McGregor

    Monaco Dance Screen Awards 2002

    Friday 17 January 2003

    Monaco Dance Screen Awards 2002 Wayne McGregor’s choreography for the film ‘chrysalis [‘kriz?lis] n f’ won the category for ‘Screen Choreography Over 15 minutes’ at Monaco Dan… Continue Reading

  3. Ballet Summit at Snape Maltings, Jan 03
Photo: Elizabeth Handy

    Ballet into the 21st Century

    Wednesday 15 January 2003

    Ballet Directors to form international network Rights and royalties, creativity and risk-taking and corporate governance are main concerns The largest ever gathering of heads of international ballet companies co… Continue Reading

  4. 'Dancer' by Colum MacCann

    Novel inspired by Nureyev

    Wednesday 15 January 2003

    Colum McCann’s novel ‘Dancer’is inspired by the life of Rudolf Nureyev.Read an extract in Times, 3 Jan 03 ReviewsGuardian, 11 Jan 03Independent, 11 Jan 03Telegraph, Jan 03 Buy the book online at Amazon Continue Reading

  5. Rudolf Nureyev

    Rudolf Nureyev

    Monday 13 January 2003

    Rudolf Nureyevdied 10 years ago, on 6 January 1992 at the age of 55. To mark the anniversary, the National Film Theatre showed a season of his work on film through January 2003 Allen Robertson previews the serie… Continue Reading

  6. Big Ben on New Year's eve

    2002 - the critics look back

    Monday 6 January 2003

    The GuardianAccording to Judith Mackrell “Offstage shenanigans dominated 2002 – and almost left dancers and choreographers in the shade” Meanwhile, “Modern dance – which aims to rei… Continue Reading

  7. Monica Mason
Photo: Sasha Gusov

    Monica Mason

    Friday 3 January 2003

    Monica Mason appointed Director of Royal BalletSir Colin Southgate, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Royal Opera House, announced today the appointment of Monica Mason as the Director of The Royal Balle… Continue Reading

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