If it’s Christmas, it must be Nutcracker time. It’s hard to imagine a time when this most ubiquitous of Christmas ballets wasn’t popular – especially this year, when it seems impossible to move in the ca… Continue Reading
Still, three cheers to BRB, whose dancers rose as one to the demands of the venue, repeatedly taking to the air with a leonine grandeur worthy of the Bolshoi.
East London Dance and Sadler's Wells are pleased to announce the Blueprint Bursary Winner for 2012 as Cathy Waller. Continue Reading
Bourne is brilliant at the business of depicting character and telling stories through movement, and he deploys his ensembles with élan.
Royal Opera House Education has created a series of free interactive whiteboard resources available to download now. Continue Reading
Three young dancers from London have been selected for a national choreographic development programme, Young Creatives. Continue Reading
But Bourne is no cynic. The story he tells is tender as well as funny: Clara and her fellow orphans are characterised with eccentric touching detail
The costumes and choreography for each are pitch-perfect: from the pucker-mouthed, roly-poly baby doll, to the violently gymnastic action girl and the cavorting, chaotic monkey.
A beautifully crafted set brings us right into the centre of the action: a children’s pastel bedroom, complete with “outer space” wallpaper, scattered toys and a pair of bunk-beds. It’s ev… Continue Reading