Reviews for Golden Hours (As You Like It)

  1. Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosas - Golden Hours (As You Like It). Photo: Bettina Strenske

    Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosas - Golden Hours (As You Like It) - Sadler's Wells

    Lise Smith, Wednesday 9 March 2016 — Performance: 8 & 9 March 2016

    The show is an experiment in turning Shakespeare’s text into movement, and while the idea is a bold and exciting one, the execution falls somewhat flat... Continue Reading

  2. Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosas - Golden Hours (As You Like It) - Sadler's Wells

    Press Review 2Judith Mackrell, Guardian, Wednesday 9 March 2016Performance 8 & 9 March 2016

    In theory she’s attempted something very ambitious, abstracting Shakespeare’s text into a silent score for dance. But too much of her choreography remains emotionally impenetrable and too little rises to the formal invention of her best work. 

  3. Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosas - Golden Hours (As You Like It) - Sadler's Wells

    Press Review 3Lyndsey Winship, Evening Standard, Wednesday 9 March 2016Performance 8 & 9 March 2016

    A cocktail of Shakespeare, Brian Eno and Belgian contemporary dance — how does that taste? Typical of choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker’s rigorously intellectual dance, it’s kind of medicinal. But, you know, in a really good way. 

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