Taylor is a veteran master of American modern dance, and this work shows why.
Cunningham and Curtis disrupt the traditional, linear performance, turn it inside out making it messy, interactive and philosophical... Continue Reading
Across four programmes in this London season they perform 10 different works, touching on ritual and lamentation, spirituality, celebration and infectious grooves
Three A’s stand proudly at the front of the acronym that identifies this extraordinary company: they represent the late Alvin Ailey and America but they should also be seen as a permanent triple A-star rating. Continue Reading
But the partnership of Akua Noni Parker and Jamar Roberts is entirely splendid on its own terms. Parker matches Roberts in the force and scale of her dancing, and together they recalibrate the material’s classicism to their own raptly sensuous style.
She floats on his back as he wheels across the floor, their hands dance on the table top in an intimate exhibition of a larger physical embrace
The SPBT dancers are well-trained, and many are impressive. Akulinin has style and panache to spare, Kovalev is brawny and unambiguously villainous; both project old-school Russian-balletic virility.