Reviews

  1. New Adventures 'Lord of the Flies'. Photo: Helen Maybanks

    Review: New Adventures - Lord of the Flies - Sadler's Wells

    Graham Watts, Friday 10 October 2014— Performance: 8 - 11 October 2014

    I can't think of any box that doesn’t get a large tick from this exhilarating production... it's superbly structured and well-paced dance theatre.  Continue Reading

  2. Ballet Revolución. Photo: Nilz Boehme

    Review: Ballet Revolución - Peacock Theatre

    Samantha Whitaker, Friday 10 October 2014— Performance: 7 - 25 October 2104

    - a celebration of dance in a range of styles that takes eclectic to the extreme. Classical ballet, sizzling salsa, mambo & Cuban, African & Spanish-infused folk dance, modern jazz, contemporary, hip-hop… Continue Reading

  3. Birmingham Royal Ballet - Beauty and the Beast/Shadows of War

    Press Review 4Mark Monahan, Telegraph, Thursday 9 October 2014Performance 8 October (coming to Sadler's Wells, 17 & 18 Oct)

    The result is as brazenly theatrical as Helpmann himself was, a lively, oddball study in life, death, envy and crowd-mentality that’s as much dance-theatre as ballet. 

  4. Royal Ballet - Manon - Royal Opera House

    Press Review 4Sarah Crompton, Telegraph, Wednesday 8 October 2014Performance In rep 26 September - 1 November 2014

    Day after day, every single dancer on stage from the humblest beggar to the leading lady manages to project character and mould meaning.  

  5. Royal Ballet - Manon - Royal Opera House

    Press Review 3Judith Mackrell, Guardian, Wednesday 8 October 2014Performance In rep 26 September - 1 November 2014

    …if Manon’s materialism is superbly portrayed, less convincing is her [Natalia Osipova’s] appetite for love. The problem lies partly with Carlos Acosta, who, as the poet Des Grieux, is not pressingly romantic or sexual enough, nor, in this late stage of his car… 

  6. Candoco Dance Company in Hetain Patel's 'Let's Talk about Dis'. Photo: Hugo Glendinning

    Review: Candoco Dance Company - Playing Another - artsdepot

    Jeffrey Gordon Baker, Tuesday 7 October 2014— Performance: 3 October 2014

    Candoco is... To wring out & rattle apart statements of artistic & personal identity seems to have been one of Hetain Patel's goals as he and the dancers set about creating this new work.. Continue Reading

  7. Boy Blue Entertainent 'The Five and the Prophecy of Prana'. Photo: Hugo Glendinning

    Review: Boy Blue Entertainment - The Five and the Prophecy of Prana - Barbican Theatre

    Symone Keisha, Tuesday 7 October 2014— Performance: 2 - 4 October 2014

    Boy Blue's creative mix of street dance, martial arts, video with an innovative set is slightly rough around the edges but guarantees a night of laughs and awe.  Continue Reading

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