Reviews

  1. Royal Ballet in The Sleeping Beauty at Royal Opera House

    Press Review Jenny Gilbert, Independent on Sunday, Monday 22 May 2006Performance 15 May-3 Jun

    ‘… the Royal Ballet has got itself a fine and timeless Beauty that will last for a hundred years if it needs it to.’ 

  2. Royal Ballet in The Sleeping Beauty at Royal Opera House

    Press Review David Dougill, Sunday Times, Monday 22 May 2006Performance 15 May-3 Jun

    ‘Last Monday was a special night at Covent Garden, as the Royal Ballet celebrated its 75th birthday with the premiere of an anniversary production of The Sleeping Beauty, grandest of classical ballets and a foundation stone of the company’s identity and tradi… 

  3. Royal Ballet in The Sleeping Beauty at Royal Opera House

    Press Review Luke Jennings, Observer, Monday 22 May 2006Performance 15 May-3 Jun

    ‘This was ballet heaven: the romantic ideal given flawless classical form.’ 

  4. Les Ballets C. de la B. in 'vsprs' at Sadler's Wells

    Press Review Elena Seymenliyska, Telegraph, Monday 22 May 2006Performance 17-20 May

    ‘Platel’s idea was to show the redemptive power of religious belief. Instead, there is something degrading in watching such talented, agile and healthy dancers simulating the convulsed limbs and deranged ravings of the mentally ill.’ 

  5. Les Ballets C. de la B. in 'vsprs' at Sadler's Wells

    Press Review Luke Jennings, Observer, Monday 22 May 2006Performance 17-20 May

    ‘The result, while itself disturbing – at times the dancers recall the yuppie ‘spazzers’ who pretend to be retarded in Lars von Trier’s film The Idiots – has flashes of brilliance, notably the fearlessly bizarre performance of New Zeal… 

  6. Henri Oguike Dance Company in Mixed Bill at Queen Elizabeth Hall

    Press Review Zoe Anderson, Independent, Monday 22 May 2006Performance 7 May

    ‘The concert showed how broad Oguike’s appeal is: this South Bank audience ranged from classical music specialists to cheering teenagers.’ 

  7. Review: Les Ballets C. de la B. in 'vsprs' at Sadler's Wells

    Graham Watts, Friday 19 May 2006 — Performance: 17-20 May

    The dance theatre of Alain Platel and his collaborators in Les Ballets C de la B is certain to rouse a passionate response. People jeer, or laugh inappropriately, here someone snored loudly during a rare, quiet … Continue Reading

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