Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella is a phenomenal breath-taking production which is absolutely sublime on every level.
★★★| Northern Ballet’s The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas Based on the best-selling book, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas tells the story of two boys; Bruno, the son of a concentration camp Commandant and Shmuel, a young Jewish prisoner; […]
★★★ | Dancing with the Devil Rudolph Nureyev was one of the greatest ballet dancers of the 20th century. His colourful life and volatile personality make him a fascinating study and a perfect subject for drama. Aletta Lawson has taken […]
★★★★ | In The Hoods: Remixed Two children are lost on the Ruff Endz Estate and in exchange for a bus ticket home; they agree to help The Landlord, who sends them out on a quest to find the gifts […]
Formed in 1996, the St Petersberg Classic Ballet is currently in the midst of their first ever UK tour, bringing an abundance of classically presented ballet and a trio of traditional tales; The Nutcracker, Giselle and Swan Lake. ★★★
The annual contemporary performance season, Sacred, starts at the Chelsea Theatre November 5th – 28th. One piece to keep an eye on is the very talented PanicLab’s Swan Lake II. A new solo performance from jordan Lennie, who helped to […]
★★★ | FAR – CAST Theatre, Doncaster Based on an 18th-century text, Flesh in the Age of Reason, (hence the acronym, FAR), choreographer Wayne McGregor’s piece ventures into the relationship between the flesh and the mind. Utilising a backdrop of […]
Barely Methodical Troupe: an experimental acrobatic company, have just released a video dance piece which is acrobatic, magical, touching and completely hot.
★★★ | Moscow City Ballet’s Swan Lake – Sheffield Lyceum and National Tour It is a tidal wave of tights, tutus and tiaras in this presentation of one of Tchaikovsky’s most famous ballets, performed in typical traditional style by the […]
The British Dance Council is to consider a proposed rule change that could ban same-sex couples from competing in amateur and professional Ballroom dance competitions, which may be illegal discrimination. A proposal from its rules sub-committee has suggested that dance […]
★★★★ The BalletBoyz have been going from strength to strength since they were formed by Michael Nunn and Billy Trevitt in 2001 following their breakaway from the Royal Ballet. The original remit was to make ballet more accessible and to […]