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ZürichBella figuraNew Production

Irmina Kopaczynska in Kylián's Sweet Dreams © Gregory Batardon
Various, Webern, Mozart
Jiří Kylián; Ballett Zürich; Zurich Junior Ballet

MadridBallet de l'Opéra national de Paris

Ballet de l'Opéra national de Paris
Debussy, Ravel, Bach, Satie, Stravinsky
Jerome Robbins; George Balanchine; Hans van Manen; Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris; Maxime Pascal

DijonBlow the bloody doors off (Catherine Divverès)

Guionnet: Blow the bloody door off
Rafael Pardillo; Emilio Urbina; Catherine Divverès; Ensemble Dedalus; Laurent Peduzzi; Cidalia da Costa; Seijiro Murayama

BudapestGiselle

© Szilvia Csibi
Adam: Giselle
Jean Coralli; Jules Perrot; Marius Petipa; Leonid Lavrovsky; Hungarian National Ballet; Zsolt Jankó; Attila Csikós; Nelly Vágó

ViennaSylviaNew production

Delibes: Sylvia
Manuel Legris; Vienna State Ballet; Kevin Rhodes; Luisa Spinatelli; Jacques Giovanangeli

RigaRomeo and Juliet

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet
Leonid Lavrovsky; Leo Mujic; Latvian National Ballet; Mārtiņš Ozoliņš; Marko Japelj; Leo Kulaš
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The Zurich ballet pays tribute to Jiří Kylián, master of the dance

Irmina Kopaczynska in Kylián's Sweet Dreams © Gregory Batardon
In a magical and widely-varied programme, the Zurich Ballet pays homage to the celebrated Czech choreographer Jiří Kylián by performing four of his extraordinary works together for the first time.
*****
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Asphodel Meadows/ The Two Pigeons, a beautiful pairing of repertoire

Artists of the Royal Ballet in Scarlett's Asphodel Meadows © ROH, 2019 | Bill Cooper
Exceptional performances from a cast wholly comprised of first soloists and soloists provide a good omen for the future of The Royal Ballet   
****1
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A fine company achievement: English National Ballet's Manon

English National Ballet in Manon © Laurent Liotardo
Jurgita Dronina impresses as the heroine in this matinee performance of Sir Kenneth MacMillan's ballet at the Coliseum. 
****1
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Cojocaru leads a fine cast in ENB's Manon

James Streeter, Alina Cojocaru, jeffrey Cirio in ENB's Manon © Laurent Liotardo
A performance that overflows with rich detailing in every role
*****
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Akram Khan's Until the Lions returns to the Roundhouse

Akram Khan Company, Until the Lions © Jean-Louis Fernandez
Three years after its première, Until the Lions returns to the Roundhouse, still an extraordinary theatrical experience: mesmerising, atmospheric, sensory and strangely sensual 
****1
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Still going strong in Munich: Neumeier’s The Lady of the Camellias

Edvin Revazov (Armand) and Anna Laudere (Marguerite) in The Lady of the Camellias © Wilfried Hösl
Widely thought a pinnacle of 20th century dance, John Neumeier’s “Die Kameliendame” ballet recently celebrated its 100th performance at the Bayerisches Staatsoper in Munich.
***11
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