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Ashley Shaw (Victoria Page) in The Red Shoes © Johan Persson
Los Angeles

Bourne's The Red Shoes tours to Los Angeles

By , 19 September 2017
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Maia Makhateli and Daniel Camargo in 5 Tangos © Hans Gerritsen
Amsterdam

Ode to the Master: van Manen bill in Amsterdam

By , 15 September 2017
*****
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Het Nationale Ballet in the Grand Defile © Michel Schnater
Amsterdam

Summer's over, and Ballet's back in Amsterdam

By , 12 September 2017
*****
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© Jaime Villanueva
Madrid

Victor Ullate’s Carmen seduces Madrid

By , 30 August 2017
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Rain © Anne Van Aerschot
Edinburgh

Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker brings Rain to the Edinburgh International Festival

By , 25 August 2017
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Jacob Jonas The Company © Timothy Norris, courtesy of the Ford Theatres
Los Angeles

Jacob Jonas The Company shares an evening with composer Tim Hecker

By , 19 August 2017
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Aszure Barton & Artists © Timothy Norris, courtesy of the Ford Theatres
Los Angeles

Aszure Barton’s AWÁA has its local première in Los Angeles

By , 18 August 2017
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© Beth Chalmers
Edinburgh

María Pagés Company presents Yo, Carmen at the Edinburgh International Festival

By , 12 August 2017
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Dancers from Company Wayne McGregor and The Royal Ballet in McGregor’s +/-  Human © Ravi Deepres | Alicia Clarke
London

Wayne McGregor, +/- Human

By , 11 August 2017
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Viktoria Tereshkina and Vladimir Shklyarov in Paquita © Jennie Walton
London

An evening of Contrasts from the Mariinsky Ballet

By , 08 August 2017
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Diana Vishneva (Anna Karenina) © Alex Gouliaev
London

Tolstoy speed read: Ratmansky’s Anna Karenina with the Mariinsky Ballet

By , 03 August 2017
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Erina Takahashi (Juliet) and Isaac Hernandez (Romeo) in Romeo and Juliet © Laurent Liotardo | English National Ballet
London

English National Ballet's Romeo and Juliet opens on the Southbank

By , 01 August 2017
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Rome Opera Ballet in Parade © Luciano Romano
Pompeii

Ballets Russes' Gesamtkunstwerk for the centenary of Picasso's visit to Italy

By , 29 July 2017
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Tiler Peck and Marcello Gomes perform George Balanchine’s Allegro Brillante © courtesy of The Music Center
Los Angeles

BalletNOW suffers from miscasting and a quality of je ne sais quoi.

By , 28 July 2017
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Xander Parish (Siegfried) © Natasha Razina
London

From Hull to St Petersburg: Xander Parish makes Mariinsky History

By , 27 July 2017
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A. Belyakov, A. Tikhomirova, D. Bochkova and D. Khokhlova in The Taming of the Shrew © Mikhail Logvinov
New York City

The Bolshoi’s Un-Shakespearean Shrew

By , 27 July 2017
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© Rob Brayman
New York City

On the Cusp: Gemma Bond Dance at The Joyce

By , 26 July 2017
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Viktoria Tereshkina (Kitri) and Kimin Kim (Basilio) © Jennie Walton
London

Tereshkina and Kim add fire to the Mariinsky Ballet’s dusty Don Quixote

By , 24 July 2017
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Laetitia Pujol et Mathieu Ganio of POB in George Balanchine's Emeralds © Agathe Poupenyy | Opéra national de Paris
New York City

All’s right in the world of ballet: Jewels 50th anniversary

By , 22 July 2017
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Paris Opera Ballet in George Balanchine's Emeralds © Agathe Poupeney | Opéra national de Paris
New York City

Rare Jewels at Lincoln Center Festival as Paris Opera, Bolshoi and NYCB dancers join forces on stage

By , 21 July 2017
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© Hayim Heron
London

Dorrance Dance ETM: Double Down comes to Sadler's Wells

By , 12 July 2017
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Daniil Simkin (The Boy) in Whipped Cream © Gene Schiavone
New York City

Trenary and Simkin Perfectly Sweet in ABT’s Whipped Cream

By , 01 July 2017
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Ballets C de la B in Nicht Schlafen © Chris van der Burght
London

Alain Platel brings Ballets C de la B to Sadler's Wells

By , 30 June 2017
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Oregon Ballet Theater in Simoneau's Departures © Yi Yin
Portland

Thrilling New Work by Women for Oregon Ballet Theater

By , 29 June 2017
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Alexander Whitley's 8 Minutes © Johan Persson
London

Alexander Whitley/ Daniel Wohl/ Tal Rosner: 8 Minutes

By , 27 June 2017
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Eifman Ballet in Tchaikovsky Pro et Contra © Evgeny Matveev
Los Angeles

Eifman's Tchaikovsky, Pro et Contra Opens in Los Angeles

By , 23 June 2017
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A Scene from A Streetcar Named Desire © Szilvia Csibi
Budapest

A brilliant end to the season: Marianna Venekei’s A Streetcar Named Desire premieres in Budapest

By , 17 June 2017
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Oihana Vesga Bujan and Liam Riddic, Tangent © Chris Nash
London

Richard Alston Dance Company draws inspiration from around the world in diverse triple bill.

By , 16 June 2017
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Madrid

Death not passion at the heart of Johan Inger’s Carmen

By , 15 June 2017
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© Anne Van Aerschot
London

The Rain it Raineth Every Day (Rosas visits Sadler's Wells)

By , 13 June 2017
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Aterballetto in Pokorny's Words and Space © Nadir Bonazzi
Milan

Aterballetto and Piccolo Teatro, the perfect match

By , 07 June 2017
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Scottish Ballet dancers in Angelin Preljocaj's MC14-22 © Andy Ross
London

Scottish Ballet: MC14/22 (Ceci est mon corps)/ Emergence

By , 07 June 2017
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Filippo di Vilio (Shmuel) and Matthew Koon (Bruno) in The boy in the Striped Pyjamas © Emma Kauldhar
Richmond

Northern Ballet stages The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

By , 06 June 2017
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Sarah Lane and Daniil Simkin in Le Corsaire © MIRA
New York City

Skylar Brandt’s Surprise Corsaire Debut

By , 05 June 2017
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Frank Fannar Pedersen, Andrea Tordosa, Vidal Ye Eun Choi © Ismael Lorenzo
Basel

A case of confused identity: Basel's new Peer Gynt ballet

By , 03 June 2017
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Bennet Gartside (Bottom) and Akane Takada (Titania) in  Ashton's The Dream © Tristram Kenton | ROH 2017
London

The Dream/ Symphonic Variations/ Marguerite and Armand

By , 02 June 2017
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Jeffrey Cirio, Skylar Brandt and Joseph Gorak in The Golden Cockerel © Rosalie O'Connor
New York City

ABT's The Golden Cockerel is a Triumph of the Storyteller's Art

By , 01 June 2017
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Akram Khan in DESH © Richard Haughton
London

‘DESH’: Akram Khan’s luscious journey home

By , 31 May 2017
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New York City

Two Great Performances at New York City Ballet

By , 28 May 2017
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Yen Han and Jan Casier, disTANZ © Gregory Batardon
Zürich

Modern choreography meets the Baroque: A double-bill “Corpus” in Zurich

By , 27 May 2017
*****
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Sarah Steele in Frontier © Theo Kossenas | media4artists
Washington

A Space-Age premiere at The Washington Ballet

By , 25 May 2017
***11
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Svetlana Zakharova and Roberto Bolle, Progetto Handel © Marco Brescia and Rudy Amisano
Milan

Bigonzetti creates a new vertiginous thrill of beauty starring Zakharova and Bolle

By , 20 May 2017
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Thomas Edwards as Alan’s lover and Victor Zarallo as Alan in A Streetcar Named Desire © Andy Ross
Los Angeles

Scottish Ballet's A Streetcar Named Desire is a Masterpiece

By , 19 May 2017
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Herman Cornejo in Don Quixote © Gene Schiavone
New York City

Trials and Tribulations at Kitri’s Wedding

By , 19 May 2017
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Zenaida Yanowsky, Symphonic Dances © Bill Cooper | ROH 2017
London

The Royal Ballet: Liam Scarlett’s new Symphonic Dances, plus a trio of revivals

By , 18 May 2017
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Jeremy “Jae” Neal and Vinson Fraley of ABRAHAM.IN.MOTION, Dearest Home © Carrie Schneider
San Francisco

Kyle Abraham Brings Us Home: Dearest Home Premieres in San Francisco

By , 16 May 2017
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Daniel Davidson, Liam Francis and Juan Gil in Bruce's Ghost Dances © Jane Hobson
London

Rambert - The days run away like wild horses/ The 3 Dancers/ Ghost Dances

By , 16 May 2017
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Invertigo Dance Theatre © Sarvey Rector Tahmasebi
Los Angeles

Los Angeles Dance Festival 2017 Opens with a Variety of Dance Styles

By , 11 May 2017
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Nicoletta Manni and Roberto Bolle in Symphony in C © Marco Brescia and Rudy Amisano
Milan

La Scala invests in a new generation of Italian choreographers with a well balanced triple bill

By , 10 May 2017
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Cody Beaton in Polaris © Sarah Ferguson
New York City

Richmond Ballet disappoints at the Joyce

By , 09 May 2017
**111
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