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AAADT's Jacqueline Green in Members Don't Get Weary © Paul Kolnik
London

Life-changing inspiration in Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's third Sadler's Wells programme

By , 10 September 2019
****1
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Figure at Sea © Urban Jörén
London

Cullberg: Figure a Sea at the Southbank

By , 06 September 2019
***11
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AAADT in Jessica Lang's EN © Paul Kolnik
London

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater struggles to make an indelible mark in second Wells programme

By , 05 September 2019
***11
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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Lazarus © Paul Kolnik
London

Powerful double bill opens Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater residency at Sadler's Wells

By , 04 September 2019
****1
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Story, story, die. © Mats Bäcker
Berlin

Whispering stories of butterflies and crows: Alan Lucien Øyen / winter guest in Story, story, die.

By , 29 August 2019
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Natalia Osipova and David Hallberg in The Leaves are Fading © Daniel Boud
Sydney

Star dancers choosing questionable dances? Natalia Osipova's Pure Dance in Sydney

By , 27 August 2019
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Fase, Four Movements to the Music of Steve Reich, 2018 © Anne Van Aerschot
Berlin

Fase opens the discussions on dance heritage at the Akademie der Künste, Berlin

By , 24 August 2019
*****
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Margarita Shrainer (Kitri) and Igor Tsvirko (Basilio) © Natalia Voronova
London

Tilting at windmills: Bolshoi’s Don Quixote cranks into top gear

By , 15 August 2019
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Margarita Shrainer (Kitri) and Igor Tsvirko (Basilio) © Natalia Voronova
London

«Дон Кихот» Большого достигает высшей точки активности

By , 15 August 2019
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Cordelia Braithwaite (Juliet) and Paris Fitzpatrick (Romeo) © Johan Persson
London

Romeo + Juliet another palpable hit for Sir Matthew Bourne

By , 09 August 2019
*****
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The Bright Stream © Natalia Voronova
London

Bolshoi Ballet delivers the laughs in Ratmansky's The Bright Stream

By , 07 August 2019
***11
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Semyon Chudin (Siegfried) and Olga Smirnova (Odette) © Natalia Voronova
London

The Bolshoi's Swan Lake simmers, but the corps shines

By , 02 August 2019
***11
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Denis Rodkin (Spartacus) © Damir Yusupov
London

The Bolshoi’s Spartacus conquers Covent Garden

By , 29 July 2019
*****
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Denis Rodkin (Spartacus) © Damir Yusupov
London

Спартак Большого завоевывает Ковент-Гарден

By , 29 July 2019
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Empire Garden © Gene Schiavone
New York City

Mark Morris' pedestrian world premiere opens Mostly Mozart Festival

By , 10 July 2019
***11
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Femke Slot of the Royal Danish Ballet © Costin Radu
New York City

The Royal Danish Ballet proves dance as "an expression of joy" in New York

By , 09 July 2019
*****
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Denis Rodkin in Spartacus © M Logvinov
Brisbane

A blockbuster Spartacus from the Bolshoi in Brisbane

By , 04 July 2019
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Cassandra Trenary in The Sleeping Beauty © John Grigaitis
New York City

Radiant cast almost awakens Ratmansky's Sleeping Beauty

By , 03 July 2019
****1
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Daria Khokhlova in Emeralds © Damir Yusupov
Brisbane

Not all Balanchine's Jewels sparkle in Brisbane

By , 03 July 2019
***11
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Sara Baras © Sofia Wittert
London

Sara Baras lights up the stage at Sadler's Wells

By , 03 July 2019
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Michele Esposito in Double Violin © Michel Schnater
Amsterdam

No slim pickings at Dutch National Ballet's “New Moves”

By , 01 July 2019
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Romeo and Juliet © Yan Revazov
Berlin

A hot affair: Staatsballett Berlin in Cranko’s Romeo and Juliet

By , 30 June 2019
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Left Unseen © Drew Forsyth
London

Left Unseen/ The Rite of Spring: Phoenix Dance Theatre's double bill at Sadler's Wells

By , 27 June 2019
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Ballet Black in WASHA by Mthuthuzeli November © Camilla Greenwell
Alresford

Dance@TheGrange presents McGregor, Marston and young choreographers

By , 26 June 2019
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James Whiteside and Christine Shevchenko in Swan Lake © Gene Schiavone
New York City

Christine Shevchenko becomes ABT's reigning swan

By , 25 June 2019
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Natalia Osipova in The Mother © Kenny Mathieson
London

The Mother: Arthur Pita’s disturbing take on Hans Christian Andersen’s grim fairy-tale at the Southbank

By , 20 June 2019
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Stamping Ground © Daniel Boud
Sydney

History, presence, and history in the making: Bangarra's 30 years of sixty five thousand

By , 14 June 2019
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Kleines Requiem: Martin ten Kortenaar and Sasha Mukhamedov © Hans Gerritsen
Amsterdam

Arqués fiery Ignite captures the attention at Dutch National Ballet

By , 14 June 2019
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Skylar Brandt in Le Corsaire © Rosalie O’Connor
New York City

Wildly offensive, but wildly entertaining too: ABT's Le Corsaire

By , 11 June 2019
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Dame Darcey Bussell and Gary Avis in Ashton's Tango from Façade © ROH | Andrej Uspenski
London

“The spirit of Margot” celebrated in The Royal Ballet's Fonteyn gala

By , 08 June 2019
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San Francisco Ballet in Dawson's Anima Animus © Erik Tomasson
London

Pure dance with joyful power: San Francisco Ballet closes Sadler's Wells residency

By , 07 June 2019
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Yuan Yuan Tan and Luke Ingham in Scarlett's Hummingbird © Erik Tomasson
London

A lively evening of pure dance from San Francisco Ballet

By , 05 June 2019
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Devon Teuscher and James Whiteside © Gene Schiavone
New York City

ABT's damp, dreary Jane Eyre disappoints

By , 04 June 2019
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The Firebird: Edward Watson and Yasmine Naghdi © ROH | Tristram Kenton
London

The Firebird/A Month in the Country/Symphony in C: a gorgeous triple bill to end The Royal Ballet's season

By , 04 June 2019
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The Brahms-Haydn Variations © Marty Sohl
New York City

Twyla Tharp can still make ballet look cool: ABT pays tribute to a ballet maverick

By , 03 June 2019
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Sergei Polunin (Rasputin) and Elena Ilinykh (Alexandra) © Vitaly Krivtsov
London

Polunin is Rasputin: a titanic, totemic performance at the Palladium

By , 01 June 2019
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Giulia Tonelli (Juliet) and Alexander Jones (Romeo) © Carlos Quezada
Zürich

“For never was a story of more woe…”: brilliant revival of Spuck's Romeo and Juliet in Zurich

By , 01 June 2019
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Teresa Reichlen (Titania) © Paul Kolnik
New York City

Dreamy Midsummer ends NYCB's spring season

By , 31 May 2019
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Lindsi Dec, Steven Loch, Joshua Grant and Elizabeth Murphy in The Moor’s Pavane © Angela Sterling
Seattle

Balanchine, Limón and an emerging choreographer close PNB season

By , 31 May 2019
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Alina Petrovskaya (Teya) and Oleg Gabyshev (Leon) © Courtesy of Eifman Ballet
Berkeley

Eifman Ballet in a strangely psychological Pygmalion Effect

By , 31 May 2019
***11
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San Francisco Ballet in Ratmansky's Chamber Symphony © Erik Tomasson
London

Ratmansky's Shostakovich Trilogy opens San Francisco Ballet residency at Sadler's Wells

By , 29 May 2019
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Olga Pericet in Un cuerpo infinito © Teatros del Canal
Madrid

Olga Pericet’s Un cuerpo infinito: a fascinating exploration of Carmen Amaya’s universe

By , 26 May 2019
****1
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4 © Fan Xi
London

An absorbing mathematical challenge: TAO Dance Theater's 4 & 9

By , 24 May 2019
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Beats on Pointe © Masters of Choreography
London

Masters of Choreography: Beats on Pointe

By , 22 May 2019
***11
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Summer from The Seasons © Marty Sohl
New York City

Ratmansky triple bill celebrates ten years with ABT

By , 21 May 2019
****1
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Danielle Bausinger and Company Dancers | A Play for Love © Ali Fleming
Kansas City

Triple bill by American choreographers to close out Kansas City Ballet's season

By , 17 May 2019
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Guillaume Quéau in Rouge © Johan Persson
London

Marion Motin's Rouge blows the cobwebs away in Rambert's triple bill

By , 14 May 2019
***11
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Isabella Boylston and James Whiteside in Harlequinade © Rosalie O’Connor
New York City

Ratmansky's Harlequinade reconstruction already showing its age

By , 13 May 2019
***11
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Harrison Ball in Balanchine’s Stars and Stripes © Erin Baiano
New York City

NYCB's eclectic program worth the three hours

By , 11 May 2019
*****
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Paul Klee © Gregory Batardon
Bern

Konzert Theater Bern: Paul Klee’s dynamism depicted through dance

By , 11 May 2019
***11
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