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BNE in Ritmos © Jesús Vallinas
Madrid

Ballet Nacional de España presents a vibrant 40th anniversary gala

By , 08 December 2018
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© Courtesy of Southbank Centre
London

Rosie Kay’s Conspiracy Theory: Nietzsche and the Society of the Spectacle

By , 08 November 2018
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NDT2 in Clug's Mutual Comfort © Joris Jan Bos Photography
Berlin

Let the dust settle: NDT 2 floods the Haus der Berliner Festspiele with images

By , 11 October 2018
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Projecting [Space[, Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods, Jeroen Peeters & Jozef Wouters © Laura van Severen
Berlin

Out of the black box: Projecting [space[ Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods, Jeroen Peeters & Jozef Wouters

By , 07 October 2018
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NYCB in Matthew Neenan’s The Exchange, in costumes by Gareth Pugh © Paul Kolnik
New York City

Three World Premieres at New York City Ballet Deliver Much-Needed Jolt

By , 06 October 2018
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Alla Snizova (C Hopuy) and Mikhail Mypansarov (R Vega)  in Tchaikovsky PDD (after G Balanchine) © Emma Kauldhar
London

The Trocks continue to delight London

By , 18 September 2018
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Staatsballett Berlin in Celis' Your Passion is Pure Joy © Jubal Battisti
Berlin

Beyond contemporary Ballet: Stijn Celis, Sharon Eyal and Gai Behar open the Staatsballett Berlin's new season

By , 07 September 2018
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Timothy Edlin (Caliban) and Frances Gregory (Sycorax) © Robert Workman
London

The Enchanted Island a rich and strange Baroque confection from British Youth Opera

By , 05 September 2018
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Shantala Shivalingappa and Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui in Play © Koen Broos
London

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui & Shantala Shivalingappa: Play

By , 04 September 2018
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Yusaku Komori in Armitage's Donkey Jaw Bone © Stephen Pisano
New York City

Women / Create! A Festival of Dance by women choreographers

By , 12 June 2018
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Ballet Black in The Suit © SNS Group
Glasgow

Ballet Black brings a contrasting double-bill of Shakespearian envy and whimsy to Glasgow

By , 08 June 2018
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Polina Semionova and Friedemann Vogel © Yan Revazov
Berlin

Polina and Friends gala wins Berlin balletomanes

By , 17 May 2018
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Jacqueline Callahan, Zecheng Liang and Nayara Lopes in George Balanchine’s Jewels © Alexander Iziliaev
Philadelphia

Bejeweled Bodies in Philadelphia

By , 12 May 2018
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Sofiane Sylve and Tiit Helimets in Liang's The Infinite Ocean © Erik Tomasson
San Francisco

The final program in San Francisco Ballet's wonderful Unbound festival

By , 26 April 2018
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San Francisco Ballet in Lopez Ochoa's Guernica © Erik Tomasson
San Francisco

SF Ballet's Unbound Festival continues with superb dancing

By , 24 April 2018
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San Francisco Ballet in Thatcher's Otherness © Erik Tomasson
San Francisco

SFB’s Unbound Festival promises and delivers in Program B

By , 21 April 2018
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Alexandria Marx & Michele Esposito in Fingers in the Air © Michel Schnater
Amsterdam

Celebrating the 5th anniversary of the Dutch National Ballet Junior Company

By , 15 April 2018
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Playlist (Track 1, 2) © Laurent Liotardo
London

Collective technical prowess: Forsythe’s Playlist tops ENB's Voices of America programme

By , 12 April 2018
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DTH in Dougla © Rachel Nevill
New York City

Dance Theater of Harlem: Beauty is in the Eye of Holder

By , 07 April 2018
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Guillaume Côté in Nijinsky © Cylla von Tiedemann
San Francisco

Beauty and madness mingle in Nijinsky

By , 03 April 2018
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© Félix Vazquez
London

Painter and Flamenco: J.R.T.

By , 18 February 2018
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Tiler Peck and Zachary Catazaro in Peter Walker’s dance odyssey © Paul Kolnik
New York City

New York City Ballet: Martins, Walker and Ratmansky

By , 09 February 2018
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Daniel Corthon in Clarke's To a Simple Rock'n'Roll Song © Prudence Upton
Sydney

No sex, no drugs? Michael Clark's Simple Rock’n’roll Song has its Australian première

By , 30 January 2018
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Ana Sophia Scheller and Vitor Luiz in Balanchine's Stars And Stripes (Ch: George Balanchine) © Erik Tomasson
San Francisco

The Grit and Glamour of San Francisco Ballet's 85th Season Gala

By , 18 January 2018
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Wei Chen in Leon and Lightfoot's Speak for Yourself © Gregory Batardon
Zürich

A stunning double-bill of ballets by León/Lightfoot and Crystal Pite in Zurich

By , 13 January 2018
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Sir Simon Rattle © Mark Allan/Barbican/LSO
London

Entertaining resurrection of a Hollywood oddity by Rattle and the LSO

By , 13 January 2018
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NDT2 in Ekman's Cacti © Joris Jan Bos
Alkmaar

Goecke, Inger, Ekman: A Triple Bill by NDT2

By , 22 December 2017
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New York City

Kota Yamazaki and Fluid hug-hug at Baryshnikov Arts Center

By , 15 December 2017
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Wendy Whelan and Brian Brooks © Nir Arieli
San Francisco

Some of a thousand ... steps (Wendy Whelan & Brian Brooks)

By , 29 November 2017
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Gary W. Jeter II, Hellmut Gottschild © Bill Hebert
Philadelphia

Beautiful Decay: BalletX makes a truly profound choice

By , 29 November 2017
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The Statement © Rahi Rezvani
Berlin

It was not a dream! Four aces of choreography in Berlin

By , 29 November 2017
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Anton Lukovkin © Elliot Franks
London

Men in Motion

By , 22 November 2017
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Denis Rodkin, Svetlana Zakharova and Mikhail Lobhukin in Francesca da Rimini © Roberto Ricci
London

Svetlana Zakharova: Dancer turned curator in the name of Love

By , 21 November 2017
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The Joffrey Ballet performs Alexander Ekman's Joy © Cheryl Mann
Berkeley

The bold and beautiful Joffrey Ballet

By , 17 November 2017
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Maleek Washington, Jeremy Neal and dancers of Abraham. In. Motion. in Pavement © Carrie Schneider
London

Choreographer Kyle Abraham debuts at Sadler's Wells.

By , 17 November 2017
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© Javier del Real | Teatro Real
Madrid

Ballet Nacional de España’s Sorolla: a disapointing collage of Spanish dances

By , 12 November 2017
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Guy Thorne and Vitolio Jeune in Norwood Pennewell’s Wecoo Duende © Rosalie O'Connor
New York City

Garth Fagan Dance at The Joyce, Program B

By , 10 November 2017
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Staatsballett Berlin in Shechter's The Art of Not Looking Back © Fernando Marcos
Berlin

Moving emptiness: Duato | Shechter evening with the Staatsballett Berlin

By , 06 November 2017
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Yorke Dance Project in Sea of Troubles © Helen Maybanks | ROH 2017
London

Yorke Dance Project revives Sea of Troubles for nationwide MacMillan celebration

By , 26 October 2017
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Aliya Tanykpayeva and Iurii Kekalo in Trois Gnossiennes © Attila Nagy | Hungarian State Opera
Budapest

Three shades of Hans van Manen by the Hungarian National Ballet

By , 20 October 2017
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Dancers Sara Rudner and Rose Marie Wright performing The Raggedy Dances at ANTA Theatre (1972) © William Pierce
New York City

Twyla Tharp is Still Twirling

By , 20 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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