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Instrument: Dancer

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PhiladelphiaGlass HandelWorld première

Glass Handel
Opera Philadelphia; Anthony Roth Costanzo; Justin Peck; Patricia Delgado

AmsterdamRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra Horizon: The Seven Deadly Sins

© Milagro Elstak
Al-Zand, Shostakovich, Weill
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; Cristian Măcelaru; Wende; Heather Ware; Jan-Willem Schaafsma; Erik Slik

LondonBBC Singers: Rameau & Lully

© Sim Canetty-Clarke
Rameau, Lully
Academy of Ancient Music; Sofi Jeannin; BBC Singers; Aakash Odedra

MadridOnly The Sound RemainsNew production

Only The Sound Remains
Saariaho: Only The Sound Remains
Ivor Bolton; Peter Sellars; Teatro Real; Julie Mehretu; Robby Duiveman; Philippe Jaroussky; Davóne Tines

TokyoAlice's Adventures in WonderlandNew Production

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Talbot: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Christopher Wheeldon; The National Ballet of Japan; Nathan Brock; Bob Crowley

LondonColette Sadler: Learning from the future

Learning from the Futue
Colette Sadler; Leah Marojevic

DijonOscyl (Héla Fattoumi | Éric Lamoureux)

Various: Oscyl
Eric Lamoureux; Stéphane Pauvret; Gwendoline Bouget; Eric Wurtz; Cyril Cornillier
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Stepanova shines over St Petersburg Ballet Theatre's London season

St Petersburg Ballet Theatre in Swan Lake © KT
The instantly-recognisable, symphonic score was given the lover’s touch by conductor, Vadim Nikitin; caressed in the melancholic, slow sections and energetically encouraged wherever appropriate
***11
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Sacrifice to passion: L’incoronazione di Poppea in Salzburg

Kate Lindsey (Nerone) and Sonya Yoncheva (Poppea) © Salzburger Festspiele | Maarten Vanden Abeele
A wonderful cast conducted by William Christie in a new production of L’incoronazione di Poppea at the Salzburg Festival. 
****1
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French Baroque meets modern dance at Drottningholm

Pigmalion © Bengt Wanselius
Saburo Teshigawara sets Rameau’s opéra-ballet Pigmalion as a compelling dance performance
***11
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Risky Business at Hotel de Sully

© Andrea Fernandez
Ambra Senatore’s Promenade À Sully presented as part of the Paris L'Eté festival manages to navigate the chance of site specific work with quirky and refreshing ease
***11
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Sharon Eyal returns to Sadler's Wells as new Associate Artist

L-E-V Love Chapter 2 © André Le Corre
Love Chapter 2 plunges us into the messiness of heart break and isolation. It's like watching emotional entropy as the performers gradually disintegrate over the hour-long performance, undone by the ravages of love lost.
****1
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The Skating Rink: Shivers up and down the spine

Alice Poggio (Skater) © Johan Persson
Tough, thrilling, ambitious and new: The Skating Rink is an exciting new major commission by Garsington, and its world première delivered on every level.
*****
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Two Gordon Getty operas get the Masterpiece Theatre treatment

Keith Phares (Roderick Usher), Jamielyn Duggan (Madeline Usher) and Dominic Armstrong (Poe) © Craig T Mathew
Two charming operas featured splendid singing in a haze of choreography, staging and projections in a setting that had the feel of being live in a surround sound movie theater. 
****1
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