Sadler’s Wells has announced plans for its autumn/winter season, including Akram Khan Company, Hofesh Shechter Company, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and the first dance work by fashion designer Hussein Chalayan. Programmes for the Peacock Theatre and the Lilian Baylis Studio have also been announced.
Nominations for the 14th National Dance Awards were announced today by the dance section of the Critics’ Circle.
For something different, catch a belly dance version of Sleeping Beauty at the Montgomery Theatre Sheffield on December 20–22. Seven belly dance groups are getting together, for the first time, to stage the production.
Ballet Theatre UK (artistic director Christopher Moore) is currently seeking male and female classical dancers for their up-coming tour of The Sleeping Beauty.
This was my second visit to the wonderful new Opera House in Oslo. My first was to attend the opening of the National Ballet season in May when the company presented an all Kylián programme and I now wanted to see them perform a classical work. The Sleeping Beauty is a challenge for any ensemble […]