Voodoo preview
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Arts
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Voodoo preview

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - April 12, 2018

“[A] science fiction that addresses the desire, confusion and responsibility felt as individuals, who are also symbols of many long-persecuted people.” (Quoted from Alexandrina Hemsley and Jamila…

“A moving symbol of cooperation and humanity” – COAL review
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Arts
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“A moving symbol of cooperation and humanity” – COAL review

William Singh - March 31, 2018

“This is not a show. It’s something else”, we’re told. Gary Clarke’s dance performance of the life and decline of Britain’s mining communities is certainly something else.…

Organisms, self-understanding and sacrifice in Rambert’s production at Theatre Royal Brighton
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Organisms, self-understanding and sacrifice in Rambert’s production at Theatre Royal Brighton

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - March 24, 2018

Goat.-Rambert-Dancers-FrontCentre-Daniel-Davidson.-©-Hugo-Glendinning Rambert delivered a series of fluid performances where human bodies became elegant oscillations, much like the metallic wall used on stage to divide the dancers in…

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Ballet British Columbia review

Fatima Hasan - March 18, 2018

Ballet British Columbia is Canada’s leading contemporary dance company. They are renowned for their edgy performances, and sharp choreography. No doubt the choreographers had put a lot…

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Ballet British Columbia preview

Fatima Hasan - March 8, 2018

This is the first ever visit of the Ballet British Columbia to the UK. Their repute grows internationally as they take over theatres across the UK. One…

The Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Cinderella review
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The Russian State Ballet of Siberia’s Cinderella review

Georgia Grace - February 23, 2018

The Russian State Ballet of Siberia came to the Theatre Royal Brighton this week with a trio of classic ballet performances to impress a range of audiences.…

Russian State Ballet of Siberia comes to the Theatre Royal Brighton
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Russian State Ballet of Siberia comes to the Theatre Royal Brighton

Georgia Grace - February 16, 2018

Next week, Theatre Royal Brighton hosts the Russian State Ballet of Siberia for three phenomenal performances across three consecutive nights: Romeo and Juliet, Cinderella and Swan Lake.…

Ballet, romance and the human animal: Fourteen Days Review
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Ballet, romance and the human animal: Fourteen Days Review

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - December 7, 2017

Ballet is about precise and highly formalized steps and gestures. BalletBoyz not only demonstrated high dancing precision, but challenged today’s preconceptions we have of ballet. Fourteen Days…

Clog-Dancing Miners: Fourteen Days Preview
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Clog-Dancing Miners: Fourteen Days Preview

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - November 23, 2017

After their success at the Brighton Dome last year, BalletBoyz returns to Brighton’s Dome to stun their audience with a high-end performance. In preparation for their arrival at…

A Thousand Faces Preview
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Arts
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A Thousand Faces Preview

Ketan Jha - November 14, 2017

India’s tradition of dance-theatre is wrapped up in a contested historical narrative.  A masterful mix of storytelling and footwork — or recitation and gesture — Kathak weaves…

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The wonderful world of Whirling

The Badger - October 27, 2008

I’m not really a very religious person. Sometimes it occurs to me that I ought to adopt one of the world’s faiths; you know, just in case…