Ballet British Columbia - Legends of 20th Century Dance
by Leland Windreich -- April 12-14, 2007, Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, CA
John Alleyne, who has been artistic director of Ballet British Columbia for 15 years, took a sharp right turn from his past artistic policies by offering for the company’s spring program a trio of restored American dance masterpieces. Since his early days in Vancouver he has concentrated largely on his own choreographic...
Compañia Flamenca Antonio Marquez
by Rosella Simonari -- March 14, 2007, Jesi(Ancona), Italy
The Fate theme from the opera “Carmen” resounds as a prelude to the performance. The curtain opens and the audience is immersed in the exciting world of the arena where a powerful Escamillo fights against a bull. At his back, Carmen fights with José. This double narrative is performed in silence...
San Francisco Ballet - Program 5
by Becca Hirschman -- March 23, 2007, War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Ballet's season is quickly cresting past the halfway mark, and Program 5 swelled this Friday evening with four contemporary yet differing works. The evening's highlight proved to be the debut of Christopher Wheeldon's "Carousel (A Dance)" to the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical of the same name.
- 'The Wizard of Oz'
by Carmel Morgan -- April 29, 2007, Germantown Performing Arts Center,
by Carmel Morgan -- April 20, 2007, 531 South Main Street,
- 'Agon', 'Room of Cooks', 'Othello', 'In Light and Shadow'
by Kate Snedeker -- April 18, 2007, Edinburgh Festival Theatre,
- 'Red Giselle'
by Juliet Neidish -- April 14, 2007, New York City Center,
San Francisco Ballet
- Program 7
by Toba Singer -- April 12, 2007, War Memorial Opera House,
San Francisco, CA
by Gretchen Collins -- April 1, 2007, Tulsa Performing Arts Center,
Hubbard Street 2
- Mixed Repertory
by Carmel Morgan -- March 30, 2007, Buckman Performing and Fine Arts Center, Memphis, TN
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre
- Mixed Repertory
by Carmel Morgan -- March 23, 2007, Cannon Center for the Performing Arts,
Matthew Bourne's 'Edward Scissorhands'
by Cecly Placenti -- March 22, 2007, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York City
- 'Carmina Burana', 'Serenade'
by Sigrid Payne Daveiga -- March 17, 2007, Academy of Music,