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Cinderella – Dutch National Ballet: London Coliseum, 8 July 2015

Shoe fire hit Although Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella starts off pretty morbidly with Cinderella’s mother coughing up blood into a hanky, beyond that it doesn’t really live up to the programme’s exaltations that it’s a darker representation of the famous fairy … Continue reading

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Swan Lake – English National Ballet: Royal Albert Hall, London, 12 June 2013

And in other news It takes a bit of getting used to, this ballet ‘in-the-round’ lark, but, as English National Ballet’s excellently-staged Swan Lake proved, it’s worth the effort for all the different viewpoints you get. Act I is always … Continue reading

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