PREVIEW: Nutcracker Delights, London Coliseum

Performances are set to begin at the London venue on the 17th December. The London Coliseum are set to welcome audiences and the English National Ballet for a special celebration of The Nutcracker – a ballet that the company have been performing since 1950. In this special production, dancers and musicians will take audiences on… Read More

PREVIEW: Create. Debate. Celebrate, Dance Umbrella

Dance Umbrella’s digital festival is set to run from the 23rd to the 27th November. This new digital festival will include discussions, workshops, documentaries, performances and dance parties with names like Akram Khan, Annie B Parsons and Gregory Maqoma.  The programme is set to include: Choreographer’s CutEver wondered how a performance evolves? Step inside the mind of a… Read More

NEWS: Martin Freeman and Carey Mulligan to Star in A Christmas Carol

The new film of the Christmas classic will be released in cinemas and head to selected theatres from the 20th November. It has been announced that a new adaptation of A Christmas Carol will be heading to cinemas and select theatres nationwide from November 20th. Directed by Sibling directors Jacqui Morris and David Morris, the film is set to… Read More

NEWS: Here Come the Boys to Play at the Garrick Theatre

Following on from a UK tour, Aljaž Škorjanec, Pasha Kovalev, Graziano di Prima, Robin Windsor and Karim Zeroual will bring Here Come the boys to the Garrick Theatre from the 27th January 2021. Playing for a strictly limited 16 week season, Here Come the Boys will see Aljaž Škorjanec battling with Graziano di Prima and… Read More

REVIEW: Wait For Me (Online)

This new dance musical beautifully captures life as seen through the eyes of one couple and the angels who bring them together. Written by Sam Cassidy, Wait for Me is a brand new dance musical with an ethereal quality about it that makes for poignant viewing. The story begins as two angels are torn apart… Read More

PREVIEW: Greenwich + Docklands International Festival

Opening from today, here’s an idea of what to expect from the Greenwich + Docklands International Festival this year. Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the Greenwich + Docklands International Festival is back for 2020, running in locations across Royal Greenwich andEast London. Given the ongoing pandemic, the festival has been adapted the programme and prioritise the… Read More

NEWS: BBC Releases Trailer for Strasbourg 1518

This new film devised and directed by Jonathan Glazer will premiere on BBC 2 on the 20th July. Co-commissioned by Artangel and Sadler’s Wells, Strasbourg 1518 was inspired by a powerful involuntary mania which took hold of citizens in the city of Strasbourg just over 500 years ago. It is a collaboration in isolation with some of the greatest dancers working today.… Read More

NEWS: Drew McOnie’s Jekyll and Hyde to be Streamed Online

The production will be streamed via The Old Vic Theatre’s Youtube channel from the 5th August. It has been announced that Drew McOnie’s dance production inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde will be streamed through Youtube for a week in August. As well as being devised, choreographed… Read More

NEWS: World Premiere of Jonathan Glazer’s Strasbourg 1518 Heading to BBC 2

The new film from Jonathan Glazer, co-commissioned by Artangel & Sadler’s Wells will be shown on BBC 2 on the 20th July. The world premiere of the new film from Jonathan Glazer (Sexy Beast, Birth, Under The Skin, The Fall) will take place on BBC Two at 10pm on Monday 20th July and will be available on BBC iPlayer… Read More

REVIEW: Celtic Tiger, The Shows Must Go On!

This 2005 production directed, produced and choreographed by Michael Flatley has some interesting concepts – but put together comes across as an incoherent show. The last Michael Flatley show that I went to see was Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games and was completely mesmerised by the sheer skill and talent that was displayed. Which… Read More