REVIEW: The Winter’s Tale, Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House (Online)

Christopher Wheeldon’s beautiful adaptation of William Shakespeare’s play is a real treat to watch. From start to finish Christopher Wheeldon’s vibrant, emotionally powerful take on The Winter’s Tale is filled with attention to detail particularly in terms of conveying the raw emotions of the characters portrayed by members of the Royal Ballet. Through his explicit… Read More

REVIEW: An American in Paris (Cinema Screening), The Hospital Club

Following a recent run in the West End at the Dominion Theatre, hit musical An American in Paris arrives on the big screen next week.  This charming, lavish musical, scripted by Craig Lucas and inspired by the Oscar-winning film starring Gene Kelly, tells the tale of hope, love and achieving your dreams in a post-war… Read More

NEWS: Christopher Wheeldon’s The Winter’s Tale to Return to the Royal Opera House

This February Christopher Wheeldon’s interpretation of Shakespeare’s play will return to the Royal Opera House.  The three act ballet based o Shakespeare’s play originally premiered at the Royal Opera House in 2014 and has since been staged  in Toronto, New York and Brisbane. It has also been nominated for  an Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance,… Read More

NEWS: An American in Paris to be Screened in Cinemas

Having finished its West End run on Saturday, it has been announced that Trafalgar Releasing will bring An American in Paris to cinema screens.  With tickets going on sale on the 12th January at 9am, audiences can experience the musical in cinemas worldwide on Wednesday 16th May. The Tony Award winning musical first premiered at… Read More

NEWS: An American in Paris Extends West End Run Until April 2018

Christopher Wheeldon’s hit production based on the classic Gene Kelly film has announced a second extension until April 2018.  The production, playing at the Dominion Theatre, has extended its West End run and is now booking until the 28th April 2018 having received a number of five star reviews from critics and ecstatically received by… Read More

NEWS: Christopher Wheeldon’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland to Open 2017/2018 Season at Royal Opera House

The choreographer’s acclaimed production of Lewis Carroll’s classic story will perform at the Royal Opera Hose from the 27th September.  The Royal Ballet will open the Royal Opera House’s 2017/2018 season with the return of Christopher Wheeldon’s take on Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Having first appeared on stage in 2011, the ballet has become popular… Read More

A guide to Shows Need to Watch on… International Dance Day

If you love dance in either a musical or more traditional dance based show, here’s a few shows you need to either book for or visit today….  1. The Red Shoes, by Matthew Bourne and New Adventures:  Currently proving to be a sell-out success on its current UK tour, this latest Matthew Bourne and New… Read More

NEWS: An American in Paris Extends West End Run Until 2018

Following its critical acclaim, it has been announced that An American in Paris is now booking until January 2018.  Christopher Wheeldon’s production of the Oscar winning film will now book at the Dominion Theatre until the 27th January 2018 it has been announced. Jerry Mulligan is an American GI pursuing his dream to make it as… Read More

Review Round Up: An American in Paris, Dominion Theatre

Directed by Christopher Wheeldon, An American in Paris officially opened at the Dominion Theatre earlier this week. Here is what critics have been saying about it:  (c) An American in Paris, Youtube The Independent: **** “Christopher Wheeldon’s An American in Paris is a whirl of colour and imagery.” The Guardian: *****”Christopher Wheeldon, as director and… Read More

REVIEW: An American in Paris, Dominion Theatre

‘S wonderful, ‘s marvellous to see old fashioned musicals making a come back on to the West End scene – not least this gloriously beautiful and exquisite production.  Christopher Wheeldon has created a classy, elegant production based on the hit film starring Gene Kelly, transporting audiences back to 1945 Paris with dance and music being… Read More