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Olivia Cowley in Ludovic Ondiviela's Cassandra.© Dave Morgan, courtesy the Royal Opera House. (Click image for larger version)

Gallery – Royal Ballet in Ludovic Ondiviela’s Cassandra

Gallery by Dave Morgan…

Anna Nowak and James Pett in Wayne McGregor's Outlier.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Gallery – Thomas Adès inspired bill: See the Music, Hear the Dance

Works by Karole Armitage, Wayne McGregor, Crystal Pite and Alexander Whitley. Gallery by Foteini Christofilopoulou…

Le Patin Libre in Vertical Influences.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Le Patin Libre – Vertical Influences – London

These dudes are clearly the surfers of the ice skating world; athletes who are creating a new freestyle version of their discipline…

Ballet Spectacular book cover.© Carlton Kids, The Royal Ballet and respective photographers. (Click image for larger version)

Book – Ballet Spectacular: A children’s guide to ballet and an insight into a magical world.

A key to the book’s success is that it’s based on talking about one company – the Royal Ballet – and that makes all the information so much more real and immediate.

Alexandre Hamel, Taylor Dilley and Pascale Jodoin in Vertical Influences.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Gallery – Le Patin Libre in Vertical Influences

Something rather unusual from Dance Umbrella – Ice Skating at the Alexandra Palace. Gallery by Foteini Christofilopoulou…

Kirsty Arnold (LCDS alumna) in Joanna Young's Army of Me.© Iain Payne. (Click image for larger version)

London Contemporary Dance School – MA and Alumni Projects Upturn bill – London

…there’s a strong whiff of ‘experimental student’ here, but there’s also a good bit of talent on display.

Hannah Rudd and Dane Hurst rehearsing Terra Incognita.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Special Gallery – Rambert in the studio rehearsing Shobana Jeyasingh’s Terra Incognita

Gallery by Foteini Christofilopoulou…

TAO Dance Theatre in 7.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

TAO Dance Theatre – 6, 7 – London

Tao Ye has a very singular, uncompromising vision. The works are stark and unadorned, using very simple vocabulary…

Rambert in the studio - Luke Ahmet with rehearsal director Angela Towler.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Special Gallery – Rambert in the studio rehearsing The Strange Charm of Mother Nature and Rooster

Gallery by Foteini Christofilopoulou…

TAO Dance Theatre in 7.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Gallery – TAO Dance Theatre in 7

Gallery by Foteini Christofilopoulou…

Lauren Cuthbertson, Yasmine Naghdi and Marcelino Sambe at the Waterstones Ballet Spectacular book Q&A.© Dave Morgan. (Click image for larger version)

Gallery – Royal Ballet ‘Ballet Spectacular’ book launch with Lauren Cuthbertson, Yasmine Naghdi and Marcelino Sambe

Gallery by Dave Morgan…

Delia Mathews (The Suicide) and Cesar Morales (The Stranger) in Miracle in the Gorbals.© Bill Cooper. (Click image for larger version)

Birmingham Royal Ballet – La Fin du jour, Miracle in the Gorbals, Flowers of the Forest – London

Gillian Lynne has made Helpmann and Benthall’s wartime collaboration into a gutsy dramatic ballet, probably with more choreography than Helpmann attempted.

Helen Crawford in Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan.© Dave Morgan, courtesy the Royal Opera House. (Click image for larger version)

Gallery – Royal Ballet Ashton quad bill

Royal Ballet Ashton Bill featuring Scènes de ballet, Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan, Symphonic Variations and A Month in the Country. Gallery by Dave Morgan…

Rocio Molina in Bosque Ardora.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version

Rocio Molina – Bosque Ardora – London

What a strange world flamenco dancer Rocío Molina conjures up for us in her latest show…

Rocio Molina in Bosque Ardora.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Gallery – Rocio Molina in Bosque Ardora

Gallery by Foteini Christofilopoulou…

Natalia Osipova in rehearsals at the ROH for A Month in the Country.© ROH, 2014. Photographed by Tristram Kenton. (Click image for larger version)

Frederick Ashton Remembered – Ashton Foundation Masterclasses & In Step with Fred film screenings

As The Royal Ballet prepares to celebrate Frederick Ashton with an all Ashton quad bill, two other events have also been celebrating the work of the Royal Ballet’s founder choreographer…

Lost Dog's Like Rabbits, here with Ino Riga.© Benedict Johnson. (Click image for larger version)

Lost Dog – Like Rabbits – London

…Like Rabbits is a clever work that burrows under your skin…

Hanna Ahti and Andrius Katinas in Maija Hirvanen's For those who have time.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Maija Hirvanen – For those who have time – London

Finnish choreographer Maija Hirvanen has created a very arresting seven-minute solo for the limber and watchable Andrius Katinas, and…

Matthew Bourne and Scott Ambler's Lord of the Flies.© Helen Maybanks. (Click image for larger version)

New Adventures and Re:Bourne – Lord of the Flies – London

As a dance outreach project, Matthew Bourne’s Lord of the Flies is a rather marvellous thing…

Hanna Ahti in Maija Hirvanen's For those who have time.© Foteini Christofilopoulou. (Click image for larger version)

Gallery – Maija Hirvanen: For those who have time, Northern Light Season

Gallery by Foteini Christofilopoulou…

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