The ENB shine in The Nutcracker

To watch a beautiful fantasy come vibrantly to life, one need only attend a performance of ‘The Nutcracker’ by the English National Ballet company. Wayne Eagling’s production has gotten nothing but better since its debut in 2010, and some of its shining stars have just been moved to even higher levels of acclaim. On its […]

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The Scottish Ballet perform the Nutcracker

In a deliberate step away from the sweet feeling of Christmas comes the Nutcracker from the Scottish Ballet. Greatly going against the grain of Tchaikovsky’s grain is the choreography from Ashley Page which brings an exciting darker side to the story of cartoon like designs from Antony McDonald. This was the Christmas ballet that Page […]

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The Nutcracker the quintessential Christmas ballet

The New York City Ballet along with the Lincoln Centre for Performing Arts and Omniverse Vision have announced a worldwide exclusive signing regarding the theatrical distribution of the much loved George Balachine produced The Nutcracker for this festive season. Described by the New York Times as the quintessential Christmas ballet that is original, unique and […]

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The Maltings ballet

Tuesday night it would have been easy for the audience in attendance at The Maltings ballet to think that they were actually seeing a Christmas show given the fact there was a huge Christmas tree on the stage and the air outside had a cool chill to it.  To some degree you could argue they […]

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Matthew Bourne returns to The Nutcracker

Matthew Bourne first impressed audiences with his wonderful take on The Nutcracker some twenty years ago. Since then he has done several ballets and has now returned to The Nutcracker with a new group of dancers from his New Adventures’ group. The performance is set to occur this November in Bromley at the Churchill Theatre. […]

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