Akram Khan

Review: Giselle, English National Ballet 'Spellbinding, Revolutionary'

Victoria Sadler | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

The rage of the Wilis is intoxicating. The ferocious stamping of their sticks in hypnotic rhythm, their wrath, their malevolence... There is black magic in the air. The audience as one were forward in their seats, completely hypnotised, utterly immersed in this dark sea of revenge and anger.

Review: Lest We Forget, English National Ballet 'Devastating, Unforgettable'

Victoria Sadler | Posted 09.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

Lest We Forget is a powerful and extraordinary collection of three dance pieces that English National Ballet (ENB) premiered in 2014 to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. Universally critically acclaimed, the show went on to win The South Bank Sky Arts Award for Best Dance.

Spanish and Indian Dance Fusion at Sadler's Wells

Lorenzo Belenguer | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Lorenzo Belenguer

TOROBAKA, meaning bulls and cows in Spanish as the sacred animals in Spain and India, is the latest collaboration between two titans in contemporary dance: Akram Khan and Israel Galván.

Mistaken Identity

Juliet Simmons | Posted 10.12.2012 | Home
Juliet Simmons

Do we have to be what people expect us to be as Jews? As Israelis? What happens if we are different, what happens if we don't want to mark ourselves out and what happens if we do?

Not Just Sh*t But Also Dangerous

Chris T-T | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK
Chris T-T

What Gavin's Closing Ceremony has done is to throw Britain back in the box and slam it shut; fiercely and unquestioningly placing current hegemonies back in charge.