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Northern Ballet's Casanova at Sadler's Wells 09/05/17

There is something to be said for a ballet that despite lacking clarity in the narrative can still be pulled off by its dancers and remain hugely enjoyable visual spectacle and this is certainly true of Kenneth Tindall’s first full length story ballet, Casanova. 123 more words

Casanova - Northern Ballet: Sadler's Wells, London, 9 May 2017

New house, as they almost say in Italy

When will I be able to watch a new story ballet without having to read the synopsis first in order to understand it? 444 more words



Set against the backdrop of 18th Century Venice and Paris, we meet passionate, adventure seeker, Casanova, a man consumed by his desire to experience life at its fullest and most satisfying without question. 460 more words

Archive Interview • SAMANTHA SPIRO • Twelfth Night • 2008 | Rogues & Vagabonds

“Maria is one of those parts that can be played by any actress, whether a sixty-year-old in a hair net or a saucy young minx. I guess I’m something in between.” So says Samantha Spiro during a brea… 10 more words