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Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill @ Wyndham's Theatre: Blood at the Root

There’s a handful of actors that I’m willing to get up at some ungodly hour to go and stand outside a box office and wait for day tickets for. 1,117 more words


LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL at the Wyndham's Theatre

Audra McDonald plays Billie Holiday in LADY DAY AT EMERSON’S BAR AND GRILL at the Wyndham’s Theatre.

Emerson’s Bar and Grill has been recreated by Christopher Oram in a realistic set on stage with tables extending into the stalls. 99 more words


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