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Dancing Nation

Part Two: Akram Khan and Natalia Osipova, Far From The Norm and Boy Blue Birmingham Royal Ballet and the swagger of Oona Doherty also feature in Part Two. Dancing Nation…

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Gizelle

In this acclaimed version by Akram Khan, the greatest Romantic ballet and its story of love, betrayal and redemption are reimagined. As the curtain rises, dancers in shadow push against…

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Sacred monsters

Sacred Monsters. Monstres Sacres. The term was used for the first time in France in the 19th century as a nickname for the big stars of the theatre, such as…