Marius Petipa

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Upending convention: Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake

The choreographer’s business acumen and exceptional talent have propelled his work on to stages worldwide since his Swan Lake first took dance-love(...)

Robert Thomson in rehearsals for the Nutcracker
Cork ballet review: The Nutcracker
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  • November 24, 2014, 18:25

*** The Nutcracker, thanks to its setting at a children’s Christmas party, makes for an enchanting prelude to the festive season, and this production (...)

Elisha Willis as Giselle. Photograph:  Bill Cooper

Giselle Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin **** Giselle is a ballet of two halves. The first act introduces us to the beautiful peasant (...)