Matthew Bourne

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Anthropologie: the American chain is opening a branch in Belfast. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

In the modern, multichannel shoppingscape, it is rare to hear shoppers sounding excited about a new store opening. Most brands can now be bought onlin(...)

Paul McLoone:  ‘I recently watched McQueen, the Netflix documentary about Alexander McQueen, and it reminded me how great he was.’

Current favourite book I’m reading A Fabulous Creation – a Roxy Music line – by David Hepworth, an English music journalist who started Q Magazine. I(...)

Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake: so much strength and grace oozes from the men’s silken feathers that it ups the ante for everyone else on stage. Photograph: Johan Persson

MATTHEW BOURNE’S SWAN LAKE Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin ★★★★★ Like an Oscar-winning movie, Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake continually offers new insi(...)

Adam Gracia will launch PERFORM, Ireland’s first performing arts festival which runs from 15th-17th February 2019 in the RDS.
Adam Garcia: On My Culture Radar

Current favourite book I’m reading Noam Chomsky’s How the World Works. He’s amazing, I’m obsessed with him. It’s quite extraordinary to hear his take(...)

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(...)

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo in action. Photograph: Zoran Jelenic

Hanging out with members of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, an all-male comedy ballet company, presents dichotomies at every turn. Onstage they(...)

Akram Khan’s ‘Giselle’ with the English National Ballet

Not a single white tutu or flowery headdress appears in Akram Khan’s Giselle, and dismissing these conventions helps melt away some common perceptions(...)

Stephanie Dufresne stars in ‘The Red Shoes’. Photograph: Nick-Dastoor

The Red Shoes Gate Theatre, Dublin. 7.30pm (Mat Wed & Sat 2.30pm, Ends Jan 27) €25-€40 gatetheatre.ie What is so entrancing about Hans Christian(...)

Pianist Matthew Bourne was part of the Radioland ensemble who re-evaluated and reworked Kraftwerk’s Radio-Activity album last year. His latest p(...)

In terms of their back catalogue, Kraftwerk’s Radio-Activity is often overlooked in favour of the albums that came before (Autobahn) and after (Tr(...)

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