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Flamenco Festival London: Compañía Manuel Liñán’s Nómada | Dance review

Flamenco Festival London: Compañía Manuel Liñán’s Nómada
DANCE REVIEW

Manuel Liñán is a multi award-winning and respected dancer: Nómada is his fourth offering as director and choreographer. Liñán uses simplicity as a base for his flamenco style, defiantly weaving his innovative uniqueness into it. [read more]

Lippy at The Young Vic | Theatre review

Lippy at The Young Vic
THEATRE REVIEW

Unsure of what it is, but undeniably brilliant, Lippy refuses to fit into the neat box labelled theatre, instead spilling and sprawling out into the realms of live art and the bizarre. It begins as a parody of a post-show talk with Bush [read more]

Flamenco Festival London: Gerardo Núñez with Carmen Cortés at Sadler’s Wells | Dance review

Flamenco Festival London: Gerardo Núñez with Carmen Cortés at Sadler’s Wells
DANCE REVIEW

Spaniard Gerardo Núñez is well-known in the world of flamenco: the 53-year-old guitarist from Cadiz is a legend in his genre. A pioneer of flamenco nuevo, known for merging the traditional Spanish folk music with other styles, his [read more]

Flamenco Festival London: Eva Yerbabuena ¡AY! at Sadler’s Wells | Theatre review 

Flamenco Festival London: Eva Yerbabuena ¡AY! at Sadler’s Wells
THEATRE REVIEW
 

Eva Yerbabuena returns to London with ¡AY! for two nights only, as part of Flamenco Festival London, held at Sadler’s Wells. The reviews for her 2014 London performances are overwhelmingly positive. The list of awards she has won over [read more]

Flamenco Festival London: Arcángel with Patricia Guerrero at Sadler’s Wells | Dance review

Flamenco Festival London: Arcángel with Patricia Guerrero at Sadler’s Wells
DANCE REVIEW

Olor a Tierra is the latest project from Huelva flamenco vocalist Arcángel (Francisco José Arcángel Ramos), met with a standing ovation from the audience. This was a performance for Flamenco Festival London that consisted of truly [read more]

Mind the Gap at New Diorama | Theatre review

Mind the Gap at New Diorama
THEATRE REVIEW

A masterful feat of visual storytelling, Mind the Gap is a heartfelt and innovative imagining of one of London’s great unknown love stories. Hot Tubs and Trampolines, the production company behind Mind the Gap, have always prided [read more]

Vault Festival: Odyssey at Brick Hall | Theatre review

Vault Festival: Odyssey at Brick Hall
THEATRE REVIEW

Theatre Ad Infinitum’s production Odyssey is the retelling of Homer’s epic by one man over 70 minutes. It’s performed in the Brick Hall at Waterloo’s Vault Festival, which has a wonderful bohemian atmosphere. The [read more]

Yarico at London Theatre Workshop | Theatre review

Yarico at London Theatre Workshop
THEATRE REVIEW

New musical Yarico, from director Emily Gray, is based on what is thought to be a true story, first recorded by Richard Ligon in his 1657 book True and Exact History of the Island of Barbados. It’s a tale that has been told in many [read more]

Flamenco Festival London: Ballet Flamenco De Andalucia at Sadler’s Wells | Dance review

Flamenco Festival London: Ballet Flamenco De Andalucia at Sadler’s Wells
DANCE REVIEW

A guitar, a voice, a body in motion and a sense of revelry: these are the essential components of flamenco, the dance tradition that has its origin in the autonomous community of Andalusia, Spain. Flamenco can be dated back to the 1800s, [read more]

Cirque Éloize: An interview with performer Ashley Carr

Cirque Éloize: An interview with performer Ashley Carr

This month, Cirque Éloize brings its new show, Cirkopolis, to London’s Sadler’s Wells. Cirque Éloize captivated audiences the world over with its blend of theatre and circus. The Upcoming caught up with performer Ashley Carr to [read more]

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