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Laura Dodge

Laura Dodge

Contributor

Laura writes about dance and theatre. Brought up in Oxford, she moved to London at 18 and hasn’t left since. She lives in Nine Elms but spends most of her time in Covent Garden and the West End watching performances. She has a Master’s degree in Ballet Studies from Roehampton University and extensive experience as a dance teacher of both children and adults. Her writing can also be found in a number of magazines and websites including Dancing Times, Londondance.com and Dance International. Laura has two beautiful cats and a fondness for dulce de leche ice cream.

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Articles by: Laura Dodge

A Five Star Swashbuckling Adventure From English National Ballet

A Five Star Swashbuckling Adventure From English National Ballet

By Laura Dodge ★★★★★
Review: Is Elf The Musical Worth The High Price Tag?

Review: Is Elf The Musical Worth The High Price Tag?

By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Into the Hoods Review: A Hip Hop Fairy Tale Mash-up

Into the Hoods Review: A Hip Hop Fairy Tale Mash-up

By Laura Dodge ★★★★☆
12 Labours Of Hercules To Be Performed In Central London

12 Labours Of Hercules To Be Performed In Central London

By Laura Dodge
Ladysmith Black Mambazo In Zulu Ballet Inala

Ladysmith Black Mambazo In Zulu Ballet Inala

By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Wonderful Baffling Ballet And Lemons: Diana Vishneva

Wonderful Baffling Ballet And Lemons: Diana Vishneva

By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Bayadère - The Ninth Life Fails To Live Up To Expectations

Bayadère - The Ninth Life Fails To Live Up To Expectations

By Laura Dodge ★★☆☆☆
Modern Masters: Powerful Ballet Without A Tutu In Sight

Modern Masters: Powerful Ballet Without A Tutu In Sight

By Laura Dodge ★★★★☆
Prokofiev And Lady Gaga Team Up In Romeo And Juliet

Prokofiev And Lady Gaga Team Up In Romeo And Juliet

By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
A Diversity Of Dance In The Associates At Sadler's Wells

A Diversity Of Dance In The Associates At Sadler's Wells

By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Mad Hatter's Tea Party Gets A Hip Hop Makeover

Mad Hatter's Tea Party Gets A Hip Hop Makeover

By Laura Dodge ★★★★☆
Cascading Streams Of Dancers In Rambert's Triptych

Cascading Streams Of Dancers In Rambert's Triptych

By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Beauty And The Beast: Not Very Magical

Beauty And The Beast: Not Very Magical

By Laura Dodge
Tapping And Tailcoats In Top Hat

Tapping And Tailcoats In Top Hat

By Laura Dodge
Marry Me A Little

Marry Me A Little

By Laura Dodge
Coppelia: Laugh-Out-Loud Ballet

Coppelia: Laugh-Out-Loud Ballet

By Laura Dodge
Romeo And Juliet: A Ballet Spectacle

Romeo And Juliet: A Ballet Spectacle

By Laura Dodge
Havana Rakatan: Celebrating Cuba's Music and Dance

Havana Rakatan: Celebrating Cuba's Music and Dance

By Laura Dodge
Avenue Q: Hilarious, Risque And Brilliantly Performed

Avenue Q: Hilarious, Risque And Brilliantly Performed

By Laura Dodge
My First Coppelia: A Charming Introduction To Ballet

My First Coppelia: A Charming Introduction To Ballet

By Laura Dodge
Les Ballets De Monte Carlo's LAC Is Lacking

Les Ballets De Monte Carlo's LAC Is Lacking

By Laura Dodge
Lest We Forget: English National Ballet Punches With Power

Lest We Forget: English National Ballet Punches With Power

By Laura Dodge
Kings Of The Dance Shows Ballet's Athleticism, Comedy And Drama

Kings Of The Dance Shows Ballet's Athleticism, Comedy And Drama

By Laura Dodge
Cloud Dance Gate Theatre: Innovative, Mesmeric And Beautiful

Cloud Dance Gate Theatre: Innovative, Mesmeric And Beautiful

By Laura Dodge
Blaze: Feel-Good Street Dance Wows At Peacock Theatre

Blaze: Feel-Good Street Dance Wows At Peacock Theatre

By Laura Dodge
Ignis: Introspective Fire-Inspired Dance Theatre

Ignis: Introspective Fire-Inspired Dance Theatre

By Laura Dodge
The Merchants Of Bollywood: Glitter And Melodrama

The Merchants Of Bollywood: Glitter And Melodrama

By Laura Dodge
Musical Choreography By Mark Morris Dance Group

Musical Choreography By Mark Morris Dance Group

By Laura Dodge
A Shakespearean Ballet Farce

A Shakespearean Ballet Farce

By Laura Dodge
Chinese-British Collaboration Through Dance At Sadler's Wells

Chinese-British Collaboration Through Dance At Sadler's Wells

By Laura Dodge
Wales, Weddings And Water

Wales, Weddings And Water

By Laura Dodge
Pantomime Meets Classical Ballet In The Nutcracker On Ice

Pantomime Meets Classical Ballet In The Nutcracker On Ice

By Laura Dodge
Cycling, Contorting And Climbing Extraordinaire

Cycling, Contorting And Climbing Extraordinaire

By Laura Dodge
Vampiric Bloodsucking Meets Contemporary Dance

Vampiric Bloodsucking Meets Contemporary Dance

By Laura Dodge
Let's Go To The (Cedar) Lake At Sadler's Wells

Let's Go To The (Cedar) Lake At Sadler's Wells

By Laura Dodge
Groove On Down The Road Really Grooves

Groove On Down The Road Really Grooves

By Laura Dodge
Jane Eyre Ballet: Mad Wife Takes Centre Stage

Jane Eyre Ballet: Mad Wife Takes Centre Stage

By Laura Dodge
Carlos Acosta At The Coliseum: Cuba's Biggest Star Shines Bright

Carlos Acosta At The Coliseum: Cuba's Biggest Star Shines Bright

By Laura Dodge
Les Saisons Russes Du XX1e Siecle: London Coliseum Turns Russian

Les Saisons Russes Du XX1e Siecle: London Coliseum Turns Russian

By Laura Dodge
Ballet Talent From Boston Comes To London's Coliseum

Ballet Talent From Boston Comes To London's Coliseum

By Laura Dodge
Forsythe Company At Sadler's Wells: Whooshing Vocals and Rippling Spines

Forsythe Company At Sadler's Wells: Whooshing Vocals and Rippling Spines

By Laura Dodge
The Great Gatsby Ballet: Heartache, Beautiful Choreography And 1920s Glamour

The Great Gatsby Ballet: Heartache, Beautiful Choreography And 1920s Glamour

By Laura Dodge
Hofesh Shechter Company At Sadler's Wells: Visceral, Raw And Animalistic

Hofesh Shechter Company At Sadler's Wells: Visceral, Raw And Animalistic

By Laura Dodge
Top 11 Theatre Annoyances

Top 11 Theatre Annoyances

By Laura Dodge
Romeo And Juliet At Sadler's Wells: Canadian Ballet Returns to London

Romeo And Juliet At Sadler's Wells: Canadian Ballet Returns to London

By Laura Dodge
Laurencia At London Coliseum: Firework Dancers Catapulting Around The Stage

Laurencia At London Coliseum: Firework Dancers Catapulting Around The Stage

By Laura Dodge
Giselle At London Coliseum: Sublime Technique Amidst Overgrown Ivy

Giselle At London Coliseum: Sublime Technique Amidst Overgrown Ivy

By Laura Dodge

Gala Flamenca At Sadler's Wells: Nureyevs Of The Flamenco World

By Laura Dodge