Articles by Laura Dodge

A Five Star Swashbuckling Adventure From English National Ballet

A Five Star Swashbuckling Adventure From English National Ballet

Le Corsaire is a sunny pirate antidote to London's rainy January. | By Laura Dodge ★★★★★
Review: Is Elf The Musical Worth The High Price Tag?

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

Top price is £240. | 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

Even your gran will enjoy Spinderella and Rap-on-Zel's break-dancing. | By Laura Dodge ★★★★☆
12 Labours Of Hercules To Be Performed In Central London

12 Labours Of Hercules To Be Performed In Central London

Battles, beasts and poo. | By Laura Dodge
Ladysmith Black Mambazo In Zulu Ballet Inala

Ladysmith Black Mambazo In Zulu Ballet Inala

Music and dance evoke South Africa. | By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Wonderful Baffling Ballet And Lemons: Diana Vishneva

Wonderful Baffling Ballet And Lemons: Diana Vishneva

Captivating and confusing. | By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Bayadère - The Ninth Life Fails To Live Up To Expectations

Bayadère - The Ninth Life Fails To Live Up To Expectations

Choreography lost amongst chaotic concepts. | By Laura Dodge ★★☆☆☆
Modern Masters: Powerful Ballet Without A Tutu In Sight

Modern Masters: Powerful Ballet Without A Tutu In Sight

English National Ballet excels in three contemporary works. | By Laura Dodge ★★★★☆
Prokofiev And Lady Gaga Team Up In Romeo And Juliet

Prokofiev And Lady Gaga Team Up In Romeo And Juliet

Confusion ensues. | 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

Three choreographers with 21st century approaches to dance-making. | By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Mad Hatter's Tea Party Gets A Hip Hop Makeover

Mad Hatter's Tea Party Gets A Hip Hop Makeover

Cups, saucers and body popping. | By Laura Dodge ★★★★☆
Cascading Streams Of Dancers In Rambert's Triptych

Cascading Streams Of Dancers In Rambert's Triptych

Triple bill showcases skill but lacks innovation. | By Laura Dodge ★★★☆☆
Beauty And The Beast: Not Very Magical

Beauty And The Beast: Not Very Magical

Magical sets and music, but production lacks clarity | By Laura Dodge
Tapping And Tailcoats In Top Hat

Tapping And Tailcoats In Top Hat

Tap-tastic stage version of 1935 film. | By Laura Dodge
Marry Me A Little

Marry Me A Little

Sondheim musical has a hard-to-follow narrative. | By Laura Dodge
Coppelia: Laugh-Out-Loud Ballet

Coppelia: Laugh-Out-Loud Ballet

A rip-roaring show for newcomers to the genre. | By Laura Dodge
Romeo And Juliet: A Ballet Spectacle

Romeo And Juliet: A Ballet Spectacle

Tamara Rojo and Carlos Acosta shine at the Royal Albert Hall | By Laura Dodge
Havana Rakatan: Celebrating Cuba's Music and Dance

Havana Rakatan: Celebrating Cuba's Music and Dance

A vibrant evening out with toe-tapping live music. | By Laura Dodge