Articles by Sam Smith

Brush Up Your Shakespeare At Barbican This Winter

Brush Up Your Shakespeare At Barbican This Winter

This one seems familiar to modern-day audiences. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Expect The Unexpected In This Innovative Royal Ballet Triple Bill

Expect The Unexpected In This Innovative Royal Ballet Triple Bill

Radical ballet is in town. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Royal Ballet Celebrates Its Former Artistic Director

Royal Ballet Celebrates Its Former Artistic Director

Something to see, whatever you look for in a ballet. | By Sam Smith ★★★★★
Venus In Fur Is An Erotically Charged Tale Offering Chills And Thrills

Venus In Fur Is An Erotically Charged Tale Offering Chills And Thrills

It may not be for everyone... | By Sam Smith ★★★★★
26 Dance Shows To See In London This Autumn From Just £3

26 Dance Shows To See In London This Autumn From Just £3

Cinderella, Alice In Wonderland, Footloose and more. | By Sam Smith
Review: Get This Calendar Girls Remake In Your Diary

Review: Get This Calendar Girls Remake In Your Diary

Gary Barlow on songwriting duties. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Must-See Festive Dance Shows In London This Christmas

Must-See Festive Dance Shows In London This Christmas

Mad Hatter's tea parties to Jazz Age romps. | By Sam Smith
Review: Infanticide-Themed Opera Both Draining And Engaging

Review: Infanticide-Themed Opera Both Draining And Engaging

A tale of fickle men, lost love and killing babies. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Review: Anish Kapoor Ditches Sculpture For Opera

Review: Anish Kapoor Ditches Sculpture For Opera

First rate opera with innovative set designs. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Running Wild Reviewed: A Real Summer Treat

Running Wild Reviewed: A Real Summer Treat

Is this adaptation of a Michael Morpurgo novel the natural successor to War Horse? | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Review: Will This Black Comedy Make You Laugh Yourself To Death?

Review: Will This Black Comedy Make You Laugh Yourself To Death?

1920s Russian play made relevant for modern Britain. | By Sam Smith ★★★☆☆
Review: Ballet Of The Winter's Tale Is A Modern Classic

Review: Ballet Of The Winter's Tale Is A Modern Classic

Second chance to see this outstanding creation. | By Sam Smith ★★★★★
Review: Nothing Is Black And White In Les Blancs

Review: Nothing Is Black And White In Les Blancs

Lorraine Hansberry's little known play gets due attention. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Review: If You See One Philip Glass Opera, Make It This One

Review: If You See One Philip Glass Opera, Make It This One

Minimalism connects Ancient Egypt to the modern day. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Giselle With Popcorn: Ballet Comes To Cinemas In London And Beyond

Giselle With Popcorn: Ballet Comes To Cinemas In London And Beyond

The ultimate romantic ballet on the big screen. | By Sam Smith
Review: Royal Ballet Scales The Heights In An All-Contemporary Programme

Review: Royal Ballet Scales The Heights In An All-Contemporary Programme

One choreographer, three varied delights at Covent Garden. | By Sam Smith ★★★★★
Review: Morality Tale Meets Wilde Wit In An Intimate Venue

Review: Morality Tale Meets Wilde Wit In An Intimate Venue

Oscar Wilde's novella adapted for the stage by his own grandson. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
Review: Royal Ballet On Top Form In Varied Double Bill

Review: Royal Ballet On Top Form In Varied Double Bill

Two works from its founder choreographer, Frederick Ashton. | By Sam Smith ★★★★★