Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Prom 40, Royal Albert Hall

Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Prom 40, Royal Albert Hall

Lighten Our Darkness 15 August This Prom all seemed to fit together so well – on paper, at least. Its tone was described on the summary page of the programme: we were in for “darkness”. And “torment”. Berg’s Violin Concerto, his “requiem for an angel” and his last...

The 17th National Dance Awards

Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells Graham Watts Published: 08/02/2017 The Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards for 2016 were presented today, Monday 6th February 2017, at a ceremony in London, hosted by Kenrick ‘H2O’ Sandy MBE and Michael ‘Mikey J’ Asante,...

Giannandrea Poesio Obituary

Graham Watts Published: 14/02/2017 The dance critic Giannandrea Poesio died last week at the age of 57. He was an immensely popular dance academic and critic and son of the Italian theatre critic, Paolo Emilio Poesio. After his university studies in Florence,...