Reviews of Danced Shakespeare

Beales, Meredith. “Othello: A Dance in Three Acts by Lar Lubovitch, directed by Ashley D. Wheater, and Macbeth by Paul Vasterling, directed by Paul Vasterling.” Theatre Journal 66, no. 1 (2014): 134-136.

Brandes, Philip. “Theater Review: Titus Redux at the Kirk Douglas Theatre.” Los Angeles Times, Sept. 3, 2010.

Brissenden, Alan. “Dancing Shakespeare.” Dance Australia, June 15, 2017.

Ciccarone, Erica. “With Attitude: Lucy Negro Redux, Nashville Ballet Creates a Seismic Shift in Dance.” Nashville Scene, February 11, 2019.

Fortier, Mark. “Dancing with Shakespeare: Tom Stroud and Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers.” Canadian Theatre Review 111 (Summer 2002): 43-45.

Glentzer, Molly. “Dancing with a Vengeance: Dominic Walsh Dance Theater Sinks Teeth Into Titus Andronicus.” Houston Chronicle, Oct. 10, 2008.

Howard, Theresa Ruth. “Nashville Ballet’s New Full-Length Shows What Inclusion in Ballet Could Look Like.” Dance Magazine, February 5, 2019.

Jackson, George. “Demographics.” Review of Manassas Dance Company’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” DanceviewTimes 5, no. 21 (2007).

Macaulay, Alastair. “A Pair of Dreams to Compare and Savor: At Lincoln Center, Ballets by Balanchine and Ashton.” The New York Times, June 1, 2014.

________. “A Peace on Both Your Houses: Lovers Alive and Well.” Review of Mark Morris Dance Group’s “Romeo and Juliet, on Motifs of Shakespeare.” The New York Times, July 7, 2008.

________. “Review: Balanchine and Shakespeare Catch Some Waves in Miami.” The New York Times, March 21, 2016.

________. “Review: Dark Suspicions in Jumps and Gestures in ‘The Winter’s Tale’.” The New York Times, January 22, 2016.

________. “Review: In Bolshoi’s Ballet, No Shrew to Tame.” The New York Times, July 27, 2017.

________. “Romeo (and Juliet), How Many Art Though? 1 Ballet Score, Many Stagings.” The New York Times, March 28, 2017.

________. “To Dance, Perchance to Dream: Shakespeare’s Plays are a Natural Fit with Dance.” The New York Times, March 30, 2014.

________. “To Strut (and Leap) on a Stage:  American Ballet Theater’s Shakespeare Program.” The New York Times, July 2, 2014.

Mackrell, Judith. Royal Ballet: The Winter’s Tale review: “A game-changer for Wheeldon.” The Guardian, April 11, 2014.

________. “Matthew Bourne’s protege James Cousins on his dance with Shakespeare.” The Guardian, March 2, 2017.

________. “Modern lovers: Romeo and Juliet set in Orwell’s 1984? Nothing could be more natural for the French-Albanian choreographer Angelin Preljocaj, says Judith Mackrell.” The Guardian, September 27, 2000.

________. “Which Shakespeare plays make the best ballets?” The Guardian, April 23, 2014.

Mzezewa, Tariro. “What if Shakespeare’s Dark Lady Told Their Love Story? What if It Were a Ballet?” The New York Times, February 5, 2019.

Reiter, Susan. “A Street Smart ‘Romeo + Juliet.” Review of New York City Ballet’s “Romeo + Juliet.”  DanceviewTimes 5, no. 18 (2007).

Rinehart, Lisa. “Get Real.” Review of Mark Morris Dance Group’s “Romeo & Juliet, On Motifs of Shakespeare.”  DanceviewTimes, May 21, 2009.

Smith, William Michael. “Aftermath: Dominic Walsh Dance Theater’s Titus Andronicus, with Two Star Symphony, at Hobby Center’s Zilkha Theater” Houston Press, Oct. 17, 2008.

Traiger, Lisa. “Washington Ballet’s 7×7: Shakespeare.” DanceviewTimes 5, no. 18 (2007).×7.html.

Vittes, Laurence. “Titus Redux: Theater Review.” The Hollywood Reporter, Oct. 14, 2010.

Wetmore, Kevin J., Jr. “Review of Titus Redux; Hamlet, Prince of Darkness; and Pulp Shakespeare.” Shakespeare Bulletin 30, no. 2 (2012): 207-212.

Witchel, Leigh. “Shakespeare and Surprises.” Review of American Ballet Theatre’s “The Dream” and “The Tempest.” DanceviewTimes, July 31, 2014.

_____. “Young lovers right the ship in ABT’s stormy Tempest. New York Post, October 31, 2013.

Updated March 25, 2020.

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