Shakespeare and Dance Reviews


Brissenden, Alan. “Dancing Shakespeare.” Dance Australia, June 15, 2017. http://www.danceaustralia.com.au/news/dancing-shakespeare.

Fortier, Mark. “Dancing with Shakespeare: Tom Stroud and Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers.” Canadian Theatre Review 111 (Summer 2002): 43-45. http://www.canadianshakespeares.ca/multimedia/ctr/pdf/ctr9.pdf.

Jackson, George. “Demographics.” Review of Manassas Dance Company’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” DanceviewTimes 5, no. 21 (2007). http://danceviewtimes.com/2007/Spring/08/manassas.html.

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. https://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/01/arts/dance/at-lincoln-center-ballets-by-balanchine-and-ashton.html.

________. “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. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/07/arts/dance/07rome.html.

________. “Review: Balanchine and Shakespeare Catch Some Waves in Miami.” The New York Times, March 21, 2016.  https://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/21/arts/dance/review-balanchine-and-shakespeare-catch-some-waves-in-miami.html.

________. “Review: Dark Suspicions in Jumps and Gestures in ‘The Winter’s Tale’.” The New York Times, January 22, 2016.  https://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/22/arts/dance/review-dark-suspicions-in-jumps-and-gestures-in-the-winters-tale.html.

________. “Review: In Bolshoi’s Ballet, No Shrew to Tame.” The New York Times, July 27, 2017. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/27/arts/dance/bolshoi-ballet-taming-of-the-shrew-review.html.

________. “Romeo (and Juliet), How Many Art Though? 1 Ballet Score, Many Stagings.” The New York Times, March 28, 2017.  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/28/arts/dance/romeo-and-juliet-how-many-art-thou-1-ballet-score-many-stagings.html.

________. “To Dance, Perchance to Dream: Shakespeare’s Plays are a Natural Fit with Dance.” The New York Times, March 30, 2014. https://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/30/arts/dance/shakespeares-plays-are-a-natural-fit-with-dance.html.

________. “To Strut (and Leap) on a Stage:  American Ballet Theater’s Shakespeare Program.” The New York Times, July 2, 2014. https://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/02/arts/dance/american-ballet-theaters-shakespeare-program.html.

Mackrell, Judith. Royal Ballet: The Winter’s Tale review: “A game-changer for Wheeldon.” The Guardian, April 11, 2014. https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2014/apr/11/royal-ballet-winters-tale-review-christopher-wheeldon.

________. “Which Shakespeare plays make the best ballets?” The Guardian, April 23, 2014. https://www.theguardian.com/stage/dance-blog/2014/apr/23/shakespeare-plays-ballets-450-birthday-william-wheeldon-winters-tale.

Reiter, Susan. “A Street Smart ‘Romeo + Juliet.” Review of New York City Ballet’s “Romeo + Juliet.”  DanceviewTimes 5, no. 18 (2007). http://archives.danceviewtimes.com/2007/Spring/06/nycb6.html.

Rinehart, Lisa. “Get Real.” Review of Mark Morris Dance Group’s “Romeo & Juliet, On Motifs of Shakespeare.”  DanceviewTimes, May 21, 2009. http://www.danceviewtimes.com/2009/05/get-real.html.

Traiger, Lisa. “Washington Ballet’s 7×7: Shakespeare.” DanceviewTimes 5, no. 18 (2007).  http://danceviewtimes.com/2007/Spring/06/7×7.html.

Witchel, Leigh. “Shakespeare and Surprises.” Review of American Ballet Theatre’s “The Dream” and “The Tempest.” DanceviewTimes, July 31, 2014. http://www.danceviewtimes.com/2014/07/shakespeare-and-surprises.html.

_____. “Young lovers right the ship in ABT’s stormy Tempest. New York Post, October 31, 2013. http://nypost.com/2013/10/31/young-lovers-right-the-ship-in-abts-stormy-tempest.