Sadler's Wells News

Photo Coverage: National Ballet of China Brings THE PEONY PAVILION to Sadler's WellsPhoto Coverage: National Ballet of China Brings THE PEONY PAVILION to Sadler's Wells
by Roy Tan - Dec 1, 2016

National Ballet of China's The Peony Pavilion is playing Sadler's Wells as part of the Out of Asia 2 season through 3 December 2016. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the dancers onstage below! (more...)

Photo Flash: SWAN LAKE at Sadler's Wells TheatrePhoto Flash: SWAN LAKE at Sadler's Wells Theatre
by Roy Tan - Nov 25, 2016

From the imagination of one of Ireland's foremost dance and theatre-makers, Sadler's Wells Associate Artist Michael Keegan-Dolan, comes a magical new adaptation of one of the most famous ballets in the world, Swan Lake. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Cloud Gate 2 Performs in OUT OF ASIA 2 at Sadler's WellsPhoto Coverage: Cloud Gate 2 Performs in OUT OF ASIA 2 at Sadler's Wells
by Roy Tan - Nov 22, 2016

The sister company of internationally celebrated Cloud Gate Dance Theater of Taiwan presents the country's most talented emerging dancers and choreographers, performing in the UK for the first time. Scroll down for a first look at them performing! (more...)

Tickets for Australian Ballet Company's FASTER Go On Sale TodayTickets for Australian Ballet Company's FASTER Go On Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2016

Charging on to the stage with athleticism to the power of three, Faster opens The Australian Ballet's Sydney and Melbourne 2017 seasons at full velocity. Today single tickets go on sale for both seasons. (more...)

BWW Review: AKRAM KHAN'S GISELLE, Sadler's Wells, 16 November 2016BWW Review: AKRAM KHAN'S GISELLE, Sadler's Wells, 16 November 2016
by Vikki Broad - Nov 18, 2016

London has had to bide its time in waiting for the premiere of Akram Khan's Giselle. With it's first warmly received performance back in Manchester in September, fans have had to be patient but this captivating take on the romantic classic is more than worth the wait. (more...)

BWW Review: VAMOS CUBA, Birmingham Hippodrome, 1 November 2016BWW Review: VAMOS CUBA, Birmingham Hippodrome, 1 November 2016
by Emma Cann - Nov 3, 2016

An exciting new partnership between Sadler's Wells, Birmingham Hippodrome and the Lowry Salford is bringing international dance companies to the UK for the very first time, offering financial and creative support to artists who may not otherwise have been able to make the journey. Vamos Cuba, from the creators of Havana Rakatan, is one such production.  (more...)

Cast of VAMOS CUBA! Turn Up The Heat at Birmingham New StreetCast of VAMOS CUBA! Turn Up The Heat at Birmingham New Street
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2016

Commuters at Birmingham New Street station were brought to a temporary standstill on Saturday with a sizzling performance from the cast of Latin dance spectacular, Vamos Cuba! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui's FRACTUS V at Sadler's WellsPhoto Coverage: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui's FRACTUS V at Sadler's Wells
by Roy Tan - Oct 29, 2016

Considered one of the most original and ambitious talents of contemporary dance, Sadler's Wells Associate Artist, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui presented his latest creation, Fractus V, on 27th and 28th October with his company Eastman, and BroadwayWorld was there to cover the production. (more...)

Havana Comes to Birmingham in Feel-Good Latin-American Dance SpectacularHavana Comes to Birmingham in Feel-Good Latin-American Dance Spectacular
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

Hot off the heels of a sell-out Summer season at Sadler's Wells, Birmingham Hippodrome is thrilled to welcome Vamos Cuba!, an intoxicating mix of traditional and modern Cuban dance styles, arriving on the Main Stage from Tues 1 - Sat 5 Nov. (more...)

UK Launch of Carlos Acosta's New Dance Company at Sadler's WellsUK Launch of Carlos Acosta's New Dance Company at Sadler's Wells
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016

Sadler's Wells today announced the UK Premiere of Acosta Danza, the new dance company founded by acclaimed Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta. The company will perform at Sadler's Wells in late September 2017 before a UK tour, with Acosta himself making a guest appearance as part of the programme for the inaugural season. (more...)

Photo Coverage: BURN THE FLOOR Brings High-Voltage Dance to Sadler's WellsPhoto Coverage: BURN THE FLOOR Brings High-Voltage Dance to Sadler's Wells
by Roy Tan - Oct 21, 2016

The ultimate high-voltage ballroom dance extravaganza, Burn the Floor is packed with striking choreography, heart-pounding music and breathtaking moves. Experience the phenomenal energy of 14 world-class dancers as they throw themselves into each sequence with expert skill and an infectious sense of fun. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the show, playing Sadler's Wells through November 5th! (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

 Today, Dance Consortium, a group of 17 large scale venues located across the UK, announces full details of its 40th tour, Danza Contemporánea de Cuba's UK Tour 2017. Last seen in the UK in 2012, Cuba's vibrant flagship contemporary dance company will present an exciting programme choreographed by some of today's most sought-after choreographic names. The 2017 UK tour opens at Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham on 14 February and concludes at Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury on 18 March. (more...)

Kip Winger Celebrates the Life of Choreographer Vaslav Nijinsky Debut Classical AlbumKip Winger Celebrates the Life of Choreographer Vaslav Nijinsky Debut Classical Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Conversations With Nijinsky, a four-movement musical tribute to the artistry and life of Nijinsky is the centerpiece of Kip Winger's debut album as a classical composer. Performed by the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra with Martin West conducting, and recorded by GRAMMY®-winning recording engineer Leslie Ann Jones, Winger's world-premiere recording declares loudly and clearly that, while he may be the front man of the rock band Winger, he is a force to be reckoned with as a classical composer. (more...)

National Youth Ballet Appoints New Artistic DirectorNational Youth Ballet Appoints New Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

The National Youth Ballet of Great Britain is delighted to announce the appointment of its new Artistic Director, Mikah Smillie. Following the passing of the company's Founding Director Jill Tookey in March this year, Mikah was appointed Artistic Director in Residence and led the 2016 Season including a sell-out Memorial Gala performance at Sadler's Wells in September. Mikah now joins National Youth Ballet on a permanent basis and will lead the company into its 30th Anniversary Year in 2017.  (more...)

BalletBoyz Return to Wyvern Theatre 28/10BalletBoyz Return to Wyvern Theatre 28/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Due to popular demand, all-male dance company BalletBoyz are embarking on a second leg of their UK tour of Life, for which the award-winning company will be joined by a brand new member, and they will be returning to the Wyvern Theatre on Fri 28 October. The production, which received its world premiere at London's Sadler's Wells in April of this year to widespread critical acclaim, initially toured over April and May. The show features new commissions by Javier de Frutos and Pontus Lidberg. For this leg of the tour, Josh Wild will be making his BalletBoyz debut with Life, having been recently selected to join the all-male company. Wild joins BalletBoyz from Scottish Dance Theatre. The piece is co-produced by Sadler's Wells in association with artsdepot. (more...)

Hip Hop Festival BREAKIN' CONVENTION 2016 Heads to Blumenthal Performing Arts This FallHip Hop Festival BREAKIN' CONVENTION 2016 Heads to Blumenthal Performing Arts This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

An exciting new line-up of international acts is headed to Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts for Breakin' Convention, the international festival of hip hop dance theatre created by London's Sadler's Wells, returning to Blumenthal Performing Arts Sept. 30 - Oct. 1. (more...)

Photo Exclusive: First Look at the London Premiere of L-E-V at Sadler's WellsPhoto Exclusive: First Look at the London Premiere of L-E-V at Sadler's Wells
by Roy Tan - Sep 20, 2016

Sadler's Wells Debut offers a chance to discover the work of choreographers new to the Sadler's Wells stage. This season sees Sharon Eyal and Gai Behar, stars of Israel's thriving dance scene, presenting the London premiere of L-E-V. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look below! (more...)

Program and Casting Changes Announced for TOUR DE FORCE III Dance Spectacular at Segerstrom CenterProgram and Casting Changes Announced for TOUR DE FORCE III Dance Spectacular at Segerstrom Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

Segerstrom Center for the Arts announces program and casting changes to its onenight-only dance gala, Tour de Force III: Edward Watson, scheduled to dance with Natalia Osipova in Alastair Marriott's Zeitgeist is unable to perform due to visa complications. (more...)

BalletBoyz Announce Further Tour Dates For LIFEBalletBoyz Announce Further Tour Dates For LIFE
by Marianka Swain - Aug 10, 2016

Due to popular demand, BalletBoyz have announced a second leg of their UK tour of LIFE, during which the award-winning company will be joined by a brand new member. The production, which received its world premiere at London's Sadler's Wells in April of this year to widespread critical acclaim, initially toured over April and May. (more...)

Joanna Lumley to Host National Youth Ballet Memorial Gala This AutumnJoanna Lumley to Host National Youth Ballet Memorial Gala This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2016

National Youth Ballet is delighted to announce that Joanna Lumley will host a special Memorial Gala performance at Sadler's Wells on Sunday 4 September, celebrating the company's inspirational Founder and Artistic Director Jill Tookey, who passed away in March this year. (more...)

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