Philip Glass

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Lucinda Childs and Ruth Childs review – still challenging after 50 years
Seminal works from the 1970s are revived by choreographer’s niece and focus on the simple beauty of minimalist movements

Lyndsey Winship

20, Mar, 2022 @11:23 AM

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Lyon Opera Ballet: Dance; Brigel Gjoka, Rauf ‘RubberLegz’ Yasit & Rusan Filiztek: Neighbours – review
A Lucinda Childs gem sparkles anew, while two extraordinary dancers explore what unites people and tears them apart

Sarah Crompton

13, Mar, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Dance Reflections festival: opening night review – rich and revelatory
A terrifically varied programme began by pairing daring new work from Brigel Gjoka and Rauf Yasit with Lucinda Childs’ iconic 1979 Dance

Sanjoy Roy

10, Mar, 2022 @9:07 PM

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Degrees of separation: what connects Seinfeld to Steve Bannon?
From the US sitcom to the far-right rabble rouser, we go down the rabbit hole thanks to the arrival of Jerry’s show on Netflix

Larry Ryan

30, Oct, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Philharmonia/Labèque Sisters review – intensive immersion in Philip Glass
Replacing a live-accompanied screening of Koyaanisqatsi, this programme was intoxicating, thrilling and clearly exhausting to perform

Flora Willson

22, Oct, 2021 @11:36 AM

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Classical home listening: Nino Rota, Philip Glass and Stravinsky
An all-star recording or Rota’s chamber music is a revelation

Fiona Maddocks

17, Jul, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Classical home listening: Pekka Kuusisto, Il Giardino Armonico and more
Kuusisto plays Muhly, Glass and Mozart, while Giovanni Antonini and co pass the time of day with Haydn

Fiona Maddocks

19, Jun, 2021 @11:00 AM

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‘Africa has so much talent – we can’t even grasp it’: Angélique Kidjo on pop, politics and power
She’s played with everyone from Tony Allen to David Byrne. Now the Grammy winner is singing with a new generation of African stars, celebrating their continent while confronting its failings

Emmanuel Akinwotu

04, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Circus Days and Nights review – Philip Glass’s latest sees spectacle triumph over substance
Glass’s new circus-set music-theatre work, based on the writings of poet Robert Lax, is sensationally staged but the music remains earthbound

Andrew Clements

31, May, 2021 @10:53 AM

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Dutch National Ballet: Metamorphosis review – exquisite dancing in the dark
Set to Philip Glass’s music, choreographer David Dawson’s new piece – created mostly over Zoom – is a shimmering delight

Lyndsey Winship

29, Apr, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Los Angeles Philharmonic/ Dudamel; Orphée review – glitz meets gravitas
The combined forces of the LA Phil, Gustavo Dudamel and Yuja Wang delivered glittering virtuosity. And ENO gets it right at last

Fiona Maddocks

23, Nov, 2019 @12:00 PM

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Orphée review – disquieting and beautifully done
The final instalment of English National Opera’s Orpheus series is a troubling piece of theatre that more than holds its own beside the company’s previous Philip Glass stagings

Tim Ashley

17, Nov, 2019 @11:59 AM

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