Shobana Jeyasingh

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Dancing Nation review – Sadler's Wells extravaganza stretches across three hours
Akram Khan and Natalia Osipova’s poetic duet and Shobana Jeyasingh’s Contagion are highlights in a festival from BBC Arts

Lyndsey Winship

29, Jan, 2021 @1:26 PM

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Precipice review – an epic country stroll towards hope and renewal
Sinéad O’Neill’s promenade work weaved deftly around verdant grounds to encounter operatic scenes, circus acrobatics and a past pandemic reckoned with through poignant dance

Tim Ashley

24, Aug, 2020 @10:21 AM

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Theatres that made us: from the Watermill to the Bush
Continuing our series on great venues, choreographer Shobana Jeyasingh and actor Paterson Joseph are among those celebrating their essential role

Compiled by Chris Wiegand

10, Jul, 2020 @8:05 PM

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Staging Schiele review – art, obsession and orgasmic yelps
The expressionist aesthetics of Egon Schiele’s nudes should make for riveting dance, but Shobana Jeyasingh’s production is a bit too beige

Anna Winter

20, Oct, 2019 @6:30 PM

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Shobana Jeyasingh: ‘Instead of a camera frame I have the stage’
The choreographer on her new work inspired by Egon Schiele, the changing world of dance, and the allure of film-making

Interview by Ka Bradley

05, Oct, 2019 @1:00 PM

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The best dance of the 21st century
Ferocious flamenco, bittersweet ballet and a harrowing masterpiece are among the greatest dance creations of our age

18, Sep, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Top 10 dance shows of 2018
Romeo and Juliet muddled into middle age, Akram Khan suffered shell-shock, Rambert2 lost control – and William Forsythe gave ballet a stratospheric street shakeup

Judith Mackrell and Lyndsey Winship

17, Dec, 2018 @6:00 PM

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Shobana Jeyasingh: Contagion review – the body's feverish battleground
A dance work about the world flu pandemic that killed millions at the end of the first world war suggests a humanity invaded

Sanjoy Roy

22, Oct, 2018 @2:30 PM

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Persuasion and Elixir festival: this week’s best UK theatre and dance
Jane Austen’s novel is transported to a foam party in Lyme Regis, while the season that celebrates older dancers returns with an ambitious programme

Lyn Gardner and Judith Mackrell

16, Jun, 2017 @9:30 AM

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Mayerling; Material Men Redux – review
MacMillan’s unsparing story of mayhem and murder at the Austro-Hungarian court is taken to another level by Natalia Osipova

Luke Jennings

07, May, 2017 @7:00 AM

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Lift-off: the must-see dance shows of 2017
Carlos Acosta’s Cuban company comes to the UK, Javier de Frutos assembles a dream cast for Philip Glass’s dance opera and Shobana Jeyasingh explores the Indian diaspora

Judith Mackrell

07, Jan, 2017 @10:00 AM

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Pas de deux with Veronese at the Venice Dance Biennale
The city’s dance festival makes the most of its spectacular spaces – not least with Shobana Jeyasingh’s Outlander, which responds to the Renaissance masterpiece The Wedding at Cana

Judith Mackrell

24, Jun, 2016 @1:15 PM

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