William Forsythe

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Ida Rubinstein: The Final Act review – a passionate dancer’s drama
The extraordinary life story of the Ballets Russes star is retold with intensity, imagination and balletic flourishes

Lyndsey Winship

28, Sep, 2021 @7:00 PM

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‘I couldn’t even move my eyeballs’: how dancer Tiler Peck stepped back to the barre
The New York City Ballet star talks about her thrilling lockdown collaboration with William Forsythe – and the injury that almost ended her career

Lyndsey Winship

29, Apr, 2021 @7:00 PM

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William Forsythe: The Barre Project review – a half-hour of perfection
With Tiler Peck leading the line with absolute control, William Forsythe’s Zoom-coordinated new work reaps the benefits of creative limitations

Lyndsey Winship

24, Mar, 2021 @7:30 PM

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Just keep moving: the top 10 dance shows of 2020
The year started with sparkling ballet and dazzling premieres, then came lockdown. But the dance world didn’t stand still and kept delivering innovative and urgent creations

Lyndsey Winship

22, Dec, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Natalie Portman's husband denies signing letter backing fired ballet director
Choreographers Benjamin Millepied and William Forsyth deny signing letter demanding director’s return after dismissal for pregnancy discrimination

Tim Jonze

19, Feb, 2020 @9:40 PM

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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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William Forsythe: A Quiet Evening of Dance review – rare and revelatory
This sublime show features breakdancing, birdsong and a duet that is an insight into the secrets of choreography itself

Sanjoy Roy

05, Oct, 2018 @6:32 PM

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Semperoper Ballett: All Forsythe review – a triple blast from the master
The German company perform a trio of suspenseful, deadpan and always sparkling works by William Forsythe

Sanjoy Roy

22, Jun, 2018 @11:43 AM

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William Forsythe: 'Ballet demands strength that few would be willing to muster'
The dance titan has returned to his home country, and classical dance, after years spent reshaping the art form in Europe

Sarah Crompton

11, Apr, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Beauties, beasts and a midlife crisis for Romeo and Juliet: 2018's top dance
Northern Ballet’s Jane Eyre will make your heart leap, Pina Bausch’s Roman dream returns to London and the Royal Ballet salute Macmillan and Bernstein

Judith Mackrell

03, Jan, 2018 @7:00 AM

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The standout dance of summer 2017
Tap thunders into new territory, 25 performers make 10,000 moves, Lady Macbeth is laid bare and a young boy goes on a journey through gender transition

Judith Mackrell

21, Jun, 2017 @5:00 AM

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Bausch, Forsythe, Van Manen review – a company awakening
English National Ballet’s latest triple bill offers a chance for company dancers to shine. Some hesitate, but others seize their moment

Luke Jennings

26, Mar, 2017 @7:00 AM

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