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Royal Ballet review - sublime surprises from Cunningham, Tanowitz and Ashton

9 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

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Pam Tanowitz's gloriously rich Everyone Keeps Me is performed alongside bracing and serene revivals from Merce Cunningham and Frederick Ashton
It's a tough call to share a bill with Merce Cunningham and Frederick Ashton , two towering transatlantic granddaddies of 20th-century dance-making. But New York-based choreographer Pam Tanowitz rises to the occasion with a beguiling new work to round off the Royal Ballet's Cunningham centenary celebration. Cunningham famously used chance - dice rolling, coin flipping - as a choreographic technique. Fittingly, a sense of...
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