“The Winter’s Tale” – A New Masterwork by Christopher Wheeldon and Joby Talbot

  (danceeurope.net) It’s not often that I get to use the word “master” writing about anything  but here it is. A new, full-length ballet choreographed by the great Christopher Wheeldon of “An American in Paris” fame composed to the music of Joby Talbot who has worked with Wheeldon before on another of his full-length ballets,…

DruidShakespeare: Exit Richard, Enter Henry

Rory gives us his take on DruidShakespeare: The History Plays after two wonderful nights in the theater. As part of the Lincoln Center Festival, Ireland’s Druid Theatre Company has trimmed Shakespeare’s Richard II, Henry IV Parts I and II, and Henry V into one continuous narrative to tell the story of these Plantagenets. (lincolncenterfestival.org) Mark…