Marianela Nuñez

Houses of the Holy

In an interesting piece for The new Criterion novelist Laura James recently debated the watering-down of meaning and depth in modern ballet, arguing that:…

On Melancholy Hill

The Royal Ballet’s 2009/2010 season is coming to a close. In the first of two final mixed bills  audiences had the opportunity to see…

La Fille Mal Gardée Roundup

Yesterday The Independent published an interesting feature on the Royal Ballet’s Liam Scarlett, a young choreographer who wants to challenge the perception of ballet…

How to Handle a Rope

While full length pieces such as Mayerling, Manon, Anastasia and Romeo and Juliet invite reflection on MacMillan’s recurring theme of the Outsider, a mixed…