Dance Europe’s Critic’s Choice – honours to the Norwegian National Ballet
Dance Europe’s Critic’s Choice is out.
Inspirating honours to the Norwegian National Ballet
London critic Gerard Davies has Camilla Spidsøe Cohen as Dancer of the year for Fru Alving in Ghosts.
Melissa Hough for outstanding performance of a female dancer for Carmen.
Outstanding male dancer Andreas Heise for Osvald/Ghosts.
Best premiere Liam Scarlett Carmen.
Marit Moum Aune/Cina Espejord for Ghosts.
Ingrid Lorentzen as director of the year!
LONDON/GREAT BRITAIN: Dance Europe is a monthly magazine published in London covering performances across Europe and beyond.
In October issue they publish their annual Critics’ Choice in which 15 seasoned critics cite the best (and a little of the worst) of last season. The vagaries of their nominations indicate the breadth of opinions.
Among this years October issue the London critic Gerard Davies has choosen 7 persons in conncetion to the Norwegian National Ballet as his nominees, as mentioned above.
In the October edition also sees interviews with three ballerinas of note – Marina Minoiu from Johan Kobborg’s company in Bucharest, Alena Shkatula from Thomas Edur’s Estonian National Ballet and the Mariinsky’s prima ballerina Ulyana Lopatkina.