N. 272 - March / April 2018

The African wave,to Europe and back

We continue to talk about “new dance” in Africa. Are we talking about African
dancers and choreographers who have taken European (mostly French) modern and
contemporary dance as their models, or is theirs an authentically-African dance,
created with genuine forms, styles and content? Seydou Boro, Serge Aimée Coulibaly
& co. Not forgetting South Africa’s – now internationally-famous – Dada Masilo
who is in a category of her own.

6 News – from the dance world

22 On the Cover :
African wave, to Europe and back

28 On stage! – critics :

  • The Royal Ballet, London
  • Paris Opéra Ballet
  • Staatsballett, Berlin
  • Ballet of La Scala, Milan
  • Rome Opera Ballet
  • English National Ballet
  • Introdans, Holland
  • Ballet du Capitole, Toulouse
  • Ballet Nice Mediterranée (Nice Opera)
  • Compagnie Montalvo
  • Stuttgart Ballet
  • Groupe Émile Dubois/Gallotta
  • Cullberg Ballet
  • Béjart Ballet Lausanne

48 BalletTube: Le Parc, or all about love

49 Multimedia : TV, Web, Dvd, Cinema...

54 TV Programmes

56 International calendar

Ballet2000 n. March / April 2018

Dada Masilo, Carmen