A year in dance: 2016 in review

SeeingDance editor David Mead takes a personal glance back at the dance he saw in 2016.

Startlingly beautiful: Under Siege by Yang Liping

Sadler’s Wells, London November 3, 2016 DavidMead At nigh on two hours without an interval, Under Siege (十面埋伏, which literally translates as ‘ambush from ten sides’) by Yang Liping (simp. 杨丽萍/trad. 杨丽萍) is far too long. Indeed, it seems to have grown 20 minutes since the programme (which reckoned 100 minutes) was printed. Is she … Read more