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The Art of Touch/ Awakenings/ Cardoon Club, Rambert Dance, Wycombe Swan | reviews, news & interviews

The Art of Touch/ Awakenings/ Cardoon Club, Rambert Dance, Wycombe Swan

The Art of Touch/ Awakenings/ Cardoon Club, Rambert Dance, Wycombe Swan

Golden baroque and psychedelic camp on a girls' night out

Henrietta Horn's Cardoon Club: As moreish as a hideously mixed Tequila Sunrise© Eric Richmond/Rambert

The Blitz may be about to descend on dance in theatres, but Rambert have the authentic British grit under fire. They truck on into a bleak autumn with the courage to present to the straitened nation a new commission of music and dance, and a new acquisition from an unknown German choreographer. Perhaps most radically, three female choreographers on one bill (and that’s not something I’ve known in my lifetime, at least not at this level).

There are moments that contain human stories, the art of touch equally applying to the art of loving

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