Say It Loud & Black Sun Review: It’s an extraordinary piece and at times mesmerising.
What a pleasure it was to watch this double bill by Ballet Black. A company of eight dancers, the individuality of each was allowed to shine through, whilst an overarching ensemble approach provided a strong framework and some beautiful moments of dance.
Over 20 years, Ballet Black has become a major force in the dance world. Founder and artistic director Cassa Pancho tells Tim Bano about the racism that persists in the industry, championing new work and talent, and why the company is unlikely to stage The Nutcracker any time soon.