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Danse et art

Strictly Speaking: Week 4 – Dancing Times

Posted on October 18, 2021 Ah, the theme week hangover. Saturday’s Strictly Come Dancing was very much the bleary, old contact lenses stuck to eyelids, two Alka-Seltzers dissolved in ginger ale, nibbling at cold leftover pizza while moaning softly morning-after to Movie Week’s night of ecstatic clubbing. No one was dishing out points for mistakes. […]

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Danse et art

Strictly Speaking: Week 3 – Dancing Times

Posted on October 11, 2021 Ah, Strictly theme weeks: synonymous with high drama, rampant scoring inflation, and a heady mix of glamour and the dredges of a three-year-old’s dressing-up box. This Movie Week was no exception: we got 10s; we got tears; and we got costumes that are so psychologically scarring that they will actually […]

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Danse et art

Strictly Speaking: Week 2 – Dancing Times

Posted on October 4, 2021 Welcome to the Thunderdome! Week 1 was all pats on the back for even finding your way into the studio; now, the real Strictly judging begins. Well, sort of. Once again, we found our panel in a mercurial mood, dishing out everything from 3s to 9s with the whimsy of […]

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Danse et art

Strictly Speaking: Week 1 – Dancing Times

Posted on September 27, 2021 We’re off! This opener had everything we love about Strictly: dance, drama and dance-drama; a bewildering costume lottery; Tess patronising people to within an inch of their lives; scoring that began sane and then descended into utter chaos; and, most important, contestants we’d never heard of before this claiming a […]

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Danse et art

Strictly Speaking 2020: le spectacle de lancement

Publié le 19 octobre 2020 Marianka Swain présente la promotion 2020. Toutes les photographies de Guy Levy, gracieuseté de la BBC Je dois commencer sur une note sérieuse: quel petit miracle c'est de retrouver cette tranche de normalité pailletée sur nos écrans. Merci, merci à tous les membres de l'équipe Strictement dont le travail inlassable […]