There’s a certain viciousness to thisJanuary 12, 2020 Tim WorstallArt7 CommentsJacqueline Du Pré’s life inspires new Royal Ballet production A dance to an MS sufferer? previousThis is how it worksnextBlithering idiocy 7 thoughts on “There’s a certain viciousness to this” The Meissen Bison January 12, 2020 at 10:05 am On the contrary, it affirms that her music transcends her physical impairment Diogenes January 12, 2020 at 10:23 am It could be a deeply moving interpretation of du Pré’s passionate and tempestuous musicianship contrasted with her rather shy personality and then her tragically early physical decline. It has great potential for a tragic ballet Jimmers January 12, 2020 at 11:12 am So Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder can’t be on TV? Mr Womby January 12, 2020 at 11:32 am So how is the principal dancer supposed to hold the cello in the Demi-plié? Edward Lud January 12, 2020 at 2:48 pm Hm. Not vicious. But a hell of a task for the composer and the choreographer. Gamecock January 12, 2020 at 4:28 pm All dancers portraying people with MS must actually have MS. Actor portrayals are unacceptable.* *As in “only gays can play gays.” “The Royal Ballet figures it can exploit Jacqueline Du Pré’s life to sell a new Royal Ballet production” FIFY [I hope I can click Post Comment slow enough for this to go thru.] Diogenes January 12, 2020 at 10:51 pm The thing is that she had ten years as a wunderkind married to woke genius Daniel Barenboim and then, after MS kicked in, Barenboim, woke genius, abandoned her and is still well woke, insisting on a 2 state solution etc. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.