Dancer of the Bolshoi Ballet. Photograph by Gérard Uféras
Fjord Review is a world-class review of ballet and dance. Edited by Penelope Ford, Fjord publishes original dance criticism, interviews, features, essays, photography, and hosts the podcast, Talking Pointes, a bronze medalist for the Best Arts & Culture podcast by the Australian Podcast awards in 2022. Our contributors, based in five continents, are dance scholars, critics, artists, and emerging voices united by a passion and gift for illuminating dance. In 2018, Fjord was nominated for a Canadian National Magazine Award for excellence in digital publishing, and since 2019 we have published a biannual print magazine.
Fjord Review reaches over a hundred thousand readers each year, and delivers a weekly dance digest newsletter to thousands of dance enthusiasts each week. Whether you are a self-confessed balletomane or new to dance, we hope you find a companion in Fjord Review.
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