September 2013

  1. Jasmin Vardimon Company - Justitia - Peacock Theatre

    Press Review Neil Norman, The Stage, Wednesday 18 September 2013Performance 17 - 22 Sep 2013

    Inventively staged with a lighting design that shifts the mood in the flick of a wrist, this is a densely-textured work, with the energetic performers flying through the air in asymmetrical leaps, clambering up a wall studded with chairs, wrestling on a sofa and spring… 

  2. Jasmin Vardimon Company - Justitia - Peacock Theatre

    Press Review 3Zoe Anderson, Independent, Wednesday 18 September 2013Performance 17 - 22 Sep 2013

    Throughout, Vardimon’s dancers are athletic and heartfelt, distinctive in movement and characterisation.  

  3. Tamara Rojo at Dance UK's members evening, Royal Society of Medicine, 16 September 2013. Photo: Rick Senley

    Tamara Rojo's €10,000 donation to Dance UK

    Tuesday 17 September 2013 by Carmel Smith

    She joked she could have spent it on shoes, but the Artistic Director of English National Ballet gave an award she received from Spanish Bank Santander to Dance UK's Healthier Dancers Programme... Continue Reading

  4. Big Ballet on Channel 4

    Monday 16 September 2013 by Carmel Smith

    Wayne Sleep is making a series encouraging girls to continue dancing, whatever their size... Continue Reading

  5. GOlive -at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre

    Press Review 3Luke Jennings, Observer, Monday 16 September 2013Performance

    Renaud Wiser’s The Skin Walkers is a kinetic, reactive duet for dancers Marina Rodriguez Hernandez and Aaron Vickers. It’s an accomplished and rather academic slice of craft, and perhaps of limited appeal outside the contemporary dance bubble. Then again, i… 

  6. Frédérick Gravel. Photo: Francis Ducharme

    Introducing Frédérick Gravel

    Monday 16 September 2013 by Donald Hutera

    Québec based dancer/choreographer Gravel makes his UK debut as part of Dance Umbrella this year with 'Usually Beauty Fails' writes Donald Hutera...  Continue Reading

  7. Darren Ellis Dance - Joanna Wenger in 'Long Walk Home'

    GOlive -at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre

    Laura Dodge, Friday 13 September 2013 — Performance: 9 September 2013

    Curated by dance journalist Donald Hutera for 50 seat pub theatre in North London, GOlive is a relaxed & intimate affair & a chance to see a range of established and emerging artists up close... Continue Reading

  8. Matthew Bourne with John Ross

    New Adventures Choreographer Awards 2014 announced

    Wednesday 11 September 2013 by Carmel Smith

    Not one, but three choreographers will benefit from New Adventures Awards this year - John Ross, Caroline Finn and Sally Marie Continue Reading

  9. Michael Clark in Charles Atlas'  'Hail the New Puritan' - filmed at Chisenhale Dance Space in 1985/6.

    Chisenhale Dance Space celebrates The Big 30

    Tuesday 10 September 2013 by Carmel Smith

    A few years ago it looked like the East London venue might be a victim of funding cuts, but Chisenhale has survived and thrived - and presents a celebratory programme for its 30th birthday... Continue Reading

  10. Strictly Come Dancing - the line up 2013

    Monday 9 September 2013 by Vikki Jane Vile

    On Saturday evening BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing was back to reveal this year’s celebrities and match them with their professional partners for the first time. Vikki Jane Vile was watching… It… Continue Reading

  11. Eric Underwood - 'being black is an asset'

    Monday 9 September 2013

    The Royal Ballet Soloist talks about ballet's lack of non-white dancers in today's Guardian... Continue Reading

  12. The Lion and Unicorn pub theatre

    GOLIVE -at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre

    Monday 2 September 2013 by Carmel Smith

    Dance writer Donald Hutera is teaming up with the the Kentish Town pub theatre with a penchant for dance to programme 21 consecutive nights of dance, starting next Monday (9 September)... Continue Reading


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