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  1. Protein Dance's 'Border Tales' Photo: Chris Nash

    News: Protein supports work of Islington refugee centre

    Wednesday 17 June 2015 by carmel smith

    “I am passionate about the benefits that dance can offer vulnerable people and the transformative effect it can have on people’s lives" says Artistic Director Luca Silvestrini.. Continue Reading

  2. The 7 Fingers - Traces - The Peacock

    Press Review 4Siobhan Murphy, Time Out, Wednesday 17 June 2015Performance 9 June - 12 July 2015

    … a beguiling sense of youthful energy and rebelliousness, and its seven performers show off superlative circus skills.  

  3.  Lola Maury’s Two to Tune. 

Photo: Richard Davenport

    News: Does dance need a 'Creative Producer'?

    Tuesday 16 June 2015 by Clare Evans

    Producer Helen Goodman talks to The Guardian about the often tense dance between artist and producer. Continue Reading

  4. Panic Lab 
Photo: Sam Ballard

    News: Spotlight On... R.I.O.T

    Tuesday 16 June 2015 by Clare Evans

    Avant-garde performance group Panic Lab talks to the Observer about finding spandex-clad success. Continue Reading

  5. Richard Alston Dance Company 'Mazur' Liam Riddick & Jonathan Goddard. Photo: Tony Nandi.

    Review: Richard Alston Dance Company - Alston at Home - The Place

    Graham Watts, Tuesday 16 June 2015 — Performance: 10 - 13 June 2015

    A quartet of engaging world premieres by different choreographers made for a glorious finale to the company's 20th anniversary celebrations that was more about heralding the future than acknowledging the past.  Continue Reading

  6. The 7 Fingers - Traces - The Peacock

    Press Review 3Neil Norman, The Stage, Monday 15 June 2015Performance 9 June - 12 July 2015

    Good circus acts are now so common that it takes something really special to make them stand out from the crowd. The girl and six boys of Les Sept Doigts de la Main are all individually skilled as well as an effective ensemble but their concept is underwhelming. 

  7. Edward Watson at the Olivier Awards, 2013. Photo: Lise Smith

    News: Dance in the Queen's Birthday Honours List

    Monday 15 June 2015 by carmel smith

    The Royal Ballet's Edward Watson receives the MBE, Rambert's Mark Baldwin & Royal Academy of Dance's Lynn Wallis get OBEs... Continue Reading

  8. The 7 Fingers - Traces - The Peacock

    Press Review 3Lyndsey Winship, Evening Standard, Friday 12 June 2015Performance 9 June - 12 July 2015

    It’s when things go wrong that you realise how hard this stuff really is. Circus is an art form constantly on the edge of failure, with performers always pushing themselves to go bigger, faster, higher…  

  9. Jasmin Vardimon Summer School

    News: Summer Schools 2015

    Friday 12 June 2015 by Clare Evans

    Put the extra hours of daylight to good use and get dancing this Summer. We've rounded up some of the best courses on offer, now you just have to decide! Continue Reading

  10. COLF Dancers outside St Paul's Cathedral

    News: City of London Festival 2015

    Friday 12 June 2015 by Clare Evans

    City of London Festival starts in 10 days time, so we've picked some of the dance highlights coming to a corner of the city near you. Continue Reading

  11. Richard Alston Dance Company - Alston At Home - The Place

    Press Review 4Lyndsey Winship, Evening Standard, Friday 12 June 2015Performance 10 - 13 June 2015

    Alston’s interest in hip hop sees the dancers expanding their language in dramatic opposition to the elegant lightness of his own signature style. The choreographer might be in his sixties, but not content with remaking the past, he’s pushing his company into the next phase. 

  12. Richard Alston Dance Company - Alston At Home - The Place

    Press Review 4Judith Mackrell, Guardian, Friday 12 June 2015Performance 10 - 13 June 2015

    It’s good to see Alston giving opportunities to new talent, and, as the evening closes with an exhilarating revival of his own Overdrive, the company has rarely looked on more optimistic form. 

  13. Richard Alston Dance Company - Alston At Home - The Place

    Press Review 4Hanna Weibye, The Arts Desk, Friday 12 June 2015Performance 10 - 13 June 2015

    Parties in someone’s back garden are often more fun than those in big fancy venues… last night was Richard Alston Dance Company’s cheerful family gathering, held in their home theatre The Place, and offering a hearty buffet of short pieces rather than a… 

  14. Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui's 'milonga', Sadler's Wells 2015. Damien Fournier & Jennifer White. Photo: Ambra Vernuccio

    Review: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui - milonga - Sadler's Wells

    Graham Watts, Thursday 11 June 2015 — Performance: 9 - 13 June 2015

    Cherkaoui and his team examine the potential of the hold in every conceivable way, focusing on different aspects of the intimacy, dynamism & even comedic potential of Argentine tango, mixed with a contemporar… Continue Reading

  15. Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch 'Auf dem Gebirge hat man ein Geschrei gehört' Sadler's Wells, April 2015. Photo Bettina Strenske

    News: Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch announce new choreographic partnerships

    Wednesday 10 June 2015 by carmel smith

    Two UK based choreographers have been selected to make new work with Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch. Tim Etchells and Theo Clinkard, along with Paris based partners Cecilia Bengolea and François Chaignaud wi… Continue Reading

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