April 2006

  1. Miscellaneous

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Morris Dancinghas been given a reprieve from a new law that would have made it a criminal offence to perform it indoors without a licence.Jack Malvern, Times, 10 July.03I Put a Spell on You:Dancing Women from Sa… Continue Reading

  2. Awards

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Kenneth TharpArtistic Director of the National Youth Dance Trust, has received an OBE in the Queen’s birthday honours list for his services to dance.2003Capture 3Arts Council England have just announced th… Continue Reading

  3. Reports

    Friday 7 April 2006

    dance umbrella 2002achieved the highest ever attendance of any festival in the company’s history, with 37,500 people attending its 59 public performancesread moreRacism in TheatreA report backed by the Art… Continue Reading

  4. Dance UK and ADAD join forces

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Dance UK and ADAD join forcesAt the beginning of June, the Association of Dance of the African Diaspora (ADAD) and Dance UK join forces to more effectively promote the development of African Peoples’ dance… Continue Reading

  5. Capture 2

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Capture 2The Arts Council of England commissioned latest series of dance for screen productions Capture2 recieved its world premiere at the Monaco Dance Forum last week. The UK premiere happens at The Place next… Continue Reading

  6. Twyla Tharp

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Twyla TharpFrom avant-garde to Broadway. Twlya Tharp tells Judith Mackrell that she hasn’t sold out;“she hasn’t abandoned her pure-dance audience – her small-scale touring company appears… Continue Reading

  7. Ian Bramley to lead Dance UK

    Friday 7 April 2006

    From Laban to Dance UKIan Bramley, currently Head of Publications at Laban and Editor of Dance Theatre Journal, will be leaving Laban at the end of June to become Director of Dance UK He has worked at Laban for … Continue Reading

  8. Random Dance Return to the Place

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Random Dance Return to the PlaceWayne McGregor’s Random Dance will be in residence at the Place for four weeks this September. They will be making and premiering their new work ‘Polar Sequences̵… Continue Reading

  9. British Dance Edition 2004

    Friday 7 April 2006

    British Dance Edition 2004British Dance Edition, showcasing the best of British dance in performance, takes place early next year, for the first time in Cambridge. Hosted by Dance East, the 3 day event runs fro… Continue Reading

  10. Dance Umbrella 2003

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Dance Umbrella 20032003 marks the 25th Anniversary of Dance Umbrella, the UK’s leading annual contemporary dance festival. This year it runs from 28 Sept – 8 Nov.Dance Umbrella listings Press articl… Continue Reading

  11. Edinburgh Festival 2003

    Friday 7 April 2006

    The Edinburgh International Festivalruns from 10 – 30 August.If you fancy getting out of town – and seeing some dance, Scotland can offer Cullberg Ballet, Bordeaux Opera Ballet and San Francisco Bal… Continue Reading

  12. Kirov Ballet

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Kirov Ballet – now the Maryinsky Ballet. The 1913 Nijinsky version of The Rite of Spring has painstakingly been researched and pieced back together by two historians and taught to the Kirov ballet. Jenny G… Continue Reading

  13. Ballett Frankfurt

    Friday 7 April 2006

    After a meeting with the officials from the City of Frankfurt, Ballett Frankfurt made the following announcement: “In a conversation with Frankfurts Lord Major Petra Roth, which was held in a constructive … Continue Reading

  14. Jerwood Choreography Awards 2002

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Jerwood Choreography Awards 2002The winners of the 2002 Jerwood Choreography Awards were announced and presented by Adam Cooper on Sunday 20 October at the Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House, Covent Garde… Continue Reading

  15. Bonnie Bird Awards 2003

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Bonnie Bird Choreography Fund The winners for the Bonnie Bird Choreography Fund Awards 2003 were announced on 13 November 2003 at Laban. The awards were presented by Jeanette Siddall, Director of Dance, Arts Co… Continue Reading

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