April 2006

  1. Lindsay Kemp

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Random Dance has just become the first independent contemporary dance company to commit to its dancers by offering full-time permanent PAYE contracts. This gives dancers the security of guaranteed income, holid… Continue Reading

  2. Rambert seek new Artistic Director

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Rambert seek new Artistic DirectorFollowing eight years of outstanding artistic success at the helm of Britain’s flagship contemporary dance ensemble, Christopher Bruce CBE will retire as Rambert Dance Com… Continue Reading

  3. South Bank Centre

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Who will save the South Bank?“Only with an all-powerful supremo can London’s premier arts centre be rescued from complete ruin” Architecture critic Deyan Sudjic writes in Observer, 21 Jan. 02R… Continue Reading

  4. English National Ballet reveals

    Friday 7 April 2006

    English National Ballet reveals … this summer’s dream teamA huge More O’Ferrall billboard poster is to be erected on the corner of Warwick Road and Cromwell Road in West London today (Monday … Continue Reading

  5. Sarah Wildor's

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Sarah Wildor To Leave Royal BalletPrincipal Dancer Sarah Wildor has decided to leave The Royal Ballet and the company are stressing that it is at her own request. Sarah was born in Essex and trained locally be… Continue Reading

  6. Green Candle Dance Company

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Green Candle Dance CompanyOn 17 January, Green Candle Dance Company was officially informed in a ten line letter from the Arts Council of England (ACE) that its application for two year’s core funding ha… Continue Reading

  7. Ross Stretton

    Friday 7 April 2006

    For latest on resignation click hereRoss StrettonThis week Australian Ross Stretton launched his first production as the Royal Ballet’s new director. He tells Ismene Brown from the Daily Telegraph about hi… Continue Reading

  8. Monaco Dance Screen Awards 2002

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Monaco Dance Screen Awards 2002 Wayne McGregor’s choreography for the film ‘chrysalis [‘kriz?lis] n f’ won the category for ‘Screen Choreography Over 15 minutes’ at Monaco Da… Continue Reading

  9. Turner Prize

    Friday 7 April 2006

    The dispute between Turner Prize Nominee Isaac Julien and Javier De Frutos over the copyright of the multiscreen piece The Long Road to Mazatlan, which Julien made with De Frutos as choreographer and performer h… Continue Reading

  10. Paying for the Privilege?

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Paying for the Privilege? On Monday 15 October Dance UK alongside Dance Umbrella hosted a debate entitled Paying for the Privilege?. Chaired by Deborah Bull and with contributions from Evan Davies, BBC Economics… Continue Reading

  11. Bonnie Bird Awards 2002

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Bonnie Bird Choreography Fund Awards 2002The Bonnie Bird Choreography Fund awards took place at the Cable & Wireless Room, Sadler’s Wells on Wed. 6 Nov. The awards were presented by Dr Marion North OB… Continue Reading

  12. HIP 2003

    Friday 7 April 2006

    HIP 2003: Black British dance festival 18th – 30th November 2003 Following two highly successful years, Hip hits the London stage again this November with a dynamic two-week event of black dance, workshop… Continue Reading

  13. Jerwood Choreography Awards

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Jerwood Choreography Awards 2003The winners of the 2003 Jerwood Choreography Awards were announced and presented by William Forsythe on Monday 20 October at Laban, Creekside, London SE8. Three awards in total w… Continue Reading

  14. New Chief Executive for Sadler's Wells.

    Friday 7 April 2006

    Sadler’s Wells Announces New Chief ExecutiveJean-Luc Choplin has been appointed by the Sadler’s Wells Trust and Foundation to succeed Ian Albery in October 2002. Choplin, 52, who lives in Paris at … Continue Reading

  15. Novel inspired by Nureyev

    Friday 7 April 2006

    ReviewsGuardian, 11 Jan 03Independent, 11 Jan 03Telegraph, Jan 03Buy the book online at Amazon Colum McCann’s novel ‘Dancer’is inspired by the life of Rudolf Nureyev.Read an extract in Times, 3 Jan 03 Continue Reading

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