1. English National Ballet's 'Swan Lake' - Alina Cojocaru & Alejandro Virelles. Photo: ASH

    Feature: Win tickets to see English National Ballet's Swan Lake

    Tuesday 2 December 2014 by carmel smith

    The perfect January treat - we have three pairs of tickets to see Alina Cojocaru & Ivan Vasiliev in the lead roles of ENB's classic production at the London Coliseum! Continue Reading

  2. Feature: Get moving - with Music to Move to

    Wednesday 26 November 2014 by Alice Frances

    Harnessing the power of music, movement and the internet, Fuel Theatre’s imaginative Music to Move to aims to inspire every and anyone to perform from the comfort of their own homes – or where ever t… Continue Reading

  3. Judy Murray & Anton Du Beke Photographer: Guy Levy, courtesy BBC.

    News: Half time on Strictly

    Tuesday 18 November 2014 by Vikki Jane Vile

    If you haven’t been watching this season, Vikki Jane Vile is here to tell you what you’ve missed so far & who she's tipping to waltz off with the glitterball... Continue Reading

  4. TripSpace, Arch 339-340, Acton Mews, London E8 4EA

    News: Tripspace - a new performance space for E8

    Thursday 13 November 2014

    A new performance space in two converted railway arches has opened in the fast rising East London area of Haggerston. Tripspace Projects are holding classes and performances in dance and physical theatre with a… Continue Reading

  5. Phoenix Dance Theatre 'Shadows'. Photo: Richard Moran

    Feature: Making Shadows

    Tuesday 11 November 2014

    "Movement is a wonderful medium for expressing deep emotions" - choreographer Christopher Bruce has created a new work for Phoenix Dance Theatre which premieres at the Linbury Studio Theatre later this month.  Continue Reading

  6. Zenaida Yanowsky & Tommy Franzen in Kim Brandstrup's 'Leda and the Swan'

    Feature: Kim Brandstrup's 'Leda and the Swan' online now

    Monday 27 October 2014 by carmel smith

    “The camerawork is close, the combination of Yanowsky’s long form and Franzen’s compact dynamism is explosive.” Our reviewer on the film commissioned by the Royal Ballet for Deloitte Ignite 2014 Continue Reading

  7. Photo (Hannes Langolf) by Hugo Glendinning

    Feature: Win tickets to see DV8's JOHN at the National Theatre

    Wednesday 15 October 2014 by carmel smith

    DV8's latest National Theatre co-production opens at the end of this month. The winner of our competition to win a pair of tickets to see one of the first London performances is Ben McEwen... Continue Reading

  8. Ivan Blackstock in rehearsals. Photo: Foteini Christofilopoulou

    Feature: Ivan Blackstock's A Harlem Dream - cabaret style hip hop

    Monday 13 October 2014 by Siobhan Murphy

    “I like putting people into another dimension. I’m always very inspired by a lot of surreal artists; Dali is my guy.” The man behind Dance Umbrella's first hip hop commission talks to Siobh… Continue Reading

  9. BRB 'Miracle in the Gorbals' - Delia Mathews as the Suicide and Iain Mackay as the Minister with artists of the company. Photo: Roy Smiljanic

    Feature: Miracle in the Gorbals: a landmark in British Ballet rediscovered.

    Monday 13 October 2014 by Graham Watts

    Gillian Lynne was in the original 1944 production of Robert Helpmann's ballet, which she has recreated for Birmingham Royal Ballet. Graham Watts looks back at divided critical opinion of the time...  Continue Reading

  10. Strictly Come Dancing

    News: Strictly with Vikki

    Wednesday 1 October 2014 by Vikki Jane Vile

    "Without Bruce, the show felt liberated and now operates as the slick and fast moving unit it was meant to," says our woman in the sequins, Vikki Jane Vile Continue Reading

  11. Boy Blue's Kenrick Sandy & Michael Asante. Photo: Hugo Glendinning.

    Feature: Kenrick Sandy & Michael Asante on the return of 'The Five...'

    Wednesday 24 September 2014

    'The Five and the Prophecy of Prana', Boy Blue’s epic production combining hip hop, martial arts and manga inspired video animation is back at the Barbican. Lyndsey Winship talks to its creators... Continue Reading

  12. Diene 'waaw waaw' Sagna, one of the performers at the opening of Africa Utopia, Southbank Centre, 11 September 2014. event. Photo: Carole Edrich

    Feature: Snapshot: Southbank Centre's Africa Utopia

    Monday 22 September 2014 by Carole Edrich

    Performer, writer and lecturer Funmi Adewole opened Southbank Centre’s recent Africa Utopia Festival (11 – 14 September) with A Brief Look at Dance in Africa. This whistle stop overview explored dan… Continue Reading

  13. Cullberg Ballet 'The Plateau Effect' Photo: Urban Jörén.

    Feature: Nordic dance in the spotlight

    Tuesday 16 September 2014 by carmel smith

    Northern Light - the first ever programme of dance from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Sweden and Norway opens in London this week. It's going to be cool... Continue Reading

  14. The Bridge, part of Southbank Centre's Summer of Love, produced by Scanner's Inc, Sunday 27 July. Photo: Carole Edrich

    Feature: Looking back on a hip hop London summer

    Monday 8 September 2014 by Carole Edrich

    Hundreds of people of all ages took part in & thousands watched two Scanner's Inc. hip hop dance events in London this summer. Carole Edrich report in photos & words... Continue Reading

  15. Dance Umbrella - Moving London Hundreds - Top Shot  by Barnaby Stone.

    Feature: Get snapping!

    Friday 22 August 2014 by Lucie Sheppard

    With smart phones always to hand, recording fleeting moments has become ever easier. Dance Umbrella & Siobhan Davies Dance invite you to spot choreography in the everyday.. Continue Reading


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