News: Rambert Dance Company

Friday 16 September 2005

Rambert Dance Company are set to move to purpose built premises in the heart of London’s South Bank in 2008.

The new building has been designed by architects Allies and Morrison and will be built on land donated by Coin Street Community Builders, worth £5m. Arts Council of England, the London Development Agency and Rambert supporters have already given £7m, leaving £9.5m to be raised.

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Mark Baldwin, Artistic Director of Rambert said “As the UK’s flagship touring modern-dance company, we have a responsibility to find new ways for audiences to experience dance,” he said. “If this is the cultural heartland of creative Britain, creative London, it’s a very powerful place for us to be … We’re not just a little conservatoire in Chiswick. We’re in the middle of the city where people can visit us.” Independent, 16 Sep, July 04

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