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  1. Vogue photoshoot behind the scenes, Sadler's Wells
Photo: Mike Trow

    News: Sergei Polunin and Natalia Osipova

    Wednesday 23 March 2016 by Denise Drake

    Sergei Polunin and Natalia Osipova are stars of the ballet world and a couple in real life. Sarah Crompton discovers the chemistry that binds them at work and play. Polunin arrived at the Royal Ballet School at … Continue Reading

  2. Grayson Perry's front cloth for English National Ballet - 'She Said' at Sadler's Wells. Photo: Laurent Liotardo

    News: Grayson Perry commissioned by English National Ballet

    Tuesday 22 March 2016 by carmel smith

    In his first work for theatre, the Turner Prize winning artist will design a front cloth for the Company's upcoming 'She Said' programme, which opens at Sadler's Wells next month... Continue Reading

  3. Sissy's Progress
Photo: Loredana Denicola

    News: A Sissy's Progress: the dangerous power of an effeminate man

    Monday 21 March 2016 by Denise Drake

    After being attacked on the street outside his home, Brazilian performance artist Nando Messias created a one-man carnival to take a stand for men like him Continue Reading

  4. The Winters Tale. Sarah Lamb, Steven McRae
Photo: ROH, Johan Persson

    News: Dancing The Winter's Tale

    Thursday 17 March 2016 by Denise Drake

    Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon talks about adapting Shakespeare’s problem play as a ballet – including how to interpret theatre’s most famous stage direction ‘Exit, pursued by a bear’. R… Continue Reading

  5. Rambert's Marie Rambert Studio. Photo: Hugo-Glendinning

    News: Rambert launches new Choreography Fellowship

    Wednesday 16 March 2016 by carmel smith

    A new three-year fellowship starting this September is aimed at professional dancers who are interested in making a transition to become full-time working choreographers. Open for applications now.. Continue Reading

  6. Marie-Claude Pietragalla
Photo: Philippe Huguen/Getty

    News: The French dancers for whom age is no barrier

    Monday 14 March 2016 by Denise Drake

    Passing the age of 40 once meant it was time to quit, but many performers now continue to dance well into later life Continue Reading

  7. British Dance Edition 2016

    News: British Dance Edition - in Wales this week

    Saturday 12 March 2016 by carmel smith

    If you can't be there, check out the live streaming from the UK dance industry's show case, from Tuesday to Thursday this week Continue Reading

  8. Sylvie Guillem - winner of the De Valois Award for Outstanding Achievement, with Graham Watts, Chair of the National Dance Awards. Photo: Elliott Franks

    News: Sylvie Guillem presented with De Valois Award

    Wednesday 9 March 2016 by carmel smith

    Graham Watts, Chair of the Dance Section of the Critics' Circle and the National Dance Awards, presented the Award for Outstanding Achievement to Sylvie Guillem when she visited London recently... Continue Reading

  9. Linda Jasper. Photo: Brian Slater.

    News: Linda Jasper steps down from Youth Dance England

    Tuesday 8 March 2016 by carmel smith

    The Director of YDE for 12 years will leave as it merges with the Association of Dance of the African Diaspora, Dance UK & the National Dance Teachers Association to become One Dance UK at the end of March... Continue Reading

  10. Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker and Brian Eno 
Photo: Anne Van Aerschot

    News: As you dance it: Brian Eno and Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker do Shakespeare

    Monday 7 March 2016 by Denise Drake

    In Golden Hours, based upon Shakespeare’s As You Like It, tracks from Brian Eno’s Another Green World and choreography by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, the playwright’s lines are danced rather than … Continue Reading

  11. Steven McRae
Photo: Andrej Uspenski

    News: Steven McRae 'With ballet I’m like a superhero . . . '

    Wednesday 2 March 2016 by Denise Drake

    Currently appearing in the Royal Ballet’s production of Giselle, principle dancer Steven McRae is also cast as a manga character in Ballet Hero Fantasy in a Japanese ballet magazine, introducing readers to… Continue Reading

  12. Royal Ballet - 'Woolf Works' Federico Bonelli & Alessandra Ferri. Photo:Tristram Kenton, ®ROH.

    News: Olivier Awards 2016 - nominations announced

    Monday 29 February 2016 by carmel smith

    Find out who has been nominated in the dance related categories in this 40th year of the awards presented by the Society of London Theatre... Continue Reading

  13. Camden Schools Dance Festiva 2016 at The Place, Parliament Hill School
Photo: Joanna Zlotorzycka

    News: Camden Schools Dance Festival at The Place

    Monday 22 February 2016 by Denise Drake

    Eighteen local schools and one youth group demonstrated their dance moves at the seventh annual Camden Schools Dance Festival. Continue Reading

  14. Bartabas, Golgota

    News: Bartabas on staging Golgota

    Monday 22 February 2016 by Denise Drake

    Bartabas appears on horseback alongside Spanish flamenco dancer Andrés Marín, recreating the rituals of Seville’s Holy Week Continue Reading

  15. EDge group shot
Photo: CamillaGreenwell

    News: EDge Company Dance on tour

    Monday 22 February 2016 by Denise Drake

    EDge, London Contemporary Dance School’s vibrant postgraduate dance company to tour four specially commissioned new works across 15 venues and six countries. Continue Reading

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