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Akram Khan Company Announce the World Premiere

Akram Khan Company have today announced a brand-new production from the multi award-winning choreographer and dancer Akram Khan. Outwitting the Devil will premiere in Stuttgart in July 2019.

Physical Theatre Company Gecko announces Arlene Phillips and Dominic West as its first patrons

The UK’s leading physical theatre company Gecko announces Arlene Phillips and Dominic West as its first patrons, both set to bring the company’s ground-breaking work to new audiences.

A music-and-dance collaboration exploring Beethoven's Grosse Fugue and works by Bach and Lutosławski

Following the international success of Goldberg Variations - ternary patterns for insomnia, Scottish Ensemble and Andersson Dance present the world premiere of their second music-and-dance collaboration in Glasgow, Dundee and Inverness this November.

Dance Umbrella In Partnership With ResCen, Middlesex University To Provide Unique Insight

Launching in the 40th year of the festival, ResCen: Dance Umbrella at 40 will be documenting the creative process of artists it has commissioned, as they develop and create new work. The programme kicks off by capturing many of this year’s events

Leading female choreographer, movement director, and producer Janis Claxton dies peacefully

It is with great sadness that we share the news of Janis Claxton’s death early this morning. Janis was a tour-de-force: a hugely talented choreographer and a front-line fighter for gender equality in dance. She died early this morning at Marie Curie

Dance Professionals can create their own online Dancer Profile

ABOUT Dance is currently developing a new online Dancer Profile portal targeted towards assisting long-term career minded dance professionals such as Dancers, Dance Teachers and Choreographers.

Janis Claxton Dance presents POP-UP DUETS (fragments of love)

Pop-Up Duets (fragments of love) is a series of 5-minute, contemporary dance duets designed for a wide range of public spaces such as museums, galleries, cafes, libraries etc.

BalletBoyz® presents Young Men

Internationally acclaimed all-male dance company BalletBoyz will bring to life their Rose d’Or award-winning film and sell-out stage production of Young Men in a new hybrid adaptation of live dance and film at Wilton’s Music Hall from Tuesday 13 to S

Gecko’s Missing returns to Battersea Arts Centre

In September 2018 award-winning physical theatre company Gecko marks the opening of Battersea Arts Centre’s theatre programme in the newly refurbished Grand Hall with Missing, the original run of which was interrupted by a disastrous fire

Mark Baldwin OBE, becomes Patron of bbodance

Former Artistic Director of Rambert, the UK’s leading contemporary dance company, Mark Baldwin OBE, has today become Patron of bbodance, the new name for the British Ballet Organization.