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Nrityagram Dance Ensemble is bringing back to the UK its spellbinding show Śriyaḥ

Sriyah – A decade of dance-making, is a selection of the best the Nrityagram Dance Ensemble has devised over a decade, starting from Śrī to Samyoga perfectly blended into Śriyaḥ, choreographed by Surupa Sen and set to an original live score composed

Diversity stars come to famous Nottingham studio to teach and inspire young dancers

Diversity stars inspired young dancers to ‘dream, believe, achieve’ at an iconic Nottingham dance studio on Saturday afternoon. Perri Kiely and Jordan Banjo from the dance troupe led a workshop in street dance to performers aged seven upwards

Rehearsals start for National Dance Company Wales & Marc Rees’ P.A.R.A.D.E.

Rehearsals are at full throttle for P.A.R.A.D.E., the large-scale, multi-platform re-imagining of Les Ballets Russes de Serge Diaghilev's extraordinary Parade, which will be performed in Cardiff Bay and Bangor this October.

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 launch show: not a dry eye in house after tribute to Sir Bruce Forsyth

The centrepiece of the hit hoofing contest's 15th series launch show was a touching tribute to beloved former host Bruce Forsyth, who passed away three weeks ago, aged 89.

Royal Ballet surprise for former prima ballerina, 91

A 91-year-old former prima ballerina from Hull has been presented with tickets to the Royal Ballet's first performance in the city for 30 years. Maureen Leathley started dancing at the age of 10 and went on to tour the country before becoming

An American in Paris Extends Engagement for a Second Time

Christopher Wheeldon’s stunning reinvention of the Oscar® winning Hollywood musical An American in Paris has extended its engagement for a second time, with tickets now on sale until Saturday 28 April 2018. An American in Paris has been

Dance hopefuls in Burton could learn to dance for free as Ultra Ballroom comes to town

Budding dancers in Burton are being urged to get their gladrags on and get ready to boogie and ballroom, all in the name of charity.

Strictly’s Kristina hotfoots it to Coleraine with partner Tristan

“Dancing in small venues with such close interaction with the audience creates something just so precious.” That’s how much Strictly Come Dancing star Kristina Rihanoff

Former Royal Ballet School pupil launches own academy in Deal in Kent

A classically-trained ballet dancer is returning to her first love to share her passion for dance with youngsters. Hannah Harris, 28, from Deal in Kent will launch her own ballet academy at The Astor Theatre, in Stanhope Road, next month.

Schoolgirl's 'once in a lifetime chance' to dance with Strictly star

A Salisbury schoolgirl had the “once in a lifetime chance” to dance with a star of Strictly Come Dancing. Charlotte Hunt, an 11-year-old from Salisbury, travelled to London on August 2 to meet and dance with Karen Hardy, one of the professional dance