7 things to consider before asking me for a free image

  I’ve written this post in response to the many people in the dance industry who have asked me for free images (3 of whom have done so, just in the last 3… Continue reading

Every dance is a kind of fever chart..

I took this photograph years ago at an East London Dance show called 60×60 in which 60 different dancers were given 60 seconds to perform to music that lasted for the same amount… Continue reading

Dance, when you’re broken open..

“Dance when you’re broken open. Dance if you’ve torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you’re perfectly free. I don’t remember when I… Continue reading

Life is like dancing

If you like this quote and enjoy my blog please consider supporting me by buying my recent book ‘The Joy of Dance’. It includes many other inspirational quotes about and by dancers along… Continue reading

Dance is your pulse

If you like this quote and enjoy my blog please consider supporting me by buying my recent book ‘The Joy of Dance’. It includes many other inspirational quotes about and by dancers along… Continue reading

Dance and Humanity, a quote by Rudolf Laban

“It’s in the nature of dance that there is a necessity to the relationship of being alive, to humanity” This quote by Rudolf Laban appears self evident, but I like it because it… Continue reading

“It’s not a test” #Inspirational Dance Quote by WayneMcGregor

“With dance and theatre I think people get very nervous about not knowing the right things. They feel like they’ve missed something, or that they’re not bright enough to watch it. It’s not… Continue reading

Men must walk, at least, before they dance

This photo of Lemington Ridley and Nejc Jus at the tennis courts were part of a shoot they generously did for charity. If you like this quote and the contents of my blog… Continue reading

Do you hear me now?

I have only two speeds – With you, with him, with everyone. It’s resting or full speed ahead. No half way house, no reason. It’s just ‘stop’ or ‘go’ I have only two… Continue reading

Darkness, stillness and dancing

This week’s inspirational dance quote by T.S. Eliot is “So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing”. The image is the final one from the 2015 Sadler’s Wells Flamenco Festival’s Gala Flamenco.

It’s not the technique…

This week’s inspirational dance quote by Martha Graham is; “Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion”. You can read about Martha Graham along with… Continue reading