Category Archive: Children and dance

Dancing together at Gawai in Sarawak #6

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Both images: Dancers and visitors celebrate Gawai by dancing together. Sarawak, Malaysia In Sarawak everyone I met was friendly, making conversation was easy and all my questions were answered enthusiastically which meant I… Continue reading

Dancing for 1Malaysia

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Both images: Children dancing for the Malaysian Minister of Tourism at London’s South Bank More from the end of Malaysia Week

Preparing for their final show

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Both images: Malaysian children relaxing before their final South Bank performance, marking the end of Malaysia Week 2012 Yesterday I went to see the national dancers celebrating the end of Malaysia Week 2012.… Continue reading

Urban Intelligence

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Main Stage, Sadler’s Wells Breakin’ Convention 2011 After watching ‘One Man Walking‘, part of Channel 4’s 2011 Street Summer series which explored the challenges of living in London. I thought it would be… Continue reading

Antidote for Autumn – hooping the hoop in the sun

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Learning a hoop dance routine with the Big Dance Bus in Islington I thought it would be nice to post something to counter the weather London has seen over the last two days… Continue reading

RAD Student Auditions and Escuela de Baile Kids Dancing

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This is one of a series of images taken at the rehearsals of this year’s Escuela de Baile School Spectacular at the Peacock Theatre in London. I’ve posted this as a break from… Continue reading

Mark Short teaching ‘Thriller’ at Dancesation Expo.. and the audience’s reaction

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A few of my shots of Mark Short’s Thriller workshop (Mark is City Academy’s Head of Dance among other things). More images to come, meanwhile the organiser Yvonne is still hoping to raise… Continue reading

Escuela de Baile kids at rehearsal

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I’ve processed another batch of images from the Escuela de Baile School Spectacular (featured before here and here) so decided to post this shot to mark it – 5 more batches to go!… Continue reading

Akademi at Arts in Parliament: Alarippu

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Alarippu is a ritualistic dance symbolising the blossoming of the body through gentle movements of the eyes, neck and limbs. The movements are typical of the Bharatanatyam style engaging in tempo variations climaxing… Continue reading

London Went Latin

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Yesterday I interviewed Leigh, who was responsible for the whole huge London Goes Latin event which was held on the last day of Big Dance. Part of this was a huge attempt to… Continue reading