Category Archive: Contemporary

Michael Clark: Cosmic Dancer

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Any exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery takes me at least three visits to appreciate fully. With its consistent yet quirky curation, multi-screen medley with each screen integral to the other, and every… Continue reading

The Cellist, a new ballet by Cathy Marston (contains spoilers)

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The Cellist, a new ballet by Cathy Marston, dazzles.

Sadler’s Wells Sampled 2020

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The Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London started the new year with a dance taster festival: Sadler’s Wells Sampled took place on 31st January and 1st February at the theatre.

OneTwoThreeOneTwo (Review)

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A brief synopsis of an interpretation of flamenco by Albert Quesada and Zoltán Vakulya at Lilian Baylis, London.

#metoo turned inside out: a performance of womb-centric healing

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Anecdotal account of my experience watching a rehearsal of Womb Paves Way

Editorial Pastures and Partners New

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Having made the decision to cut down my travel writing – no more press trips just because I can get the stories published, it’s time to concentrate on what I most love –… Continue reading

Lepton: A #WordyMonday challenge

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It is currently thought that leptons and quarks are seen as the basic building matter of the universe. Unlike quarks, which exist only in composite form with other quarks, leptons exist on their… Continue reading

One Billion Rising: VDay flashmobs #1billionrising

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Today was hard. I had to get up at 6am to get everything done, which I only just managed, am fighting some kind of virus (have been for days) and felt really really… Continue reading

Dance shot to illustrate the phrase ‘enclitic particle’ for #wordymonday

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  Some time before Christmas Ms Hedgehog suggested that I use the phrase ‘enclitic particle’ for a #WordyMonday dance photography challenge. I had planned to do so in January but life got in… Continue reading

One Billion Rising – Flashmob in 7 days

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One Billion Rising (OBR) is looking for people of all ages and abilities to take part in a dance flashmob on Valentine’s Day. I’ll be writing about it and the initiative (brainchild of… Continue reading