Category Archive: dance education

Making History Making Choreography #HackneyLive

The night before last I went to the first of what will hopefully – eventually – become the first of a series of online dance events in which people all over Hackney were… Continue reading

City Academy Belly Dance Taster: Saturday at Sadler’s Wells

Today was absolutely packed. I started by loosing 40 minutes looking for a spare camera battery before remembering it was already packed with the rest of my camera gear, went on to wrap… Continue reading

Unwritten with @OneYouthDance @ChisenhaleDance

What a wonderful last formal assignment before Christmas! A performance of Unwritten, produced and arranged by Joanna of One Youth Dance. The idea of Unwritten was to create new work that the company’s… Continue reading

Telling the right story at Christmas (with the help of photoshop)

Good story telling is hard, and the way you need to think about conveying it change radically according to how it will be told. For stand-alone images, it’s even more difficult as the… Continue reading

City Academy Showcase

City Academy Showcase (c) Carole Edrich 2012 I’m very pressed for time at the moment. I have a small operation next week and am working hard to get everything done before then. This… Continue reading

3 dance images representing Locus on #wordymonday

All images: Young dancers from Akademi celebrating the official launch of Big Dance 2012 at St Pancras Station I selected this first photograph of young Akademi dancers below a clock and the Olympic… Continue reading

Spin! and Gompertz’s gospel

Both Images: Images: Two photographic themes of ‘spin’ featuring performances at 60×60 held at Stratford Circus in 2010 UK dance enthusiasts would have to have had their heads in a sack to have… Continue reading

Ineluctable

Both images: Tomorrow’s Men at Canary Wharf Time for a change. Every Monday I’m going to pick images that I think reflect an interesting sounding word, some of which I hope that you… Continue reading

Preparing for their final show

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

Business Skills for Performers at Rose Bruford

Students at the Rose Bruford College in a workshop on Business Skills for Performers Last Tuesday I went to the Rose Bruford College to watch Tanja Raste facilitate a workshop on business skills… Continue reading