Category Archive: group dance

Dancers of the UWI Dance Ensemble

The UWI (University of the West Indies) Dance Ensemble gave a lively and balletic performance at the Tricycle Theatre in London. What a great time to be in London! I’m almost regretting going… Continue reading

Akademi at Arts in Parliament: Alarippu

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

Belmont Freetown dances at the Trinidad and Tobago Cultural Village

Belmont Freetown performed a passionately energetic piece moves at the launch of the Trinidad and Tobago Cultural Village One of the many aspects of my job that I love is the access I… Continue reading

Join the Ilford Olympic Flashmob!

I chose this photograph of Isaac Fletcher giving a workshop to some of his younger students because of the forthcoming flashmob he’s organising. For more information see my post for Dance Today here… Continue reading

Silhouette: Flamenco at the Peacock

In retrospect it was naive to think that I’d have the opportunity to rest after Big Dance ended. The Cultural Olympiad continues, the Mayor of London’s Summer Like No Other will go on… Continue reading

SurprisesSTREB’s Human Fountain at Trafalgar Square

This is another shot from last week’s @SurprisesSTREB performances. I’ve chosen this performance because it’s one that has been less covered by the popular press, possibly because the rigid contraption from which the… Continue reading

Streb Surprise at Millennium Bridge

I got up at 5am to take this and used a very long lens (thank you Alan). Found a place on the bank of the river that would give me a different angle… Continue reading

Slick, Silky, Sexy

by Milo Miles Productions Easily the best cabaret I’ve seen so far, it’s also a dinner club and takes place in beautifully appointed rooms in the City. Milo Miles Productions’ Elysium is well… Continue reading

Big Dance Day 5

What a relief to not have to post a new image every day! With the full Big Dance upon us the only time I can scrape time to get on the Internet is… Continue reading

Big Dance 2012 Day One

Big Dance 2012 was launched at St Pancras International to much fanfare and with various personalities. By now the launch, and the personalities involved, will have been covered quite enough so I’ll not… Continue reading