Category Archive: reportage

Self Portrait; doing what I love

That’s me to the right of the image, backstage with the gorgeous Millie Dollar last night at the House of Wolf. Unfortunately I wasn’t able to get much of her act because I… Continue reading

A Marriage of Dance and Art; Love, Seduction and Courtship in the Renaissance

Months ago, when the Metamorphosis: Titian exhibition still had a while to go, Ms Hedgehog and I decided to go to a guided lecture-tour on dance in Renaissance paintings. It was one of… Continue reading

Dance Sensitivity Communication

For any social dance to work pleasantly there must be consensus as to how to interact. In a milonga, tango dancers will move into the flow which is always anticlockwise. Even when a… Continue reading

Ogygian

Ribbon dancers at the Greenwich Cultural Festival (c) Carole Edrich 2010 The word for this week is Ogygian. Another word I had to look up when I first read it, I think it… Continue reading

Rugose on #wordymonday

Image: Aboriginal Elder ready to sing at the 2011 KALACC Festival It’s Wordy Monday again and because I’ve still not had any suggestions I picked the word Rugose as today’s theme. I thought… 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

London Waiting

All images: Aila Floyd of The Bees Knees and travelling dancer Andrew Stone dancing around London I’ve written this post in response to further media uproar about a presented inequity in terms of… 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

Hoops and Watcher (and win tickets on #WorldAIDSDay)

All images: Performers at Milo Miles’ Productions performance of Tainted Virtue at the Brickhouse Here’s a final selection of the images that didn’t make it to the article on cabaret that I recently… Continue reading

Win London Cabaret Tickets on #WorldAIDSDay

All images: Allie Ho Chee on the hoop in Tainted Virtue at the Brickhouse. A penultimate selection of images from Milo Miles’ production Tainted Virtue which runs until December 1st, because Dance Today… Continue reading