Category Archive: reportage

Dancesation Expo Revisited

Young dancers at Dancesation Expo 2012 The article I wrote about Dancesation Expo, which was published in this month’s Dance Today, has been so well received that I thought I’d post some more… Continue reading

Toeing the Line with Compagnie Retouramont

Both images: Compagnie Retouramont at Dancing Oxford 2012 I’m dog tired and have lots more work to do so have decided to cheat a little tonight. As it’s only 2 days before I… Continue reading

Dancing with Matt Goss

Above and below: Matt Goss at the Savoy Hotel London on Sunday 4th November. A surprise performance at the British Guild of Travel Writers’ Annual Dinner, sponsored by Las Vegas. The British Guild… Continue reading

Dancing together at Gawai in Sarawak #6

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

Playing with fire (close up and very low light)

Both images: Allie Ho Chee dancing with fire at Milo Miles’ Tainted Virtue in London I’m so tired I ache all over and I have several important deadlines which must be met in… Continue reading

Gawai in Malaysia #5

Both images: Traditional courtship dance in Borneo This dance fascinated me. Not for the extended choreography (which I suspect has been adapted by the choreographer to make a show closer to what he… Continue reading

Blow pipe tribesman in Sarawak, Malaysia

Both images: Blowpipe dancer in Sarawak I’m working on some really low light photography at the moment. It’s for part of the series of dance travel pieces due for Dance Today. As we… Continue reading

More Dance from Egypt

All images: Dancers in the South Sinaii As well as the Sema (dance performed by whirling dervishes) we were treated to belly dance which a few braver audience members tried too, and a… Continue reading

Whirling Dervish in the Egyptian Desert

All images: Dance performers in the Egyptian desert about an hour inland from Sharm El Sheikh Taken over a year ago, it was dark, I was tired and incredibly thirsty and we had… Continue reading

Wanted; Miles More Cabaret Shows

Dancer from Milo Miles‘ Elysium I’m working on a feature about cabaret for Dance Today. The editor wants it to be mostly images so I’m processing the photos I’ve already taken while thinking… Continue reading