The dance is a poem..

‘The dance is a poem of which each movement is a word’ is attributed to Mata Hari (1876-1917). Margaretha Geertruida “Margreet” MacLeod was a Dutch Frisian exotic dancer who was convicted of being… Continue reading

Dancers, illusion and magicians

Quote and snippet of history from George Balanchine and a picture from Kidd Pivot’s The Tempest Replica choreographed by Crystal Pite.

Dance should always be delivered back to the people..

A quote and little about Alvin Ailey and a dance image of ZooNation.

To live is to dance, to dance is to live..

“To live is to dance, to dance is to live,” a Charlie Brown/Charles M Shultz quote accompanied by a beautiful dance image<a href="”> Read More…

How Bob Hope learned to dance..

Image of Yorke Dance’s Wordsworth and comedic dance quote by Bob Hope.

Hand In Hand on the edge of the sand..

“Hand in hand on the edge of the sand..” Dance quote from Edward Lear and image of Richard Alston Company dancing the Britten Sinfonia

No dance has turned out the way I thought..

Image of Yorke Dance’s Wordsworth and a quote from the choreographer Mark Morris.

Music Made Visible

Image of fan dancers at the Wam Bam Club and a quote by George Balanchine.

Win tickets to the Mariinsky Ballet at the Millennium Centre, Wales

Win tickets to see the Mariinsky Ballet in Wales

Since the fairies left off dancing..

“Since the fairies left off dancing….” A beautiful dance image accompanied by a quote by John Shelden <a href=""> Read More…