I really wanted to review Karen Ruimy’s Zik’r, here’s what happened.

A catalogue of missed opportunities and what I can tell you about Karen Ruimy’s Zik’r

Let us keep the dance of rain…

The quote I’ve chosen this week; ‘Let us keep the dance of rain our fathers kept and tread our dreams beneath the jungle sky’ is from Arnaud (Arna) Wendell Bontemps (1902-1973). He and… Continue reading

My goal now is to dance all the dances

Picture of tango dancers’ foot at Regents Park and a quote from Robert Fulghum

Great Dancers..

“Great dancers are great because ….” A beautiful Berne Ballet dance image accompanied by a quote by Martha Graham<a href="”> Read More…

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