Tag Archive: Arts

Help save the arts after brexit

Template letter to send to your MP to help protect the arts after Brexit

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

London Forró

Both images: Forró at Corbett Place, the Old Truman Brewery, London, danced by Gladys Calvacante and Douglas Dance It has been some time since I shot this dance from in London, so I’m… Continue reading

Dancing in Miami

Janet Fuentes and partner at London’s Floridita… because I haven’t processed any of my Miami shots yet I’m in Miami researching dance and graffiti. Obviously one article will focus on salsa.. Sadly the… Continue reading

Black Album #1

All images: Avant Garde Dance’s Black Album On Friday I was lucky enough to be at a full dress rehearsal of Avant Garde Dance’s new production ‘Black Album’. A compilation of familiar old… Continue reading

Ultimate Dance Challenge for Save the Children

Both images: Dancers in a Contemporary Workshop at Save the Children’s ‘Ultimate Dance Challenge’ at Laban yesterday, Sunday 7th October It has been an incredibly busy weekend and on Sunday I went to… Continue reading

Josefina and Francisco Leiva at Rojo y Negro Tango Club

Images: Josefina and Francisco Leiva demonstrating at Rojo y Negro I went to a tango lesson tonight, the first one in years. It was also the first time I went with a male… Continue reading

a swish of can-can skirt

I much prefer this shot of Can-Can dancers in Covent Garden to this one because of the movement of the skirts, the slightly different angle and the more personal feel that it gives.… Continue reading

can can in covent garden

Something of a change today, a fairly conventional shot of Can-Can dancers in Covent Garden. They were performing to celebrate the opening of celebrity chef Raymond Blanc’s new Brasserie Blanc. Nothing to do… Continue reading