Tag Archive: contemporary dance

Hand In Hand on the edge of the sand..

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

Keeping the independence of solitude…

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This is an old quote I created as a trial for the dance quote series and isn’t a shot I would nowadays have chosen to shared. That makes it suitable to mark the… Continue reading

It’s not the technique…

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This week’s inspirational dance quote by Martha Graham is; “Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion”. You can read about Martha Graham along with… Continue reading

Deep thought – Stojanovic #Quote #Image

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“The deeper thought is, the taller it becomes” is I think a lovely quote that applies to all of life including dance. It is modelled here by One Youth Dance dancers. Dejan Stojanović… Continue reading

Deja Vu represented as a #dance #image on #wordymonday

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I produced this image in response to the news about a 23 year old British student who has been forced to drop out of university because of chronic déjà vu. This does not… Continue reading

Teach the skeleton to dance – G.B. Shaw #Quote #Image #charity #gift

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Here’s a boxing day quote with inspirational image modelled by One Youth Dance; “If you can’t get rid of the skeleton in your closet, you’d  best teach it to dance” was said by… Continue reading

What is failure – proverb #image #dance #charity #appeal #gift

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It’s nearly Christmas so a proverb like this one from China is more important than ever; “Failure is not falling down but refusing to get up”. Please help me help the dancers and… Continue reading

Rules and fun – Katharine Hepburn #Quote #Image #charity #book #gift

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What could be more appropriate for this time of year than the following quote by Katharine Hepburn; “If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun” and who could be more… Continue reading

Read every day #Christopher Morley #Quote #Image #Dance #gift #charity

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This week the inspirational quote I’ve chosen is by Christopher Morley; “Read every day, something no one else is reading. Do, every day, something no one else would be silly enough to do.… Continue reading

Strive, Success, Value – Einstein #image #quote #charity #appeal

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This week the inspirational quote is by Albert Einstein; “Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value”. Joanna Shaw set up One Youth Dance (the models in all of… Continue reading