Tag Archive: dance art

8 minutes, Alexander Whitley Dance Company

Review of Alexander Whitley Dance Company’s 8 Minutes and roundup of other reviews

German Kral on ‘Our Last Tango’

Interview with German Kral on ‘Our Last Tango’ (Un Tango Mas)

Six Serious Reasons to See Scratch Dat

Rather than not blog at all, I’ve decided to try to use these posts to give you some context to some of the things I’m doing, filling in gaps where I feel they… Continue reading

Dance image representing fire for #WordyMonday #dance #photography #dancers

Eleanor Marriott suggested the word fire some time ago and last week’s performance of Fire by the Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan at Sadler’s Wells last week seems just right. I’ve also… Continue reading

The Death Of Hippolytus

This image, which I took today, shows Ihsaan de Banya as Hippolytus in the death scene, part of Richard Alston Dance Company‘s new work which will premier tomorrow (November 6th) at the Barbican,… Continue reading

Barking Far From The Norm

I don’t remember going to The Broadway Theatre, Barking before and it felt strange to be travelling outwards, away from London’s centre to get there. It made quite a difference. Not, as you… Continue reading

Photo interpretation of Transient on #WordyMonday

Jorge and Maria have been dancing together for 50 years. He is still dancing after two heart attacks. He told us this after a lovely demonstration exhibiting their fun and fluid understated Villa… Continue reading

Perfidy, A #wordymonday dance photography interpretation

I selected this image, taken at ADAD’s Bloom Festival, because of what inspired the Norwegian Crew to create Pleasant Conversation, one of the pieces they performed. Rather than unwittingly distort these reasons I’m… Continue reading

Biting your tongue?

Have you ever bitten your tongue and smiled instead of responding as you would prefer because you knew that answering wouldn’t help or would make things even worse? Have you come across such… Continue reading

Cedar Lake Triple Bill (a photocall view)

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet was at Sadler’s Wells yesterday and today, and now travels to 4 other venues in the UK courtesy of Dance Consortium. I loved the light; the way the rippling… Continue reading