Tag Archive: dance history

German Kral on ‘Our Last Tango’

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

You are walking, you are an expert

Image of Yorke Dance Company and quote from Twyla Tharp.

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

Dance should always be delivered back to the people..

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

Dancers are instruments..

This week’s inspirational dance quote, from George Balanchine, is; ‘Dancers are instruments, like a piano the choreographer plays’.   After watching Balanchine stage a new version of Ballets Russes Le Chant de Rossingol,… Continue reading

Why are you holding back?

Image from Yorke Dance Theatre’s Wordsworth and quote from George Balanchine with a little about the man.