Tag Archive: dance

Dancing is Discovery: #Dance image and #quote by Martha Graham #dance

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In a New York Times interview which was published 31st March 1985, Martha Graham said “Dancing is just discovery, discovery, discovery. I’ve chosen it as a quote to go with this shot of… Continue reading

“Without the light..” #dancequote #MargaretAtwood #dance #image #quote

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Today the quote is from Margaret Atwood’s book “The Year of the Flood“. It is ‘Without the light, no chance; without the dark, no dance’. The image is one I took at this… Continue reading

Images: 20 Years, Ballet Flamenco de Andalucia, Flamenco Festival 2015 #review #images #dance

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Flamenco chamber music, flamenco karate, flamenco as a solo or as part of a group, over the years I’ve learned from, enjoyed and been totally immersed in all of Rafaela Carrasco’s performances that… Continue reading

Chitra Visweswaran #Quote #Flamenco #Dance #DanceQuote

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This week’s inspirational dance quote is by Chitra Visweswaran; “Every art is the expression of the ‘here and now’ when you elaborate its natural dynamics. Dance is movement, literature, archaeology, mystery, music, painting,… Continue reading

Sylvie Guillem on technical perfection #dance #quoteoftheday #dancequote

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Today’s quote by Sylvie Guillem; “Technical perfection is insufficient. It is an orphan without the true soul of the dancer” was suggested by Christine Webb. The dancer is the beautiful and talented Seeta… Continue reading

the real underground #jazz #dance #immersive

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It’s a long walk before I find the place (despite the wonders of modern technology I have once again managed to choose the wrong tube) as I hurry through a Kings Road that… Continue reading

My wishes to you in 2015

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I’ve learned a lot in 2014; about myself, about others, about dance, film, photography, diet and health. This photograph of the wonderful Tommy Franzén and Zenaida Yanowsky in a film short (Leda and… Continue reading

Entwined, a #WordyMonday #image

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ctually my work and play are far less entwined at the moment than normal. That’s because there’s no time to play. I’m travelling soon and have the Joy of Dance book to finish… Continue reading

Torobaka

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To say that the translator simplified Israel Galván’s words would itself be an oversimplification, so sadly those who had no understanding of Spanish would have struggled to get the nuances – or even… Continue reading

dance image representing enervated on #wordymonday

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Today’s #WordyMonday word is enervated, meaning ‘without vigour, force or strength’ or ‘languid’. I chose the image because of how I felt as I followed her up. It was right at the beginning… Continue reading