Tag Archive: dancer

The Red Dress Dance Project

Manuela Benini’s Red Dress Dance Project, part of which is currently on exhibition at Sadler’s Wells, highlights the complexities of tradition and the constant cycle of change, with particular attention to some of the biggest inequities on our planet.

If I don’t [dance] I will crumble

Quote and biographical snippet about Rudolf Nureyev and photograph of Jean Abreau in Blood.

Álvaro #flamenco #ronniescotts #dance

“I like it when he looks like Jesus” said Cherry, with whom I was at España On Fire at Ronnie Scott’s on Sunday. I asked her because she had never seen Álvaro Guarnido… Continue reading

Dance image representing feracious on #wordymonday

Today’s #wordymonday word is feracious, which I found on the wonderful luciferous logolepsy site. Apparently it means productive of good results or fruitful. At the moment I’m swinging  between pleasantly productive and about… Continue reading

Witness! A #WordyMonday dance photography interpretation

I’ve chosen a fairly direct interpretation of the word ‘witness’ as a #WordyMonday challenge. Taken yesterday towards the end of a photography lesson I gave (if you’re interested look here for group lessons… Continue reading

Strut on #WordyMonday

I choose this shot of Louise Ahl strutting offstage with two chairs in response to HoboDad’s WordyMonday suggestion of the word Strut. Interestingly I’ve written about this performance in a previous WordyMonday post… Continue reading

Dispose on #WordyMonday

I looked up the word ‘dispose’ in dictionary.com when Eleanor first proposed the it as a wordymonday challenge and saw the opportunity to shoot something especially for this word during the dance photography… Continue reading

Intense, on #WordyMonday

I’ve suggested this shot, the opening image of ‘Noted’ (Yolande Yorke-Edgell’s new work that was performed at the Lilian Baylis Theatre last year) to represent the word ‘intense’, which was suggested by JokerXL … Continue reading

Dancesation Expo 2012

I’m just back from a final meeting with Yvonne Chan to top and tail an article for next month’s Dance Today. She put together yesterday’s Dancesation Expo – a charity danceathon for DanceAid… Continue reading