Tag Archive: poetry

CIRCLES, a review of the choreopoem

A review of the sharing of Sonny Nwachukwu’s sharing of CIRCLES

Why I’ve not been blogging, with apologies to Shakespeare

My first proper blog post of the year explains why I didn’t blog regularly last year and what to expect this year.. in the style of Hamlet’s Soliloquy.

Poetry of the foot, #JohnDryden #dancequote #quote #flamenco

While “Dancing is the poetry of the foot” sounds great, as far as I can tell it is a simplification. John Dryden’s play, The Rival Ladies, Act III reads; “Man Tis well, desire… Continue reading

“Poetry is an echo..” #CarlSandburg #dancequote #dance #image

This week I’ve chosen a quote by Carl Sandburg to go with a photograph of Compagnie Retouramont at Oxford Castle during the 2011 Dancin’ Oxford Festival. The quote; “Poetry is an echo, asking… Continue reading