Look out for flashmobs in London this Valentine’s Day to mark One Billion Rising (OBR). The initiative is the brainchild of Eve Ensler, Tony award-winning author of the Vagina Monologues, who has invited supporters from all over the world to dance in solidarity against violence towards women.
Darren Boyd’s Little Cracker, one of the 12 episodes of the series, which began on December 10, is a 12-minute, silent comedy film set in the world of 1980s ballroom dancing.
Latin dance superstars Darren Bennett and Lilia Kopylova, the most successful professionals from Strictly Come Dancing, will be at G Live, Guildford, for a Day of Dance on Sunday, January 20, 2013 not January 2 as stated in the December issue of Dance Today.
The film Ballroom Dancer is an intimate, award-winning portrait of elite dancers, exploring the perfectionism behind the glitter and glamour. Directed by Christian Bonke and Andreas Koefoed, the documentary follows Slavik Kryklyvyy as he makes his comeback to the world of professional dancing.
Stardust Ball, on December 15, will be hosting the Shooting Stars Gala to raise funds for Parkinson's UK, with a specific focus on the practical needs of younger people with Parkinson’s. The gala will feature performances by a large number of top Professional and Amateur dancers, all of whom will very generously be performing free of charge.
Milo and Leonardo of Milo Miles have kindly offered offered Dance Today readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to attend their December 1 (World AIDS Day) performance of Tainted Virtue, an evening of dark glamour and rock ’n’ roll with a twist, in the BrickHouse on London's Brick Lane.