French-Canadian dance troupe, Le Patin Libre, will be dancing on ice – but not as we know it – at London’s Alexandra Palace on January 20, 2013. Samory Ba tells me: “Our dancers are all ex-traditional figure skaters who, with the help of the Canadian Council for the Arts and other artistic institutions, turned their athletic virtuosity into […]
It’s now 20 years since the death of Rudolf Nureyev, one of the most charismatic ballet stars of the 20th century.
Tendu.tv is now accepting submissions for Essential Dance Film, a collection of features and shorts by choreographers and filmmakers around the world.
American Ballet Theatre has announced an artist exchange programme that will bring The Royal Ballet’s Steven McRae (pictured) and the Royal Danish Ballet’s Alban Lendorf to New York for the company’s 2013 Metropolitan Opera House season. In exchange, ABT principal Cory Stearns and soloist Isabella Boylston will appear with The Royal Ballet and the Royal […]
The New Year’s Honours list recognised several figures from the world of dance.