Dance Today and sister magazine, Dancing Times, are the UK’s leading dance monthlies. Packed with news, reviews and interviews, Dance Today hosts an array of features on the ballroom, Latin and social dance scene, including interviews with and articles by the stars of Strictly Come Dancing, whilst Dancing Times concentrates on ballet, contemporary dance, musical theatre and all […]
Our February 2015 issue is here! We believe it’s our largest in our 105-year history: 124 pages of interviews, features, reviews, news and debate, with Cira Robinson of Ballet Black as our cover star. We speak to dance names including Vadim Muntagirov of The Royal Ballet, choreographer Richard Alston, dancer and designer Yumiko Takeshima, report […]
Happy New Year! As you will have probably noticed by now, we commence 2015 with a magazine dedicated to international dance, with a particular focus on training. Gerald Dowler talks to Christopher Powney, the new director of London’s Royal Ballet School, about his ambitions and plans for the future of the school, and Richard Glasstone […]
Dancing Times, and sister magazine Dance Today, are the UK’s leading dance monthlies. Packed with news, reviews and interviews, Dancing Times hosts an array of features on ballet, contemporary dance, musical theatre and all forms of stage dance, whilst Dance Today concentrates on the ballroom, Latin and social dance scene, including the stars of Strictly […]
English National Ballet has announced the finalists for its Emerging Dancer competition. Held on March 23 at the Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall, the competition is deisgned to recognise and nurture talent within the company.
The Point, in Eastleigh is seeking new artists to join its associate artist programme.
Natalia Osipova and Jonathan Goddard became the first dancers to pick up two awards in the same ceremony at the 2014 National Dance Awards.
Derek Rencher, the dancer and character artist who dedicated his 45-year career entirely to The Royal Ballet, died at the age of 82 on December 20, 2014. Here, David Drew, a colleague for many years at The Royal Ballet, pays tribute to the man:
The third-year musical theatre students of Performance Preparation Academy (PPA) will be appearing in the Tony Award-nominated musical, Bring It On: The Musical, at The Electric Theatre, Guildford, from March 5 to 7.
The Hammond School in Chester will be dancing Jane Elliott’s production of the full-length ballet La Bayadère at its theatre in Mannings Lane, Chester, from March 26 to 27. The production will include many of the work’s famous set-pieces, including the celebrated “Kingdom of the Shades” scene.
The Royal Ballet has announced details of its US tour, visiting Washington, Chicago and New York this summer. The repertory will include Carlos Acosta’s production of Don Quixote and works by Frederick Ashton, Kenneth MacMillan, Wayne McGregor, Liam Scarlett and Christopher Wheeldon.
Newly formed PANA Dance Company, created by dance teachers Nina Daines and Patrick Hood, will launch its programme for 2015 with Up High, an advanced aerials and lifts course for swing and jive dancers.