Cork City Ballet’s new Swan Lake, at Cork Opera House from November 24–27, will star Sofia Gumerova and Nikita Shcheglov from the Maryinsky Ballet.
A reunion for former students of Bush Davies School is to be held at Charters Towers, East Grinstead, from 2-4pm on October 20, 2010. This will be the very last time the Défile will be performed in the theatre before it is demolished. Due to the restrictions of space, places are strictly limited to ex-students […]
Dance photographs by Pamela Moncur, a former soloist with The Royal Ballet, are part of the exhibition Exposure at Obsidian Art in Stoke Mandeville.
Famous flamenco maestro Javier Latorre will be teaching Escuela de Baile’s intensive Christmas course at Sadler’s Wells between December 27 and 31 this year. One of the greats of our day, you’ll find that many famous dancers list him as both teacher and stylistic influence in their CVs. Principal Nuria Garcia explains: “He’s probably one […]
The Hayward Gallery’s MOVE: Choreographing You is a major exhibition examining the interaction between visual arts and dance, from the 1960s to the present.
“Strictly” stars Vincent and Flavia will create and star in a new stage show, Midnight Tango. Presented by Arlene Phillips and Adam Spiegel, the show will make a 13-week tour of the UK from April 2011.
A record attempt to create the largest virtual dance has been launched, in support of a charity campaign to raise awareness of mentoring and befriending. Called Supporting Life’s Journeys, the campaign is part of the European Year 2010 for Combating Social Exclusion and Poverty.
The newly-formed Sarasota International Dance Festival in Florida, US has launched the Carreño Dance Festival, named for the American Ballet Theatre star Jose Manuel Carreño, who will lead the team of guest artists.
Diaghilev’s Ballets Russes first danced in London in 1911. A hundred years on, the Diaghilev Festival at the London Coliseum presents three programmes of revivals and restagings of works from the Ballets Russes repertory. The season will be danced by Kremlin Ballet Theatre, with guest stars Nikolai Tsiskaridze, Ilze Liepa, Maria Alexandrova, Mikhail Lobukhin, Irma […]
Houston Ballet’s new $53 million building, which opens next spring, will be the largest professional dance company facility in the US.
Next spring, the Barbican Art Gallery presents Laurie Anderson, Trisha Brown, Gordon Matta-Clark: Pioneers of the Downtown Scene, New York 1970s.
The four finalists for The Place Prize have been announced, following the semi-final performances in September.