New season, new beginnings! With this issue, Dancing Times incorporates our sister magazine, Dance Today, which for nearly 60 years covered all aspects of social dancing. The new combined magazine goes back to our roots: from the beginning, Dancing Times covered all kinds of dance, from the ballroom to the stage. The new issue […]
Gustavo Ramírez Sansano has been appointed artistic director of National Dance Company Wales (NDCWales). He will work with the company’s new chief executive, Paul Kaynes.
Director and choreographer John Neumeier has extended his contract with the Hamburg Ballet for another four years.
The Rite of Spring had its infamous first performance on May 29, 1913, at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in Paris. Igor Stravinsky’s music and Vaslav Nijinsky’s choreography (pictured) caused an outcry. A century on from that riotous evening, The Rite of Spring will be celebrated around the world, with ballets, concerts, education projects and more.
“Moving Movements“ is the slogan of Hamburg Ballet’s new image campaign, which was launched at the beginning of the current season.