Akram Khan, Kevin O’Hare, Gillian Lynne, Tamara Rojo, Jonzi D and Wayne McGregor are among the speakers at The Future: New Ideas, New Inspirations, the UK’s first ever industry-wide dance conference. Organised by Dance UK, the conference will offer more than 120 speakers, with events at London venues from April 9 to 12. The […]
Opening tonight, the Connect Festival is two weeks celebrating dance and learning throughout life. Presented by the creative learning department of Sadler’s Wells, the programme goes from youth dance showcases to a performance by the Company of Elders, whose members are all over 60.
The line-up for this year’s Breakin’ Convention has been announced. Hip hop performers come from around the world to the international festival of hip hop dance theatre, held each May Bank Holiday weekend at Sadler’s Wells in London.
“One Man Walking” is a new dance film created for Channel 4’s Street Summer season. To be shown on Monday, August 15 at 10.30pm, the film explores the challenges of life in the city, using Krump, hip hop and parkour.
BBC Four celebrates dance this weekend, with documentaries and filmed performances, from Margot Fonteyn and Merce Cunningham to the Javier De Frutos/Pet Shop Boys collaboration The Most Incredible Thing.