SUTRA 2013: The Last Blog

Ni Hao! (Hello!) Hannah and Lauren here again! We’re back in Liverpool after an incredible experience on tour with Sutra and the Dance Consortium. We’ve been reflecting on our time and hopefully this write up will provide you with a … Read more

Sutra

Farewell to the Shaolin Monks and Sutra

What can we say? It’s been a great tour and audiences around the country have really enjoyed Sutra. If you’ve seen the show but haven’t left your review, now’s the time. See the form at the bottom of the page. … Read more

Workshop participants in Birmingham

Last performances for UK Tour

It’s the last two performances of Sutra this Friday and Saturday: Edinburgh Festival Theatre: 17th and 18th May And while you’re here…here’s a picture of the participants at a Sutra workshop in Birmingham. Looks like they were having fun!

We´re back on the road with Sutra

Very excited about the next phase of the tour, we´ll be here: Birmingham Hippodrome Tomorrow and Wednesday Brighton Dome: Friday and Saturday The Lowry, Salford: 14th and 15th May Edinburgh Festival Theatre: 17th and 18th May Hope to see you … Read more

Take a trip backstage on the Sutra tour

These images landed on our desk this week from the good people at Sadler’s Wells! All photos by Ian Gavan

1st Sutra Blog goes live!

With great pleasure we bring you these blogs from the inside of each of our tours. We’re not sure it is going to be possible to bring you dancers’ diaries from Sutra as the Monks don’t speak any english, but … Read more

Sutra has finished the first leg of its UK Tour

We can’t believe we’re a 3rd of the way through Sutra tour already! So far the Sutra monks, dancers, musicians and crew have been to Cardiff, London and Plymouth, taking their very unique, dynamic show to packed theatres. Sutra celebrated … Read more

Alexander Ekman’s Cacti is nominated for an Olivier Award!

Remember this? It’s the trailer for our latest NDT2 tour, in March 2012. We were delighted to find out that clever Mr Ekman has been nominated for an Olivier Award for his piece Cacti. We think this is very well … Read more

Sutra has arrived

Yes that’s right! As of tomorrow night (Friday 29th) at Wales Millenium Centre in Cardiff, we’re officially back on tour! Our tour manager informs us the Monks arrived in good form on Tuesday, musicians are in place, boxes set-up – … Read more

Our interview with Fiona Allan, Chief Executive of Curve Theatre in Leicester

As part of our series of interview with the Dance Consortium members, we caught up with Fiona Allan to ask what it is like running Curve, some memorable moments of her career, and what are the challenges she faces, trying … Read more