The Trocks are BACK!

And how wonderful it is to welcome them. Needless to say we’re super excited to be ‘on tour’ again, and a Trocks tour is always pretty unique! The company arrived on Sunday from NYC. They immediately travelled up to Salford … Read more

DIY Trocks make-up winner announced!

Well done to Michael Eppy from Brighton who deservedly won our DIY Trocks make-up competition with his eyelashes ‘made from rose petals’. He’s going to win 2 tickets to see a Trocks show and a meet with some of the … Read more

Techies unite in Plymouth!

The 8th Dance Consortium/Dance Touring Partnership Technical Directors Day was held in Plymouth last Friday. These Days are attended by Technical Directors from the membership venues and offer an excellent opportunity to discuss technical problems involved with touring dance as … Read more

Men of Distinction

Writer and dance critic for The Herald, Mary Brennan gives us the lowdown in this lovely article on those Trocks….. Men of Distinction To read more articles like these from various dance luminaries like Donald Hutera and Allen Robertson, visit … Read more

The UK goes Gaga!

Great to see the spread of the beautiful Gaga movement vocabulary across the UK.  There were a few classes before but we like to think our recent Batsheva Ensemble tour left a bit of a legacy behind. Here are a … Read more

Less than one week left of our DIY Trock make-up competition

…… Yes that’s right, there’s only one week left and the competition is as fierce as the make-up. We stop receiving entries on Monday 14th January at midnight, so there’s still plenty of time to email us/facebook/tweet us the best … Read more

Great reviews for DC shows

Brilliant to see the companies we bring getting some good press coverage. Firstly Batsheva Ensemble made it into Timeout’s BEST DANCE OF 2012 list, here’s what they had to say… ‘A show that’s difficult to separate from its circumstances – … Read more

Our best bits from 2012

What a year it’s been at Dance Consortium! Not only have we toured Nederlands Dans Theater 2, Danza Contemporanea de Cuba AND Batsheva Ensemble, we’ve also launched this sparkly new website; it’s been chokka block. It seems to be à la … Read more

We interview Adam Renton, Chief Executive of Bradford Theatres

We caught up with Adam recently at Sadler’s Wells as part of our series of features on the Dance Consortium venues. He spilled the beans on his role as General Manager/Chief Executive of the theatres, ghosts, his favourite DC tours … Read more

DIY Trock Make-Up Competition!

Burning desire to meet a Trock? Well here’s your chance! We begged the Trocks for a few of their beauty secrets when we met them in Paris recently and they went one better and made this film with us, which … Read more