Hooked on London – Sarah Daley

It’s week one of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s UK tour and the dancers have been let loose on London town. We asked Ailey dancer Sarah Daley to give us a run down of her first day in the city… I … Read more

Ailey dancer Linda Celeste Sims remembers her first Revelations

Like every dancer in Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Linda Celeste Sims remembers her first time. Not the day she first walked into the company’s New York headquarters, not even the first time she danced with them on stage – … Read more

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater & Centres for Advanced Training Intensive

Photo by Andrew Eccles   For the first time Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will work with gifted and talented young dancers from Centres for Advanced Training across the UK, in a new partnership between Dance Consortium and DanceEast. Dance … Read more

Ailey Lateral T Challenge!

Following a five year absence from the UK, the incredible dancers of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater are back! The 2016 tour kicks off at Sadler’s Wells on 6 September and ends at Edinburgh Festival Theatre on 19 October, stopping at ten UK … Read more

Dance Consortium’s FIRST Executive Director…

Some very exciting news from Dance Consortium today. We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Ros Robins as our first Executive Director, commencing on 5 July 2016. For the past three years Robins has worked as a consultant in the North … Read more

NDT2: Q and A at Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Having just completed the 8th leg of Nederlands Dans Theater’s 2016 UK tour, the dancers are gearing up for their first performance at Theatre Royal Nottingham this evening. Post performance Q and A’s are hosted on the first night at every venue … Read more

What did you think of the show?

Nederlands Dans Theater is currently touring the UK with 1 last venue to go! The 18 strong company have already touched down in 10 UK venues – and we want to hear from you! We’re asking audience members to Tweet or Facebook … Read more

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater UK Tour repertoire announced!

Last seen in the UK in 2010, the irresistible dancers of Ailey are back! The tour runs from 6 September – 19 October, touring all around England, Scotland and Wales! The all-star line-up includes FIVE UK premières and TWO Ailey UK premières as … Read more

One week down… five to go!

One week down and our tour assistants Molly Wright and Charlotte Chow-Hughes talk behind the scenes… NDT2 arrived at Heathrow airport all in good spirits ready for the six-week tour; the first stop… Woking New Victoria Theatre.         … Read more

An interview with NDT2’s Madoka Kariya

Nederlands Dans Theater 2 will shortly be beginning its UK tour, starting in Woking on Tuesday 12th April and visiting 10 other UK venues. We were joined by the beautiful Madoka Kariya, NDT2’s Japanese dancer and tour cover star, to talk NDT2 … Read more