m¡longa on the road – two weeks to go!

Roy Quinn: Update 7th June 2017 After six successful m¡longa performances in venues across the UK, the team have had a well-deserved day off to relax and experience the wonderful city of Birmingham and all it has to offer. Everyone did their … Read more

Sarah Crompton on the addictive power of m¡longa

“I can recommend tango to anyone,” says choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, with some enthusiasm. “It’s so enjoyable. You are in movement, and someone joins you. You really have the feeling when you are dancing, that you are not alone. You … Read more

Bradford, are you ready for Ailey?

LIPA student Roy Quinn updates us on his life on tour with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater… It was a bitter-sweetness boarding the bus and leaving Plymouth for our new city – Birmingham! Our coach journey was a nice short one. … 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

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

Send us your cacti and have a chance to win!

Tweet us an image of your prickly pal and you’ll be in with the chance to win a signed copy of NDT2’s printed programme! Why am I tweeting my cactus, you ask? Cacti is one of seven dances that feature … Read more

The Nederlands Dans Theatre repertoire has been announced!

Last seen in the UK in 2012, Nederlands Dans Theater is back this Spring for their 2016 UK tour! And we are excited to reveal that the repertoire, including TWO UK PREMIÈRES, has been announced! Read on to find out … Read more

Raffa meets his idols in the UK

Hey guys! Guess what?! Raffa is back! He’s taken time out of the busy Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo tour (Currently in Brighton!!) to keep you up to date on everything the company has been up to! The Color … Read more

Dancing with Bugs Bunny

Another week, and another Trocks blog coming your way! This time we’re catching up on the adventures of Paul Ghiselin, AKA Ida Nevasayneva. He’s here to give you all the latest gossip of his summer. Don’t forget the count down … Read more

Birmingham… and a baby!

This weeks Dancer Diary comes to you direct from Birmingham and Mikaël. We had a fantastic week at the Birmingham Hippodrome, with wonderful audiences. Thanks to everyone who came to see us. We’re now in Edinburgh at the Festival Theatre. Check … Read more