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

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

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

Goodbye NDT2

We can’t believe it is over already: they took their last bow on Saturday at Nottingham Theatre Royal and Concert Hall and as we speak are heading back to the Nederlands. The image above (by Imogen Ward) captured them larking around in … Read more

2012 the first quarter

We’ve really sprinted through the first quarter of 2012… Already, NDT2 are nearly at the end of their tour; They have one more night in Bradford and then it’s down to Nottingham Theatre Royal. It’s been a smashing success and … Read more

Cacti: By Alexander Ekman

We went to Sadler’s Wells last Wednesday evening to see Nederlands Dans Theater 2. All of the pieces were beautiful, but we were especially interested in the audience’s reaction to CACTI by Alexander Ekman (who was incidentally in the audience … Read more

Nederlands Dans Theater have arrived in the UK!

Nederlands Dans Theater 2 have arrived in the UK! The first night, last night at Sadler’s Wells was a storming success and we are expecting the same tonight. We’ll be in the audience this evening and it’s safe to say: … Read more

Upcoming dance recommendations

As we hurtle into 2012 the year of the Olympics (and the Dragon) here at Dance Consortium, we present to you the lowdown on which dance performances we are looking forward to across the UK over the coming months: Nederlands … Read more

Q and A with David Ledger of NDT2

Where and when were you born and where did you grow up?  I was born and grew up in a town called Richmond, North Yorkshire in 1991. It’s a very small town where everybody knows everyone. It’s also very beautiful, … Read more

Paul Lightfoot appointed new Artistic Director for NDT

Paul Lightfoot will succeed Jim Vincent as Artistic Director of Nederlands Dans Theater. Lightfoot has been with the company since 1985; first as a dancer, then as a choreographer together with Sol León. From 2002 Lightfoot and León became house … Read more