Batsheva Announced

Batsheva Ensemble UK Tour announced

Dance Consortium presents BATSHEVA ENSEMBLE with “Deca Dance” Batsheva Ensemble is the younger wing of Israeli’s outstanding and world class contemporary dance group Batsheva Dance Company and this is their first trip to the UK. Led by choreographic supremo Ohad … 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

Interview with Michael Ockwell: Chief Executive of Grand Opera House, Belfast

In the first of our features on the Dance Consortium venues we caught up with  Michael Ockwell: The man with the plan in Belfast… DC: Why did your theatre became a member of the DC? Grand Opera House has been … 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

Costume fitting in Madrid with Danza Contemporanea de Cuba

We went to meet the Cubans, and talk to them ahead of their upcoming tour. Here are some snaps from a costume fitting for the Itzik Galili piece Sombrisa….

Breakin’ Convention 2012 UK Tour

In association with Dance Consortium. Dance Consortium are proud to support Breakin’ Convention’s 2012 UK Tour, stopping at venues across the UK. Breakin’ Convention is much more than showcasing the best UK and international Hip Hop dance theatre – it … 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

Danza Contemporanea de Cuba videos!

Watch clips from Carmen?! and Mambo 3XXI, both pieces are part of the Cuban’s 2012 UK Tour    

Focus on: Miguel Iglesias Artistic Director of Danza Contemporanea de Cuba

Under the direction of Miguel Iglesias, DCC presents its dancers with exceptional opportunities and with exceptional challenges as well. Along with the physical discipline required by a gruelling training regimen, Iglesias places a premium on a dancer’s spontaneity and intellect. … Read more