The Ailey tour hits Nottingham

Thank you to LIPA student Hannah Storey for updating us half way through the Ailey UK tour… and all your hard work in the theatre! After interviewing with Heather Knight earlier this year at LIPA, I was invited to join … 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

Going on tour with Alvin Ailey….

A line I never thought I would get to say! After meeting Heather Knight (Dance Consortium), thanks to a chance given by my university in late March, she gave me a chance in conjunction with my university to take me … 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

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

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 Dutch dancer Guido Dutilh

Following our chat with the wonderful Grace Lyell last week, Dance Consortium caught up with one of NDT2’s few Dutch dancers, Guido Dutilh. Guido joined Nederlands Dans Theater 2 in August 2014 and will be embarking on his first trip to the … Read more

Back to where it all began

The city of The Hague in Holland is much more than the thousands of bikes swerving and racing through the streets that threaten to knock you off your feet.  In the heart of it all sits the home of Nederlands … Read more

1st Sutra Blog goes live!

With great pleasure we bring you these blogs from the inside of each of our tours. We’re not sure it is going to be possible to bring you dancers’ diaries from Sutra as the Monks don’t speak any english, but … Read more

Farewell from the cubans

Behind the scenes snaps from the Cuban’s Tour 2012

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