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Sutra has finished the first leg of its UK Tour

We can’t believe we’re a 3rd of the way through Sutra tour already! So far the Sutra monks, dancers, musicians and crew have been to Cardiff, London and Plymouth, taking their very unique, dynamic show to packed theatres. Sutra celebrated … Read more

Trocks 2013, Raffaele Morra ‘From the tour bus’

Thursday February 7th. We have been back in the UK for almost two weeks: a couple of shows in Salford at the Lowry theatre, then Birmingham at the Hippodrome and Canterbury at the Marlowe Theater. We are now on the … Read more

Trocks 2013: Robert Carter, Home away from home feeling…

What could be a more fitting gift than landing in one of my favorite countries to begin a tour? Over my tenure with the Trocks, the UK has become a regular stop for us and I have become very fond … Read more

Trocks 2013: Philip Martin-Nielson, Greetings from Birmingham

Greetings from Birmingham! My name is Philip Martin-Nielson (Nadia Doumiafeyva/Kravligie Snepeck) and this is my first time in the UK! I joined the Trocks in September of 2012 and have been loving every minute of it! I am very excited … Read more

Trocks 2013: Alberto Pretto, 2nd stop of the tour

I am writing from Birmingham, we have done the first two shows in Salford and the response of the audience was incredible! This is my second UK tour, the first one took place two years ago. On my first tour … Read more

The Trocks, by Graham Watts for Dance Tabs

By Graham Watts Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo (more commonly known as The Trocks) is an all-male comedy dance ensemble founded in 1974.   Based in New York, the company tours extensively and has a huge fan base around the … Read more

Dance Quest launches….

The Prince’s Foundation for Children & the Arts has launched DanceQuest with four Dance Consortium venues. DanceQuest, the national dance project designed by The Prince’s Foundation for Children & the Arts, launched on 21 September 2012.  It links Dance Consortium … Read more

Stuart Griffiths, Chief Executive of Birmingham Hippodrome

We caught up with Stuart Griffiths from the Hippodrome as part of our series of features on the Dance Consortium venues. When did your theatre join the Dance Consortium (DC)? As I was a founder of the Dance Consortium before … Read more

Alvin Ailey ADT: Live Theater: Got To Love It, By Daniel Harder

By Daniel Harder As if the love and excitement that London offered wasn’t enough, the Company traveled to Nottingham and Birmingham this past week and was showered with tons of warmth, affection, and joy. Performing in both cities was a … Read more

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Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: Birmingham Hippodrome, by Aline

By Aline Machado On May 13th we went to Birmingham. As soon as we arrived in the hotel, we had a surprise: it was a really apartment, with a kitchen, a large room, a bedroom and a bathroom separated by doors in … Read more

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