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So you think you can…tell me what contemporary dance is?

Who can give me the exact definition of contemporary dance? Anybody? No? Because these days the whole of the UK seems to think, ‘contemporary dance is all about telling a story’, thanks to Arlene Phillip on So You Think You … Continue reading

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Bikrammmmmm

As the rain is pelting down on the roof of the Bikram Yoga Studio I breath in and out and feel the sweat roll from my forehead into my ears. All I am doing is lying on my back. Concentrating … Continue reading

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We are more!

A short blog on why we should protect culture in Europe… but hold on. Wait.  Do I really have to explain why? No didn’t think so. Please read on and check out the links I left below. It’s incredibly important … Continue reading

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The Place special offer; Just a FIVER for a dance class!

As you may have read on the blog, apart from being a freelance dancer and choreographer I teach. Mostly contemporary dance and creative workshops at several UK schools. One of them the Adult Evening Classes at The Place. It is … Continue reading

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Interactive projection video mapping what now?

A recent performance of Beyonce at the Billboard Awards 2011 got me to look a little into the trend of projection mapping. Before I move on just have a look yourself. This fine example of interactive show stopping craziness designed … Continue reading

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Another selection of dance-music-videos

Another selection of delightful bundles of creativeness. Music videos using dance they never get boring. This one below in particularly is a really beautiful example of using an edit to co- create a choreography on screen. The famous Robbie Williams … Continue reading

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Radio silence, over…

It has been a while since my last post and please accept my apologies for the radio silence but…it has been a very silent few weeks. The dance world was thrown upside down since the ACE cuts announcement and everybody … Continue reading

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The Place Performance Project

In 2009 I was asked to come and teach the adult evening classes at The Place.  Together with my dance colleague Nuno Campos (then rehearsal director for the Henri Oguike DC) I had taught a summer intensive workshop in 2008 … Continue reading

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Money money money….not so funny

And there they were; the long awaited for CUTS. As some may say; ‘The cuts are just not cutting it”. Many discussions and articles about how this came about. The ones that are being let ‘free’ into the world of … Continue reading

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Our new 60 second Dance Films online now

Finally here! The 60 second version of our new dance film. Enrolled and ready to be judged by the critical eye of the Danish Dansens Dage 60 second dance film competition judges. NQANQA (not quite awake not quite asleep) is a trailer … Continue reading

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