Category Archives: dance companies

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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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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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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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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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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A little blast from the past…

As the snow is falling down and covers London in a thick layer of white powder, all the trains are cancelled and delayed, the airports are closing down, midwives are taxied to the hospital in tractors and the people in … Continue reading

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Things you HAVE TO see…

Christmas time is coming up and the theatre’s are filling up with season audiences. With so many dance shows, opera’s, theatre productions, exhibitions, films and musicals it’s sometimes hard to know where to go. You don’t want to miss that … Continue reading

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I value the arts!!

I Value the Arts Campaign – Background information 1. Who is running the campaign? The National Campaign for the Arts (NCA). The NCA provides a voice for the arts world in all its diversity. It seeks to safeguard, promote and … Continue reading

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Save the arts

Radical cuts to current levels of arts funding will decimate what has been one of the UK’s chief success stories over the past 20 years, and will bring an end to the UK’s reign as a global capital for culture. … Continue reading

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Welcome to Handmade By Sarah

On this website I will be telling you all about my work and life as a freelance dancer, choreographer, dance teacher, mother and founder of Handmade By Sarah. Write ups on old and new projects, previous work and work in progress. … Continue reading

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