Monthly Archives: September 2009

Mischief awarded

Posted: September 10, 2009

Mischief – a show for children created by Theatre Rites with choreographer and dancer Authur Pita, won the only dance award presented by the Theatrical Management Association in their awards ceremony at the Hampstead Theatre last weekend (26 Oct.) The other nominees in the Achievement in Dance category were Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, […]

Jasmin Vardimon Company UK Tour 2008

Posted: September 10, 2009

YESTERDAY, Jasmin Vardimon’s new work celebrating her company’s 10th anniversary, will tour to twenty venues across the UK this autumn, premiering at Brighton Dome on 2 September and culminating in a 3-performance run at The Peacock Theatre, Sadler’s Wells (19-21 November). www.jasminvardimon.com

Australian Dance Theatre 28 & 29 November 2008

Posted: September 9, 2009

Garry Stewart’s latest work, G, is a powerful reworking of the ballet Giselle. Hysteria, vulnerability, desire, gender, death and the afterlife are embodied by the formidable dancers of Australian Dance Theatre in a seamless interplay of powerful athleticism and deconstructed classicism. The score is accompanied by a running commentary that toys with language codes on […]

Hofesh Shechter’s Uprising | In your rooms

Posted: September 9, 2009

Hotly tipped as dance’s next big thing – his work was recently seen by millions of viewers when he was commissioned to choreograph the opening dance sequence for E4’s hit TV series Skins. In your rooms brims with gritty physicality and is at times provocative, political and deeply personal, presenting a society that is scarily […]

Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre

Posted: September 8, 2009

Founder and Director of Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre, choreographer Michael Keegan-Dolan has won the prestigious UK National Dance Award for Best Modern Choreography for his production of The Bull The Bull, based on the legend of The Táin, played at the Barbican in February 2007 and was co-produced by the Dublin Theatre Festival and bite07. […]

Renegade Theatre: Cage

Posted: September 8, 2009

Renegade Theatre’s Rumble in 2006. Now the company returns to London with new production Cage. A story of wine, drama and revenge told through modern dance, circus theatre and digital graffiti, with hip-hop styling by director Markus Michalowski and choreography by ex-Pina Bausch dancer Lorca Renoux. Thursday 29 November – Saturday 1 December Southbank Centre’s […]

Press Release: Mischief

Posted: September 8, 2009

Mischief by Theatre-Rites and choreographer Arthur Pita commissioned by Sadler’s Wells and Dance Touring Partnership National tour from 28 September to 22 November London premiere at Peacock Theatre on 6 October Children’s theatre specialists Theatre-Rites and rising choreographer Arthur Pita combine their talents to create Mischief, a fantastic mix of dance moves with visual art, […]