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Burn the Floor descends

Burn the Floor has returned to London with the UK premiere of its international smash-hit Fire in the Ballroom. Playing at The Peacock until 5 November, it is a high-energy ballroom dance spectacle set to delight audiences with an infectious sense of fun. The production features 14 champion dancers who will take to the stage with a number of ballroom … Continue reading

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Diana Vishneva’s farewell performance

Russian Ballaerina Diana Visheva, a principal dancer with American Ballet Theater since 2005, is set to give her farewell performances with the company in 2017. These will take place at the Metropolitan Opera House on 19 and 23 June, with Vishneva at the age of 41. For her last performances with American Ballet Theater she will dance the role of … Continue reading

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Half a Sixpence

Half a Sixpence is a production not usually seen on the mainstream stage, however it has recently been on the lips of theatreland. The production, which originally began playing in Chichester in July this year, is set to open at the Noël Coward Theatre on 17 November, with previews from 29 October, and is initially booking until February 2017. A … Continue reading

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

For just a few short weeks, the iconic Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has descended on the UK for the first time in six years. The tour began with a two-week, four-programme season at Sadler’s Wells, London, and will culminate at the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh on 19 October. The tour will include just 10 venues, however the company’s travel will … Continue reading

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Cirque Éloize is back

Canadian contemporary circus crew Cirque Éloize will be back in the West End with iD, its smash-hit show of daring stunts and dazzling theatricality. Running until 8 October at London’s Peacock Theatre, the company prides itself on being a thrilling modern circus show which is both daredevil and beautiful. Specifically, iD is an exciting family-friendly production. Directed by Jeannot Painchaud … Continue reading

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Feature length film from BalletBoyz

The all-male dance company BalletBoyz is set to present its first ever full length feature film, named Young Men, to be broadcast on BBC2 later in 2016. BalletBoyz, renowned for use of film and technology in its performance work, will be the first ever dance company to release a feature length film like this, depicting the desolation of warfare. The … Continue reading

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Jobs of nightmares

For many training dancers, the dream is to become a professional dancer, paid to do the thing they love most in the world. If a dancer is lucky enough to ‘make it’, this might be deemed enough for them to live out their dreams as a dancing pro. However even once this goal is achieved, there may be unknown trouble … Continue reading

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Rambert’s autumn tour

Rambert’s autumn tour this year forms part of its ‘Rambert at 90’ celebrations, a nationwide programme to mark the company’s 90th anniversary year, which celebrates a range of Rambert’s work. Highlights of the tour include a special double programme of work at Sadler’s Wells in London in November, and the return of Christopher Bruce’s iconic Ghost Dances. The piece Contemporaries, … Continue reading

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Celebrate World Ballet Day Live with Dancewear Central

Slip into your ballet shoes and prepare yourself for the biggest event on the ballet calendar! World Ballet Day is set to mark its return on Tuesday 4th October, with appearances from some of the world’s most famous ballet companies, including The Australian Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, The Royal Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada and San Francisco Ballet. This year’s … Continue reading

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Only one body

Taking care of the dancing body can take on many forms. Even when it may be warm outside it is important to look after your tools and ensure you are providing it with the best means to perform to its highest standard. Before you start dancing, you must warm up thoroughly. Make sure you heat the body and its muscles … Continue reading

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