Dance Umbrella news: #ThrowbackThursday to Overture 2012 by Royston Maldoom, part of DU Festival 200…

Latest update from Dance Umbrella #ThrowbackThursday to Overture 2012 by Royston Maldoom, part of DU Festival 2008. 116 young dancers exploded on to the Royal Albert Hall stage, a Dance Umbrella commission and monumental production set to one of the world’s greatest symphonies, Shostakovich’s 10th, played live by one of the world’s greatest orchestras, the […]

Dance Umbrella news: CONTINUOUS – NEW PARTNERSHIP & OPEN CALL…

Latest update from Dance Umbrella CONTINUOUS – NEW PARTNERSHIP & OPEN CALL We are delighted to announce an exciting new partnership with BALTIC Centre For Contemporary Art to explore the creation and presentation of contemporary dance within a visual arts context. We begin our partnership with an open call for the first #CONTINUOUS artists to […]

Dance Umbrella news: Lyndsey Winship appointed Guardian dance critic as Judith Mackrell steps down

Latest update from Dance Umbrella Thank you Judith Mackrell for your wonderful writing and dedication to dance. Lyndsey Winship appointed Guardian dance critic as Judith Mackrell steps down Guardian News & Media is pleased to announce that Lyndsey Winship has been appointed dance critic following Judith Mackrell’s decision to step down from the rol Dance […]

Dance Umbrella news: THE GREAT TAMER – Dance Umbrella

Latest update from Dance Umbrella Celebrated Greek artist Dimitris Papaioannou returns to Dance Umbrella with The Great Tamer, an elemental yet epic production that seduces the imagination through scenes of birth, death, destruction and reconstruction. This internationally acclaimed work marks his debut at Sadler’s Wells. On sale from tomorrow! #DUFest18 THE GREAT TAMER – Dance […]

Dance Umbrella news: Parade Minisite

Latest update from Dance Umbrella Watch the highlights of National Dance Company Wales #PARADE on Facebook Live on Friday 18th May at 7pm. Featuring politics, dance, history, art, graffiti, circus, film and music, it’s a real feast for the senses. Parade Minisite P.A.R.A.D.E. / TUNDRA P.A.R.A.D.E. on 24-25 October at Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff. P.A.R.A.D.E. […]

Dance Umbrella news: KAYA / Brighton Festival

Latest update from Dance Umbrella Looking forward to see our very own Georgia Heighway perform CEYDA TANC DANCE’s new work KAYA at the Theatre Royal Brighton Brighton Festival next week! KAYA / Brighton Festival Dynamic dance fusing traditional Turkish folk dance with contemporary styles from Brighton-based choreographer Ceyda Tanc Dance Umbrella Source