Methods of Dance

Blog URL:http://methodsofdance.blogspot.com/
Blog Tags:Ballet, Contemporary Dance, Dance, Physical Theatre, Contemporary Ballet, Street Dance
Country:United Kingdom
Location:Manchester

News and reviews from a fortysomething gay man in Manchester who likes contemporary dance, ballet and physical theatre. Go figure.



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FLARE17

on Dec 5, 2016

FLARE17The Flare International Festival of New Theatre sets out to find some of the most exciting new makers of experimental theatre working internationally, and brings them together to perform in Manchester. Scheduled alongside Manchester Internatio...

SICK! Festival

on Dec 5, 2016

SICK! FestivalSICK! Festival heads to HOME, Contact and The Lowry as part of a city-wide programme.SICK! Festival confronts the physical, mental and social challenges that we face in our individual and collective lives. In 2017, the festival has a sp...

10000 GesturesBoris CharmatzOne of Europe’s most daring and exciting choreographers, Boris Charmatz will be opening his newest work at MIF17. For this highly ambitious piece, staged in an atmospheric space in central Manchester, a 25-strong ensembl...

Matrafisc Dance Company is a new presence in Manchester, created by Ina Colizza and Antonello Apicella. With the addition of four other dancers, this unexpectedly makes the company one of - if not the - largest in the city: a city which is rich in gr...

Soul's Paths - Fri 28 Oct - 7PMOctober 1, 2016As a result of a collaboration between Matrafisc Dance Company and Vonnegut Collective we present Soul's Paths, a site specific performance, grown around the idea of an inner journey that gradually goes d...

January The Nutcracker - Russian State Ballet of Siberia - Bridgewater Hall - 3-4 JanuaryFebruarySwan Lake - Moscow City Ballet - Palace Theatre - 9-11 FebruaryRichard Alston Dance Company - The Lowry [Quays Theatre] - 13-14 FebruaryGiselle Reaw...

Rosemary Butcher was an icon of New British Dance: a movement of dancers and new choreographers inspired by new dance emerging in the United States who broke away from the existing classical dance establishment to create a new kind of dance unfettere...