Interview Finishing an ecodome in Guachochi, Mexico for the Tarahumara women

Brooke Smiley: Jumping down the rabbit hole

Brooke Smiley and Louise Mochia have a chat about health, healing and building with the earth – all in the frame of a dancer’s body.

Review Yvonne Rainer: Dance Works, Raven Row, 2014
Diagonal (part of Terrain), 1963.
Dancers in training with Pat Catterson and Yvonne Rainer, July 2014.
Photo: Eva Herzog.
Performers: Megan Armishaw, Antigone Avdi, 
 Povilas Bastys, Emilia Gasiorek, Alice MacKenzie, 
Emelie Wangstedt, Sara Wookey

Yvonne Rainer: Dance Works at Raven Row

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Blog Image credit: Photo by Patrick Beelaert; in the picture, forefront: Julyen Hamilton; background, from left to right: Giacomo Calabrese, Carla Onni, Marta Reig Torres, Valentina Kaplan, Ursula Sabatin, Lavinia Cascone, Bettina Neuhaus, Lieve Hermans and Antonio de la Fe

When ‘About It’ Is Not Enough to Mean ‘It’

I have always struggled to understand conflicting ideas, even if these conflicts are only when comparing different languages. Let me give you a few examples: Read more >

Trying to be fair about Fleur Darkin’s Miann

To come clean right at the start, I didn’t like Miann, but recognise that I need to try and be fair about it. I saw Read more >

Love, passion and Caroline Bowditch

By the time I tried to book to see Caroline Bowditch’s Falling in Love with Frida at Dance Base, Edinburgh – where it was part Read more >

Fringe Travel

It’s 3.30am on Monday morning (or is it still Sunday night?) and I’m off to catch a bus, to catch a train to Chesham. The Read more >

Working class dance

Walking into the space, my eyes scan the room and I see bodies and unfortunately for me, familiar faces. Once again I have found myself Read more >