1. Touchdown Dance

    Tuesday 18 June 2002

    Touchdown DanceWORKSHOPSRFH Ballroom Mon 12-Fri 16 Aug3.15-4pm Work in Progress presentation and meet the artists Mon 12-Thu 15 Aug11am-12noon RFH Sensations (For children aged 7-12yrs) Work with a member of To… Continue Reading

  2. The Way of the Wayang

    Tuesday 18 June 2002

    The Way of the Wayang28 July. 0210.30- 11.30am RFH BallroomGamelan Music Workshop An introduction into the soundworld of the Javanese Gamelan. 11.45am -12.45pm RFH Gamelan RoomStorytelling Workshop (For children… Continue Reading

  3. Sonia Sabri

    Sonia Sabri Company

    Tuesday 18 June 2002

    Sonia Sabri Company‘MONTAGE’ SONIA SABRI COMPANY 4 August. 0211-11.15am RFH BallroomBismillah & Welcome A musical opening to the day’s events. 11.15-1.15pm, 2.15-3.15pm Hungerford Lift Lob… Continue Reading

  4. Jazzcotech Dancers

    Tuesday 18 June 2002

    Jazzcotech Dancers11 August. 0210am -5pm RFH Ballroom Oscar Romp Exhibition Oscar Romp will be working live during the day, with his drawings and paintings of jazz-inspired dance will be on show throughout the d… Continue Reading

  5. Vincent Dance Theatre

    Tuesday 18 June 2002

    Vincent Dance Theatre17 August. 0210-10.30am RFH Ballroom Orbital A showing of the skating video made by Vincent Dance Theatre and young men at the funfairs and on the seaside streets of Bridlington. 10.30am … Continue Reading

  6. Ballroom Blitz

    Tuesday 18 June 2002

    Ballroom BlitzPEGGY SPENCER 18 August. 0211am-2pm RFH BallroomCoffee Dance Your first chance to dance. Hosted by top DJ Nicky Miles. 12.30pm, 4.30pm and 9pm RFH BallroomStar Cabaret World-class cabaret performan… Continue Reading

  7. Dance for the Camera Awards 2002

    Wednesday 12 June 2002

    Dance for Camera Awards 2002Following shortlisting in Amsterdam and the UK 8 films have been selected for development, 4 in the UK and 4 in the Netherlands. Established by the BBC and the Arts Council of Englan… Continue Reading

  8. English National Ballet poster

    English National Ballet reveals

    Thursday 30 May 2002

    English National Ballet reveals … this summer’s dream teamA huge More O’Ferrall billboard poster is to be erected on the corner of Warwick Road and Cromwell Road in West London today (Monday 27… Continue Reading

  9. Get Fit with the Bolshoi

    Wednesday 29 May 2002

    Get Fit with the BolshoiThe Times are running a series on the Bolshoi Fitness programme, launched in the UK last month, which is based on a training schedule used by touring Russian ballet dancers with minimal s… Continue Reading

  10. Royal Festival Hall

    A New Chief Executive of South Bank Centre

    Wednesday 29 May 2002

    From Sydney Opera House to the South Bank Centre Michael Lynch, Chief Executive of Sydney Opera House, has been appointed Chief Executive of the South Bank Centre (Royal Festival Hall and Hayward Gallery). He ta… Continue Reading

  11. Duckie

    Friday 24 May 2002

    Duckie…began as a group of drag artists and their drunken admirers. The Guardian describes the average act as “a mutant hybrid of pub drag and performance art, performed in pubs and clubs. Recently t… Continue Reading

  12. Christopher Wheeldon

    Monday 13 May 2002

    Christopher Wheeldonleft his performing career behind two years ago to pursue his choreographic interests. He has been working with New York City Ballet, but has recently returned to London to create his first l… Continue Reading

  13. Racism in Theatre

    Monday 22 April 2002

    Racism in TheatreA report backed by the Arts Council of England concludes that racism is still rife in the theatre.“The English theatre world is so choked by institutional racism that arts bodies should co… Continue Reading

  14. Boys in ballet

    The Billy Elliott effect

    Friday 19 April 2002

    The Billy Elliott effect“For the first time in its 76-year history, the establishment that spawned such stars as Dame Margot Fonteyn and Darcey Bussell has accepted more boys than girls.” Telegraph… Continue Reading

  15. BBC identity

    BBC 1's new identity

    Monday 8 April 2002

    THe BBC’s decision to lose its ‘globe’ branding in favour of short dance/movement sequences has been getting a mixed response. The new idents show Brazilian dancers, rugby players, disabled bas… Continue Reading


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