Move It 2016

Phoenix at Move It

17 Mar 2016

Phoenix is thrilled to be performing at Move It on 18 March 2016 at the ExCel in London. Featuring 22,000 dancers – three days – performances, classes, career advice, celebrities, interviews and shopping! MOVE IT celebrates all forms of dance and the performing arts. With breath-taking Main Stage performances, dance classes, workshops and shopping there is something for everyone and a glorious celebration of…

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Phoenix at BDE

Phoenix at BDE

16 Mar 2016

Phoenix Dance Theatre is to perform at British Dance Edition 2016 in Wales on 17 March 2016. Bringing a diverse programme of quality British dance to Cardiff and Newport, British Dance Edition (BDE) promises to be one of the most prestigious UK dance events of the year,  held across four venues – Wales Millennium Centre, Dance House and Chapter in Cardiff and The Riverfront…

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Nadine Senior

Critics Circle: Nadine Senior Obituary

14 Mar 2016

NADINE SENIOR OBITUARY Stephanie Ferguson Published: 03/03/2016 It was like a Who’s Who of contemporary dance at Nadine Senior’s funeral last month. Richard Alston, Namron, David Hughes, Kenneth Tharp, Janet Smith were among the throng of dancers and choreographers paying their respects and tributes to Nadine, who died, aged 76, following a stroke. Founder of the Northern School of Contemporary…

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Sharon Watson in Trinidad

Researching Carnival Ballet

12 Feb 2016

Phoenix Dance Theatre’s Artistic Director Sharon Watson has been embarking on a journey of discovery in preparation for Phoenix Dance Theatre’s brand new production Carnival Ballet. Sharon’s Carnival odyssey began at the start of the new year in Jamaica, before jetting off to Trinidad in early February for the Trinidad and Tobago Carnival – arguably the single greatest festival on earth. Here’s how…

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