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Phoenix at Home 2017

Phoenix at Home 2017

23 May 2017

Phoenix at Home: A Celebration of Female Choreography 27 – 30 September 2017 at The Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre in Leeds. The acclaimed Phoenix Dance Theatre, led by Artistic Director and Yorkshire Woman of the Year, Sharon Watson, are back for their seventh annual home performance to champion the exceptional female talent within the company. Expect to see a…

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Autumn tour now on sale

Autumn tour now on sale

15 May 2017

Phoenix Dance Theatre is delighted to announce its upcoming Autumn tour which includes three thrilling dances in one performance: Calyx, explores beauty, duplicity, decadence and eroticism. A new commission by company dancer Sandrine Monin and composer Roberto Rusconi, this exciting and unsettling work is inspired by the poems of renowned French poet Charles Baudelaire. Beast, a powerful and unforgettable piece by Leeds based…

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A tribute to Terry Cryer

A tribute to Terry Cryer

14 Mar 2017

As a tribute to the work of Terry Cryer who passed away earlier this year,  we’ll be featuring some his iconic photography of Phoenix Dance Theatre on our website over the next few weeks. This month we feature an image from ‘Gang of Five‘ taken in 1989. Born in Leeds, Terry was involved with photography from the early age of…

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Celebration Gala for Nadine Senior MBE

Celebration Gala for Nadine Senior MBE

8 Mar 2017

Celebration Gala for Nadine Senior MBE  8 October, 7pm, West Yorkshire Playhouse £25/£12 (Group concession available) All proceeds support a dance bursary Phoenix Dance Theatre and Northern School of contemporary dance pay tribute to Nadine Senior MBE, one of the most influential dance champions of her time, with a special celebration gala. As the founding principal of The Northern School…

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