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New Apprentice Dancers

New Apprentice Dancers

8 Aug 2016

We are delighted to announce that Ana Fernández Melero and Candela Murrillo will be joining Phoenix Dance Theatre in August as apprentice dancers through the Postgraduate diploma at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance. Ana Fernández Melero Ana was  born in Seville, South of Spain. She finished her Ballet studies at the Conservatoire of Seville in 2014. From 2014 to…

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Phoenix @ Home 2016

Phoenix @ Home 2016

3 Aug 2016

In celebration of their 35 year, Phoenix Dance Theatre presents a programme of classic repertoire alongside recent works in reflection of their incredible journey to become the UK’s longest standing contemporary dance company outside London. Phoenix @ Home will include Nightlife at the Flamingo, choreographed by Edward Lynch and first premiered in Leeds in 1983 under the company’s first Artistic…

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Nightlife at the Flamingo Photo by Terry Cryer

Phoenix Revive Nightlife at the Flamingo

14 Jun 2016

Phoenix Dance Theatre is to stage a major revival of one of the company’s earliest works from 1983 as part of their 35 anniversary celebration Phoenix @ Home to be performed over three nights at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre this Autumn. Choreographed by Edward Lynch, who also danced in the original production, Nightlife at the Flamingo premiered in…

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Unlimited’s Mark Hollander Named Phoenix Executive Director

27 May 2016

Phoenix Dance Theatre and Unlimited Theatre today announce that Mark Hollander is confirmed as Phoenix Dance Theatre’s new Executive Director, a role he will take up in the coming months. Mark, whose appointments include Senior Manager at Arts Council England and Executive Director of the award-winning Unlimited Theatre, has over 25 years’ experience within the arts, cultural and business sectors.…

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