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New Dancers at Phoenix Dance Theatre

New Dancers at Phoenix Dance Theatre

27 Aug 2014

A warm welcome to new Phoenix dancers: Prentice Whitlow, Benjamin Mitchell and apprentice dancer Alice Shepherdson. Artist Director Sharon Watson’s welcome note: “One thing guaranteed at Phoenix Dance Theatre is that we never stand still! Metaphorically or otherwise. Earlier this year we said Goodbye to some of our long standing members who have paved the way for new dancers to be…

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Phoenix Dance Theatre Symposium

Phoenix Dance Theatre Symposium

26 Aug 2014

Saturday 27 September Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre, Northern Ballet Phoenix Dance Theatre is delighted to announce that we will be offering a unique multi-media Symposium – including dance, lectures, film and audience discussions. The Symposium will celebrate 50 years of the Civil Rights Act and explore how dance and choreography address the political. Phoenix @ Home Tenacity programme is curated from the works in Phoenix’s repertoire…

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Rugby League Cares Challenge Cup Final performance

Rugby League Cares Challenge Cup Final performance

14 Aug 2014

Join the Momentum Challenge Cup Final, 23rd August, Wembley Stadium. Phoenix Dance Theatre is is delighted to be working in partnership with Rugby League Cares as part of the Legacy Programme. We have commissioned De-Napoli Clarke to work with Sharon Watson to create a nine minute performance piece to music composed specifically for the event. This choreography will be taught by our Dance…

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NPO Announcement

NPO Announcement

1 Jul 2014

Phoenix Dance Theatre, has announced that it has maintained its position as an Arts Council National Portfolio Organisation, with standstill funding of £428,510 per year for the period 2015-2018. Phoenix received the news early this morning, as did all of Arts Council England’s 670 National Portfolio Organisations. Over the last four years, Phoenix Dance Theatre’s funding from Arts Council England,…

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