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Ghost Peloton awarded Silver for Best Artistic Film at ShAFF

Ghost Peloton awarded Silver for Best Artistic Film at ShAFF

18 Mar 2015

Sheffield Adventure Film Festival organisers have announced the #ShAFF2015 film awards ahead of this weekend’s festival (March 20-22) and Phoenix are delighted to find out that Ghost Peloton has been awarded Silver in the Best Artistic Film category at ShAFF! Created for the Grand Depart of the Tour de France in Yorkshire, in collaboration with NVA, and in partnership with…

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45th Anniversary Sapphire Gala at Leeds Grand Theatre

45th Anniversary Sapphire Gala at Leeds Grand Theatre

2 Mar 2015

Northern Ballet dancers are joined by international ballet star Xander Parish of the Mariinsky Ballet, as well as guest artists from The Australian Ballet, The Royal Ballet, Hamburg Ballet and Phoenix Dance Theatre for their world exclusive 45th Anniversary Sapphire Gala at Leeds Grand Theatre on Saturday 14 March. This is a rare opportunity to see exceptional dance talent from…

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Christopher Bruce's Shadows

Christopher Bruce’s Shadows

13 Feb 2015

Christopher created a new work, Shadows for our Mixed Programme 2015. Christopher Bruce is a dance legend. His previous association with Rambert Dance Company [now just Rambert] as a dancer, choreographer and, ultimately, artistic director, established his formidable reputation world-wide. His work features in the repertoire of many major companies. Sharon Watson, artistic director of Phoenix Dance Theatre, is therefore…

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Black Dance Archives Exhibition in Leeds

Black Dance Archives Exhibition in Leeds

8 Feb 2015

We are thrilled that during our premiere run at West Yorkshire Playhouse 11-14th February, there will be an exhibition from Black Dance Archives, featuring Phoenix, RJC Dance, and many other dancers who contributed so heavily to contemporary dance in the UK.  The exhibition then moves to Yorkshire Dance 16th – 25th February. The British Black Dance Archives project, funded by…

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