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Phoenix says farewell to Lesley Jackson, our Executive Director

Phoenix says farewell to Lesley Jackson, our Executive Director

26 Aug 2015

After 6 years, Phoenix Dance Theatre is saying farewell to Lesley Jackson our Executive Director. We would like to share our thanks and gratitude for the supremely dedicated service that Lesley has given to Phoenix Dance Theatre over the years. Enabling the voice of our organisation to shine through with the ongoing drive and determination of an Executive that provided…

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Announcing Carnival Ballet!

Announcing Carnival Ballet!

9 Jul 2015

CARNIVAL BALLET Leeds West Indian Carnival, Europe’s longest running authentic Caribbean carnival, celebrates its 50th Anniversary in 2017 and Phoenix Dance Theatre is proud to join in partnership with them to stage Carnival Ballet – a world class dance production which will share the spirit, history and heritage of the Carnival with national and international audiences. Thanks to Arts Council…

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Echoes of Oz - An Opportunity to Support Sharon Watson

Echoes of Oz – An Opportunity to Support Sharon Watson

29 Jun 2015

DANCE PRACTITIONER – A volunteer role for dancer support on the production of Echoes of Oz (October 2015) In partnership with Irregular Arts, we are offering a volunteering opportunity to support the creation of the dance delivery of the choreographic work for the Bradford production of Echoes of Oz. Phoenix Artistic Director Sharon Watson is looking for a volunteer or volunteers…

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Phoenix @ Home - Phoenix Presents...

Phoenix @ Home – Phoenix Presents…

8 Jun 2015

Phoenix will be presenting our annual showcase, Phoenix @ Home at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre this autumn, featuring two exciting mixed bills of work. We are very pleased to announce that for one night only on Wednesday 30 September, Phoenix Presents… brings to Leeds the work of the 2014 New Adventures Choreographer Award winners Sally Marie and John Ross alongside Caroline…

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