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Richard Alston Dance Company

Event Date: 
28/01/2020 - 7:30pm to 29/01/2020 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Northcott

This outstanding company make their last visit to Exeter, celebrating 25 years with a terrific programme, packed with new work.

Brand new is Alston’s Shine On, to the song cycle by Britten and Auden On This Island (singer Katherine McIndoe, pianist Jason Ridgway); the recent Voices and Light Footsteps is inspired by the glorious Madrigals and Sinfonias of Monteverdi; A Far Cry by Martin Lawrance to an impassioned piece by Edward Elgar and the hugely popular Brahms Hungarian is back again.

The company are excited to be back – and don’t miss them because once they’re gone,...

Tesco store in Exeter to launch Dance Beats fundraiser in aid of three leading UK health charities

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Fri, 07/19/2019 - 9:52am

Local colleagues at Tesco in Exeter will be inviting customers to don their dancing shoes and show off their moves as part of a UK-wide fundraiser this weekend for the supermarket’s three national health charity partners - Cancer Research UK, the British Heart Foundation and Diabetes UK.

Visitors to the Exeter Vale Extra store this weekend will be treated to some epic dance performances, or they can show everyone their own moves on a specially created dance floor, providing plenty of selfie opportunities! Customers will also be able to join Tesco colleagues and charity...

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Summer of Dance Program Encourages Kids to Stay Active

Authored by DanSci
Posted: Tue, 07/16/2019 - 10:34am

School holidays may be looming, but that doesn’t mean the learning stops. To help kids stay active throughout the summer, DanSci Dance Studio in Exeter will host a series of interactive dance programmes for kids aged from 18 months to 12 years

“We are very excited for Summer of Dance to begin” says Artistic Director of DanSci Dance Studio, Ava Barron Thomas “First up on the schedule is our raved about annual mixed styles dance Camp.”

Ava says “the dance camp is filled with different dance styles, music, stage craft and fun. Designed for 5-12 year old’s, camp will allow them...

Diamonds Are Forever

Authored by Diamond Dolls
Posted: Tue, 07/09/2019 - 10:30am

Exclusive chance to view the Forever Diamond

At

Exeter Phoenix Studio, As part of the Exeter Fringe Festival

On

Friday 2nd August – 2019 – 9pm

in

Diamonds Are Forever

Presented by

Diamond Dolls

For one night only, the Diamond Dolls present to you the Forever Diamond; mined in India, cut in America and on display right here in Exeter at their show Diamonds Are Forever at the Exeter Phoenix on Friday 2nd August.

Welcome to the sparkling world of burlesque. Where you will be subject to sensational songs, daring...

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Summer Dance Camp 5-12 yrs 29th July- 23rd Aug 2019

Event Date: 
29/07/2019 - 10:00am to 23/08/2019 - 3:30pm
Venue: 
DanSci Dance Studio

Let your children enjoy a week of dancing fun this Summer Just choose your dates and book instantly online. Childcare sorted and it's fun and healthy way to make friends. £25 per day or £100 per week. £25 Discount for week long bookings!

Visit www.dansci.co.uk for more information and to book

Due to new facilities we are able to offer a larger selection of dance styles. Each main session will include technique and a routine. The focus is on learning something new while making friends and having fun.

You can purchase tickets for the number of days you require at £25...

Tangomotion

Event Date: 
12/06/2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Northcott

From virtuoso displays of traditional tango dance in stunning costumes to the exquisite sounds of 1930s and 40s Buenos Aires and the powerful Nuevo Tango music of Astor Piazzolla, Tangomotion is a breathtaking journey into the heart of Tango Argentino.

Tangomotion features new choreographies created by world class tango dancers Alexandra Wood, Guillermo Torrens, Paula Duarte and Richard Manuel, with new original music and evergreen tango classics from the acclaimed Tango Siempre Quartet.

The Tangomotion dancers and musicians have previously appeared in the hit West End show...

Can You Dance? - Exeter Intensive

Authored by canyoudanceuk
Posted: Thu, 04/04/2019 - 11:19am

The CYD? Exeter Intensive is your chance to train in depth with a member of the CYD? Faculty. The 2019 Intensives will be held over 2 days, with a multitude of dance classes in various styles. The Intensives will allow dancers to work closely with the tutors and receive verbal and practical feedback throughout. The tutors will support and motivate the dancers in a fun, friendly and educational environment, covering all technical elements, performance techniques and industry tips. The intensives are perfect for any dancer wanting to build and develop their knowledge in their dance training...

Richard Alston Dance Company

Event Date: 
12/03/2019 - 7:30pm to 13/03/2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Northcott

Richard Alston has been making dance for 50 years. He will celebrate his half-century with a programme full of his trademark lyrical choreography performed by undoubtedly one of the world’s best dance ensembles.

The evening centres around exciting new works by Richard Alston and associate choreographer Martin Lawrance. Alston’s Brahms Hungarian is set to the hugely popular Brahms pieces, featuring live solo pianist Jason Ridgway, where the dancers are carried along by fast steps and an abandoned fervour.

Detour, Lawrance’s new work is set to Michael Gordon’s pulsing Timber...

Rambert 2

Event Date: 
12/02/2019 - 7:30pm to 13/02/2019 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Northcott

Rambert2 is a new group of the world’s best young dancers, coming together to showcase the most exhilarating and fierce choreography around today.

This new ensemble will be performing two works that launched the international careers of their choreographers. E2 7SD is a breathlessly-paced duet by Sydney Dance Company artistic director and former Rambert dancer Rafael Bonachela and Killer Pig, by Israeli dance superstar Sharon Eyal, is a group work showcasing her intense and utterly distinctive movement style.

Rambert2 will also perform a new creation by Rambert’s Guest...

Exeter College plans to open exceptional £2.4m gym and ‘New York-style’ dance studio

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Mon, 09/03/2018 - 11:23am

Exeter College Plans to Open Exceptional £2.4 million Gym and ‘New York-style’ Dance Studio

Exeter College has unveiled ambitious plans to open an exceptional £2.4 million Gym and ‘New York’-style Dance Studio.

Alongside this development, new space for music technology, art and information technology will be created, transforming the space that had previously housed the previous gym and dance floor.

The new Gym and Dance Studio is an extension to the college’s £5.9 million Sports Hall in Victoria Yard in the centre of the city, opened in 2015.

Under the...

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