We first featured footage from Vincent Dance Theatre’s ‘Broken Chords’ over a year ago along with our second video interview with Charlotte Vincent. This coming January the work takes to the stage again to kick of the company’s winter tour of this heady mixture of dance, drama and comedy.
Two kinetically named dance companies in as many weeks, what are we to do? Ricochet Dance Productions, the renamed Ricochet Dance Company, have been in the mix for for 17 years now commissioning works from old and new dance makers alike.
Normally, here in TheLab™ we are not big fans of kinetic names for dance companies but we can let ‘Collision’ go because we like the idea of smashing things together, just don’t judge us for it!
It is fitting that one of the final video features we will be carrying this year is also one of the best new works we have featured. Wired Aerial Theatre’s work ‘Handmade/Manmade’ is a stand out creation because not only is it very clever, superbly performed and crafted it’s actually entertaining.
Another overseas hidden gem reveals itself in the form of Dance Theatre Ireland, based in the Republic of Ireland, no more than a stones throw away from the English coast but isolated, sort of, by hefty touring costs. Although they have ventured into Europe during the company’s ten years the current tour is, for the […]