Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella at the Birmingham Hippodrome

Matthew Bourne's Cinderella - What about dance

After years of ballet lessons and going to see the ballet, it has been some time since I’ve been to big ballet production. I’d managed to buy tickets for the last night of Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella at the Birmingham Hippodrome and Saturday was our time Continue reading Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella at the Birmingham Hippodrome

Tango Fire setting the argentine tango stage alight

Tango Fire - on the argentine tango stage - What about dance

I’ve only had a couple of weekender classes learning argentine tango, but I love to watch it.  It’s one of those dances that unless you’re brought up dancing it, it’s going to take year to get to a reasonable standard.  It also unnerves me about Continue reading Tango Fire setting the argentine tango stage alight

Captive by Motionhouse Dance Theatre – outdoor dance

Captive performance by Motionhouse dance theatre - What about dance

This blog might be focused largely on modern jive because that’s the dance style I mostly do myself.  But I love most styles of dance and I’m keen to bring in other styles to What about Dance.  Because that’s what modern jive is – a Continue reading Captive by Motionhouse Dance Theatre – outdoor dance

Lost by Motionhouse – contemporary dance

Lost by Motionhouse Dance Theatre -

I love dance. Obviously I do otherwise I’d not have set up this blog.  But while I might love dance, there’s certain genres I’ll enjoy watching more than others. I was brought up watching and doing ballet, loved musical theatre, and I’ve done lots of Continue reading Lost by Motionhouse – contemporary dance