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Do. The. Thing.

I want to try that. It’s a thought I have frequently, and I’m going to assume that you might too. What stops you? For me? Most of the time? It’s fear. Day in, day out I have ideas, thoughts and feelings about things – small things, big things, new things. It’s exciting and the propulsive energy is addictive. But then… Read more →

Reviewing dance

Wendy Huston, Judith Mackrell… dancers, choreographers, and critics alike are despairing over the pressures to write a performance review on the basis of a star system – being overly critical, and genuinely biased toward good/bad. It was a point Huston addressed in the recent Juncture Festival in Leeds, and Mackrell wrote about for The Guardian, succumbing to these pressures is… Read more →