Farewell February, Hello March and hallelujah to seeing the daffodils peep their head above ground. Spring is looking to have exploded and so too did our Spring Dance event co-presented by The Dome at The Basement on Friday 15th, showcasing next generation talent in the shape of Amy Morvell, Panos Malactos and Natalie Bell. It was great to have a packed house there to support the advent of these bright stars careers, so a big thank you to all who came and a heads up to keep an eye out for them to those of you who couldn’t. Read on for our latest news, forthcoming events and nuggets of revelatory info.
50:50 Dance Programming – Is it time forquotas?
On Tuesday 5th March, as part of The Dome Spring programme celebrating International Women’s Day, South East Dance Artistic Director Cath James will host 50:50 programming asking if the solution to refocusing the spotlight on female dance makers is to apply quotas.
South East Dance 21st Birthday nostalgia
We put the call out for any archive material you might have that might help us celebrate South East Dance’s coming of age birthday. This priceless piece from 2003 emerged, celebrating Brighton’s unique creative environment and so many of the artists we’ve supported over the years who embody this.
Boy Blue: Blak Whyte Gray
Through powerful, drilled choreography and a ground-shaking electronic score,Blak Whyte Grayis a cry for cultural reawakening, a return to roots, a celebration, a revolution and a profoundly human experience.