dance

Music

listen to this genre-bending acid house hip-hop electro mix

Ahead of playing at Belfast’s AVA Festival, Irish DJ Sally C has whipped us up a mind-melting trip of a playlist. You’re welcome!
Roisin Lanigan
4.16.19
Film

oleg ivenko: the dancer telling the story of ballet’s first pop icon

The Ukrainian professional dancer and first-time actor discusses his role as Rudolf Nureyev: the Soviet ballet sensation who controversially defected to Paris during the Cold War.
Ryan White
3.20.19
Film

sofia boutella says gaspar noé’s ‘climax’ will make you feel something

As the film is released in US, the French-Algerian actress shares what it was like making the LSD-laced dance-horror with one of film’s most divisive directors.
Sarah Gooding
3.7.19
Culture

james whiteside defies the heteronormative world of ballet

i-D talks to the ballet superstar about his psychosexual dance play, and his Dairy Queens drag persona Ühu Betch.
Emma Russell
11.8.18
Culture

adam curtis is making an illuminati-themed entrance into the dance world

Along with choreographer Rosie Kay, Adam Curtis’ new project imagines Britney Spears under the influence of the CIA.
Bryony Stone
11.7.18
Fashion

13 of the world’s most exciting dancers wear cottweiler for rambert2

Design duo Cottweiler discuss creating brain biopsy inspired costumes for the debut performance of Rambert's new company.
Steve Salter
11.6.18
Music

syd b doesn’t want you to feel alone

The singer/songwriter is making great R&B, by way of Andrea Bocelli and Joni Mitchell.
Georgie Wright
7.18.18
Music

director autumn de wilde reveals the witchcraft in florence's new video

Big God is a big mood. As are these behind the scenes photos.
Roisin Lanigan
6.21.18
Music

inside the viral world of afrobeats dance routines

In one week a video of a dancer called Prinny doing a routine to Drogba had been ripped and re-posted thousands of times, and racked up over 15 million views on one Facebook video alone.
Ian McQuaid
3.22.18
Culture

woman srsly is the new dance platform challenging gender bias within the performing arts

For too long female dancers and choreographers have been denied agency over their own bodies, overlooked in favour of their male counterparts. British dancer and choreographer Grace Nicol founded a collective to challenge this.
Violet Conroy
1.29.18
dance

tilda swinton stars in video to promote hiv treatment

The actress dances a dance for a medical breakthrough in traditional treatment plans.
Hanna Hanra
12.1.17
Film

watch grace wales bonner and harley weir’s beautiful new film

Shot in South Africa, PRACTICE is scored by Dev Hynes and focuses on teenage ballet dancer Leroy Mokgatle.
Charlotte Gush
9.5.17
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