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Everyone remembers their first time: the awkwardness, the excitement, the uncertainty. For better or worse, the first foray onto a dance floor is something you remember. For many, it’s among…
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Screencap of Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze in Dirty Dancing, Love Man scene

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Dance+: Dirty Dancing

Alexandra Gray on her first time watching Dirty Dancing – and why Baby’s first time on the dancefloor stays with her

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Photo of Taneli Törmä in Sophie Bellin-Hansen’s bell-covered costume, for the second section of the triptych COVER

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Taneli Törmä: COVER – A symphonic poem in three movements

A merger of choreography and sound installation, Finnish artist Taneli Törmä’s COVER sensitively explores the kinaesthetic experience of sound.

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Photo of Rocío Molina, Lola Cruz and Síliva Perez Cruz in Grito Pelao

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Rocío Molina: Grito Pelao

They say that Mother knows best, but does she know how to turn that into a performance?

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Gisèle Vienne: Crowd

Is dance raving mad to look to the rave scene for inspiration?

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Kwame Asafo-Adjei’s Family Honour

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Danse Élargie 2018: big opportunities, bigger ambition

Beatboxing, b-boys, a beach and a balloon enlarge our concept of ‘dance’ in the fifth edition of the multi-disciplinary choreographic competition

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Miet Warlop’s Fruits of Labor at Potsdamer Tanztage 2018

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Potsdamer Tanztage
or: 3 × 3 = 8

When does 3 × 3 = 8? When our three reviewers go to three performances each at Berlin’s 2018 Potsdamer Tanztage festival

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Woman held up by others in Veza Fernández dance theatre Wenn Auge Mund Wird

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Bausch rebooted: Veza Fernández’s Wenn Auge Mund Wird

Vienna-based Veza Fernández refracts Bauschian Tanztheater through a contemporary prism

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Dance+: A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

Dancing home alone before going out to do what vampires do. Ka Bradley on a moment of dance in the movie A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night

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