General News

Let’s go on with the show!

The Show Must Go On by Jerome Bel. Photo by Riccardo Musacchio & Flavio Ianniello
It is now less than a month before we begin rehearsals for The Show Must Go On. Described by the New York Times as ‘sly, witty, joyous fun’, The Show Must Go On is one of the iconic works in the career …

Islington Arts Award Research and Support Team

Arts Award Supporter Team
We have partnered up with local Islington organisations All Change and Almeida Theatre to engage 3 young professionals to research, evaluate and feedback the journeys and experiences of young people achieving Arts Award.

The show will go on with your help…

'THE SHOW MUST GO ON' by Jerome Bel. Photo by Riccardo Musacchio & Flavio Ianniello
It’s all hands on deck at the Candoco HQ as we gear up for the hotly anticipated the Show Must Go On which is opening at Sadler’s Well’s on Friday 20 March and Saturday 21 March, before touring to Nottingham …

Cando2’s Premiere of Game Over

Angie Goddard, a dancer in Candoco’s youth company Cando2, gives insight to their curtain raiser performance at the Queen Elizabeth Hall earlier this month.

Cando2 and a youth discussion of Gender

Rob Hesp rehearsing with Cando2 at the Commonwealth Youth Dance Festival (2014). Photo by Sarah Blanc
Rob Hesp is a member of Cando2 and performed in Her All the Time with them as part of the Commonwealth Youth Dance Festival in Glasgow earlier this year. 

Support Candoco at Christmas

In celebration of Christmas we’re delighted to present our Candoco Christmas Advent Calendar. Each day of the calendar will reveal one of the artists performing in our upcoming new production, The Show Must Go On. In 2015 Candoco will be staging …

In the Studio with Alexander Whitley

Laura Dajao, Andrew Graham and Hearns Sebuado in the Candoco studio
Laura Dajao was a member of Cando2 and performed with Candoco at the closing ceremony of the Paralympics in 2012. She now works as an independent artist/choreographer and recently joined us in the studio for a research week with choreographer …

Let’s Talk About Dance

Leo Burtin is currently working with Live at LICA as their Creative Producer and is also the Director and Creative Producer for Leap. In 2012 he produced Dance Cuts for Live at LICA, where Candoco performed their anniversary triple bill Turning 20. He reflects …