General News

Full of excitement and pride on a Monday

At a deserted Trinity Laban on Monday evening, a studio brimmed with creative, excited and talented young dancers who shared the results of their term of hard work with an audience of parents, extended family, friends and Candoco staff. Candoco Artists Anne-Gaelle Thiriot and …

Delirious in Dakar for 72 hours

Spectacular drumming at L'Association Handirythme de Guediawaye
Last month Hannah Dye, our Learning Producer, and I spent 3 days in Senegal visiting theatres, cultural centres and organisations involved with Arts and/or Disability. Our days were so packed that at times it felt like a rally, a rally …

Picture perfect: from Armenia with love

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Through our ongoing partnership with British Council Armenia and their Unlimited: Making the Right Moves programme, Candoco Artist Jemima Hoadley recently visited Yerevan to choreograph a new work with Armenia’s first inclusive dance company. With the 100 year anniversary of the Armenian genocide as …

Summertime, and the living is…Two for C

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Artistic Co-Director Stine Nilsen shares her memories past and present of our outdoor performances and the new audiences and insights that working out in the open brings to our work…. The 13th June saw the beginning of Candoco Dance Company’s short but …

Immersed in the Lagos way

Candoco is embarking on an exciting project with British Council Nigeria, aiming to support the development of a new work by a choreographer from Lagos. The inclusive work will be performed by local dancers later in the year in Lagos. …

On to Glasgow, The Show Must Go On

This week sees our last performances of The Show Must Go On at Tramway, Glasgow . Our Assistant Producer and Production Assistant on the show, Saphia Bishop, looks back on the last few months along with reflections from our guest cast …

International Summer Lab 2015 – Applications Open

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  We are delighted to present our 2015 International Summer Lab at Rambert Dance Company’s Studio in London this August. The Lab will run Monday 3 – Friday 7 August and applications are now open for disabled and non-disabled dancers. This year’s Lab will be …