Tag: Dance

Jock McFadyen Gallery / 2021 Neave Fowkes

Artists, Dancers and Actors – Four things to see at The Lowry this week

Whether you want to walk around a gallery or relax watching a dance show , here’s a number of things […]

image of dancer and former Salford student, Chloe-Anne Brown. image was permitted to use by her

“When you realise that, it isolates you a bit”- The art of ballet is all about looking and feeling the part, so why are People of Colour being under-represented when it comes to roles and dancewear?

Ballerina’s who are People of Colour, unfortunately, have limited access to pointe shoes which are an essential part of the […]

Image permission: Anna Holvey

“Sweaty Mama is a place where you’re not isolated” – Mother-baby workout classes offer safe space for parents

Sweaty Mama is a parent-baby workout class aiming to offer mums a safe support network. Anna Holvey, leader of the […]

Christos Christophides and Holly Hook
Photos taken by Aaron Benzoe

“You are very critical of yourself, not just of other people” – Salford TikTok dancers explain how they use social media to gain exposure

Dance students use the social media platform TikTok to enhance their careers, but claim ‘it’s harder for artists now.’ Christos […]

Lowry press picture. Photo by Simon Annand https://www.flickr.com/photos/thelowry/49424195261/in/album-72157712781814827/

Review: ‘Nutcracker!’ by Matthew Bourne ignites festivities at The Lowry

When you think of revolutionising a 130-year-old Christmas classic, dancers licking each other’s arms, vigorous bum shaking, and a ginormous […]

The Lost Happy Endings coming to The Lowry Theatre.
Image Credit: The Lowry Theatre Press Office (press release)

Prime Minister Pinocchio: The Lost Happy Endings ballet comes to The Lowry

A new ballet theatre production is opening at The Lowry theatre which will see some of the most memorable fairytale […]

Photo credit: Jennie Doolan (gave permission to use)

“One person made a difference in my life, all it takes is one person” – JD Dance celebrates its five-year anniversary

This month, Salford dance school JD Dance will be celebrating their fifth year of being open. Owner, Jennie Doolan started […]

Salford University students taking part in their annual 12 hour danceathon challenge.

Salford University danceathon supports Manchester Action on Street Health

The Salford University Dance Society had smiles all around on Saturday as they reunited for their annual 12 hour danceathon […]

Copyright: Sarah Grime 2020

Salford’s newest virtual dance class gains 100 members after one week

More than 100 children have joined Salford Community Leisure’s (SCL) School of Dance virtual dance classes after only a week […]