Tea Time Talk with Richard Chappell | Kaleider, Exeter
Free talk for young people (13-25 years old) with choreographer Richard Chappell, who will discuss the ewards and difficulties of being a young artist
TASTE | Cscape Dance, Exeter Phoenix
Inspired by the tapestries of Grayson Perry, Taste is a delicious romp of a show with humour, irreverence and playfulness at its heart.
Arts and Mental Health Day, Gloucester Guildhall
An event for professionals working in the Arts and Mental Health field, with a performance of 'I Am Joan' from Meanfeet Dance.
Africarmen | Tavaziva Dance, Exeter Northcott
Tavaziva’s Africarmen is a sumptuous and evocative dance production loosely based on Georges Bizet’s popular opera, Carmen.
Aakash Odedra Murmur 2.0, Dartington Space
Award winning Aakash Odedra Company pushes the boundaries of narrative style dance using a movement vocabulary which blends contemporary dance, Kathak and Bharat Natyam. Including a post show talk.
17th - 24th October
Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty, Plymouth Theatre Royal
Matthew Bourne’s dazzling production has won the hearts of thousands and smashed box office records across the UK and the USA since its world première here in Plymouth. A gothic romance for all ages, Sleeping Beauty is now back by popular demand.
…In The Middle With You | Hagit Yakira Dance, Exeter Phoenix
Live music and a cast of five dancers, lure audiences in, with personal stories of love, friendship, loss and life, energy and physicality to take us to a more muted and abstract experience that becomes highly intimate.
27th - 29th October
Swan Lake | Birmingham Royal Ballet, Plymouth Theatre Royal A timeless story of good, evil and the all-conquering power of love, Tchaikovsky’sSwan Lake is without doubt the most famous of all classical ballets.
Candoco Dance Company | Double Bill, The House, Plymouth (Pictured)
Candoco Dance Company, the world’s leading contemporary dance company of disabled and non-disabled performers, has been creating acclaimed and cutting edge work for over 20 years. In this new double bill they are presenting works by two of the most exciting new artistic talents working in the UK today.
Swan Lake | First Steps, Plymouth Theatre Royal
An introduction to this beautiful ballet, specially adapted for children age 3-7.
29th - 30th October
October Dance Camp with Lottie Smith, Paignton
October Dance Camp will run for two days at premises in Paignton, Thursdays session will be for Juniors and Fridays for the Seniors. Training in Body Conditioning, Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary and more.
31st October - 1st November
Walk of Life | The Winds of Change, West Dorset/East Devon
Extend your movement experience, refresh your professional practice in the inspiring landscapes of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site in West Dorset/East Devon.
Birmingham Royal Ballet | Watch A Class, Plymouth Theatre Royal
Ever wondered just how ballet dancers do what they do? This is your chance to look behind the scenes and watch Birmingham Royal Ballet’s talented dancers in their final preparations for a performance of world class dancing.
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