On 15th June at 2 p.m. (CET), the new project Dance and Performing Arts Criticism in Europe organises an open panel discussion that will address the challenges and issues encountered by dance critics in the time of pandemic.
Last week, the dance world was rocked by the sudden death of 35-year-old British choreographer Liam Scarlett. The cause of his untimely demise has not been specified yet...
I have met up with the members of the SPOKL collective in a virtual space. Their project called S dovolením (Excuse me!), though still a work-in-progress, caught my attention shortly before the autumn closure of theatres.
The TANEC PRAHA international festival of contemporary dance and physical theatre is keeping up preparations for its 33rd edition.
The National Theatre Brno ensembles have prepared 18 premieres for the 2021/2022 season. Some of the titles have already been staged and later rescheduled during the past two seasons affected by the pandemic.
April 10 this year marks the 120th birthday of one of the major figures of Czech avant-garde dance and theatre - the left-oriented dancer, actor, choreographer, teacher, journalist and writer Míra Holzbachová...
Prague Chambre Ballet is keeping in touch with its audiences through online media. On Mall.tv, it presents brand-new productions alongside revived works by the company’s founder, Pavel Šmok (1927-2016).
The Czech National Ballet is bringing another online world premiere this week. Scheduled to be presented over the company’s YouTube channel on Thursday, March 25, Dos Solos Soles
Three questions for Douglas Lee: “You can get emotional resonance from an unusual shape or dynamic movement.”
Determined not to rob its audience of an exceptional experience, the Czech National Ballet is going to publish video recordings of three brand-new performances (originally presented under the umbrella title Phoenix) on its YouTube channel.
Taneční aktuality, the provider of the online platform Czech Dance News, presents a new series of international debates “Focus on Dance”, dedicated to the various aspects of and professions within the art of dance.
Slamdance Film Festival 2021 presented Tereza Vejvodová’s short film Delimitation fusing dance art and experimental film formats as part of the category of narrative shorts.
When the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic hit Europe in March 2020, the South Bohemian Theatre ballet company was busy rehearsing Petr Zuska and Štěpán Benyovsky’s new ballet Radio Free Cunning Little Vixen.