Category: General

Phoenix Dance Theatre’s The Rite of Spring: Haitian Voudou, what is it?

Phoenix Dance Theatre’s The Rite of Spring: Haitian Voudou, what is it?

In 1913 when the Ballet Russes performed to Igor Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring for the first time audience members at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées were shocked at the avant-garde nature of the work and apparently broke out into riots. Now, over 100 years later Phoenix Dance Theatre perform a reworking by Haitian-born choreographer, Jeanguy […]

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Apply to perform in Aladdin

Apply to perform in Aladdin

Do you love performing? Can you dance, act or sing? Are you between the ages of 9 and 17? And are you prepared to work hard and commit a lot of time to the show? Then we need you to be part of the Young Chorus for Aladdin – the Lawrence Batley Theatre’s 2018 professionally […]

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Bringing Now or Never to Huddersfield

Bringing Now or Never to Huddersfield

Last week we erected a huge big top tent in Greenhead Park to bring the international Circus Tsuica to Huddersfield. With a day to get the tent up before the first show the LBT tech team worked around the clock to get the performance area complete. Watch the clip below to see the end results.

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