Contemporary

John; Torobaka review

Lloyd Newson's tale of a man seeking love in a gay sauna is bleak but compassionate. And Akram Khan and Israel Galván square up with kathak and flamenco.

Torobaka, Sadler’s Wells, London – review

Israel Galván and Akram Khan moved with heady bravua as they explored their shared dance heritage.

Curious Encounters/ Close Encounters - Candoco Dance Company - Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler's Wells

Candoco Dance Company, the contemporary dance company of disabled and non-disabled dancers presents two unique events in the Lilian Baylis Studio as part of the =dance season, offering audiences a Close Encounter with the company through performances, wor

Fiery Footwork, Flashy Fingers: Akram Khan and Israel Galván

The always-watchable Akram Khan has been delighting audiences with his innovative combinations of kathak and contemporary dance for over a decade.

Akram Khan & Israel Galván – Torobaka – London

A circle of light on stage demarcates the performance area for Torobaka, a new work jointly created by dancers Akram Khan and Israel Galván.

Torobaka review Akram Khan and Israel Galváns duet is more like a duel

Circling each other, arms whirling, these two superb dancers combine their kathak and flamenco styles with ferocious intensity.

Torobaka , Sadler's Wells, London

What do Indian Kathak and Spanish flamenco dance have in common?

TOROBAKA, Israel Galván & Akram Khan, Sadler's Wells

When you're talking about dancers, the old adage about genius being 99% perspiration has a point.

Thomas Adès: See the Music, Hear the Dance, review, Sadler's Wells: 'an extraordinary feat'

Thomas Adès music is realised on a grand scale in this exhilaratingly imaginative production.

Review: Ivan Blackstock - A Harlem Dream - Young Vic

Part The Great Gatsby, part downtown Lagos, the Young Vic’s tiny Maria space has a new identity for Dance Umbrella’s co-commissioned show: A Harlem Dream.