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People Amy Voris


Amy Voris is a dance-artist based in Hampshire, UK. Her current practice is inspired by …

Links Tamara Rojo Interview in Time Out


The artistic director of the English National Ballet wants dance to stop being seen as…

Blog How The Table came to be – reflections from Claire Macdonald 08.03.12 How The Table came to be – reflections from Claire Macdonald


I’m sitting in an empty room, in Leeds, at Yorkshire Dance. It’s the afternoon of …

Links Lily Allen does not represent all feminism – and nor should she Why is there so much expectation on one woman?


“In my mind though, the wider question is not whether or not Lily Allen’s feminist …

Links Sexism in Dance Where are all the female choreographers?


Want to be a ballerina? No problem. But any girl dreaming of a career in …

Activity Feminism and Dance – have things improved? A Debate from Chisenhale Dance Space


After at least two decades in the shade a new feminism is revealing itself. This …

Links Magdalena Breaking ground and making waves for three decades


The groundbreaking feminist theatre network, Magdalena, has been working across cultures and genres for almost …

People Liz Aggiss


Liz Aggiss is a Brighton based performer, choreographer, film-maker, writer, artiste and Professor of Visual …

Links a girl’s guide to taking over the world…


A girl’s guide to taking over the world was created originally to promote the stories …

People Jane Coulston


Jane is the Director Choreographer of Beyond Repair Dance, a contemporary dance company. After finishing …

Links Susie Orbach


Susie Orbach is a psychotherapist, psychoanalyst, writer and social critic. Her latest book is Bodies …

Links Apne Aap Women Worldwide


A grassroots movement to end sex trafficking

Apne Aap Women Worldwide is a grassroots Indian …

People Rachel Krische


Senior Lecturer and course leader in Dance at Leeds Metropolitan University, Rachel is a member …

People Deanna Shoemaker


Deanna Shoemaker is an Associate Professor of Communication/Performance Studies at Monmouth University in New Jersey. …

Blog The Brighton Table Dinner – thoughts from Claire MacDonald 07.01.13 The Brighton Table Dinner – thoughts from Claire MacDonald


It’s a week and more since our second Table dinner, and my mind is still …

People Lou Cope


Lou Cope is a British dramaturg, writer and teacher, who recently moved from Belgium to …

Blog The New Jersey Table Dinner – reflections from Claire Macdonald 23.10.13 The New Jersey Table Dinner – reflections from Claire Macdonald


How to change, how to keep going.

The 4th Table dinner held just outside New …

Links The Fawcett Society Closing the inequality gap since 1866


Fawcett is the UK’s leading campaign for equality between women and men. Where there’s an …

People Holly Noble


Holly trained at The Arts Educational School in Tring and at Laban Conservatoire in Greenwich …