dance Archive

Eric Underwood: ‘I was told, you’re black, wear black ballet shoes’

If you’re not a morning person, don’t have breakfast with Royal Ballet star Eric Underwood. The 32-year-old beams with the sort of superhero levels of confidence and joy that would make anyone feel a bit Eeyore-ish by comparison. As he tucks into his meal (two fried eggs with a side of chorizo; he leaves the toast), he even says, “I just really enjoy being myself.” …

Watch this crazy contortionist's dance

The latest from Shakirudeen Adewale Alade, aka Bonetics, who first twisted our melons on Britain’s Got Talent in 2015. (via Laughing Squid) report this ad This week on HOME: Stories From L.A.: A roving. shifting company of dance and performance artists is nudging its audiences to think about home differently — by bringing one-off, site-specific performances to houses, live-work spaces and tiny …

I Was Raped by My Stepfather — Just One More Example of Brazil's Epidemic of Sexual Violence

As the Olympic flame went out and the last fireworks of Rio’s carnival-like closing ceremony fizzled away, the reality sets back in for the thousands of women and girls who regularly experience brutal violence in Brazil, often in their own homes. In a country where over 500,000 people are raped … Continue reading Source link

Dancers in the house

This week on HOME: Stories From L.A.:  A roving. shifting company of dance and performance artists is nudging its audiences to think about home differently — by bringing one-off, site-specific performances to houses, live-work spaces and tiny apartments all over the Los Angeles area. Meet homeLA. HOME is a member of the Boing Boing Podcast Network. If you like what you hear, please rate/review the show …