Sunday, 20 May 2018

Dancers step into semi-final of national competition

Dancers step into semi-final of national competition

A GROUP of dancers from J G Dance have won places in the semi-finals of the British Arts National Dance Competition. The dancers, aged ...

 

Intriguing ‘thread’ is well worth picking up

Intriguing ‘thread’ is well worth picking up

Sutra | New Theatre Oxford | Friday, March 23 TAKE 20 “warrior” monks from the Shaolin temple in China, including one remarkable boy ...

 

Salsa dancer helps prove it's good for you

Salsa dancer helps prove it's good for you

A SALSA teacher from Shiplake appeared on a new television series on Wednesday. Jennifer Benavidez-Glasspole was featured in The Truth ...

 

Debbie's back on form

Debbie's back on form

DEBBIE MCGEE bounced back with her latest performance on Strictly Come Dancing. The radio presenter, who lives in Wargrave, was joint ...

 

Strictly silver lining

DEBBIE McGEE’S spectacular success in Strictly Come Dancing has given a boost to a business in her home village of Wargrave. Active ...

 

Real-life Billy Elliot wins English National Ballet role

Real-life Billy Elliot wins English National Ballet role

THE son of a Sonning Common zumba instructor has landed a key role in the English National Ballet’s new production of The Nutcracker. ...

 

New venue's slice of Noughties nostalgia

New venue's slice of Noughties nostalgia

PARTY venue Popworld has landed in Reading town centre — offering revellers a slice of Noughties nostalgia. Taking over the former ...

 

Debbie's dance debut

Debbie's dance debut

DEBBIE McGEE will take to the dance floor when a new Strictly Come Dancing series begins tomorrow evening (Saturday). The radio ...

 

Showtime

Showtime

More than 30 children took part in a performance of Roald Dahl’s Matilda at Trinity Hall in in Henley. The young members of Steph’s ...

 

Debbie's dishes fail

Debbie's dishes fail

DEBBIE McGEE has been eliminated from Celebrity MasterChef. The radio presenter, who lives in Wargrave, was knocked out in her second ...

 

Debbie to follow in husband's footsteps

Debbie to follow in husband's footsteps

DEBBIE McGEE is bidding to win two reality TV shows. The radio presenter, who lives in Wargrave, was unveiled this week as the 13th ...

 

Dancer visit

DANCER Ian Waite, who performed on Strictly Come Dancing, is to visit The Henley College on September 17 to train people on how to ...

 

Ballet classes

A NEW ballet class for elderly people will be held in Wargrave. Wargrave Swans, which will be led by dance teacher Stephanie Bell, ...

 

Salsa teacher dances in carnival procession

Salsa - carnival

A SALSA teacher from Shiplake took part in a two-hour dancing competition at the 40th Reading Carnival on the second May bank holiday. ...

 

Variety is the spice of life for burlesque foursome

Variety is the spice of life for burlesque foursome

DANCERS from one of one of London’s top burlesque troupes are coming to the Kenton Theatre next weekend for what is billed as the ...

 

Fairytale performances by young dancers in charity show

Fairytale performances by young dancers in charity show

MORE than 150 dancers took part in a show by the Madelaine Kelly School of Dancing in Wargrave. The school, based at the Woodclyffe ...

 

Feet first

Feet first

upils from J G Dance have won places in the semi-finals of the British Arts National Dance Competition. The dancers, aged five to 17, ...

 

Schoolchildren sing Sixties hits for music competition

Schoolchildren sing Sixties hits for music competition

Pupils at Rupert House School in Henley sang and danced to hits from across four decades as part of a music competition. Youngsters ...

 

Rugby club ball returns

MORE than 200 people attended a dinner dance at Henley Rugby Club’s new-look clubhouse. The Henley Ball featured a champagne reception ...