Sunday, 26 September 2021

Children perform show after just five days of rehearsal

Children perform show after just five days of rehearsal

A HENLEY performing arts school has staged its first public performance since the coronavirus pandemic began. Thirty children aged ...

 

Dancers’ dilemmas

A NEW live-streamed production by the Rambert dance company is coming to the Oxford Playhouse. Rooms by Jo Strømgren is billed as a ...

 

Dance school founder who taught thousands of children

Dance school founder who taught thousands of children

THE founder of a Caversham dance school has died, aged 87. Jeannine Greville provided opportunities for thousands of young people ...

 

No living advent calendar, so disappointed dancers hold their own

No living advent calendar, so disappointed dancers hold their own

A DANCE academy staged its own virtual living advent calendar after Henley’s popular annual event was cancelled because of the ...

 

Strictly scenery

DID you spot the local landmark on the opening episode of the new series of the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing? The programme featured ...

 

Dance classes resume at village hall after lockdown

Dance classes resume at village hall after lockdown

DANCE and fitness classes have resumed at Sonning Common village hall after the coronavirus restrictions were eased. Kayleigh Rixon, ...

 

Ballet and theatre back in hall

A PHASED re-opening of Woodclyffe Hall in Wargrave to host ballet classes and theatre rehearsals has been agreed. But the meeting room ...

 

Kenton’s 2020 gets off to a flying start

Kenton’s 2020 gets off to a flying start

THE Kenton Theatre is getting off to a livelier than usual start to the New Year with a visit from Reading’s The Army Dance Company. ...

 

Dancing mum steps back in time with trophy wins

Dancing mum steps back in time with trophy wins

A BALLROOM dancer won two trophies in a national competition after taking part for the first time in four years. Gemma Miles came ...

 

Dancing for joy

Dancing for joy

LINDY wanted to cry buckets of tears as she ran into the Hammersmith Palais dance hall. Of all the nights for the number 65 bus to Kew ...

 

Musical alliance

FANS of heavy metal and classical music will be able to watch Metallica perform alongside the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra at the ...

 

New dance workshop

A PROFESSIONAL dancer is to hold a workshop for children in Henley on Thursday, August 29. Rosie Tong, who started her training with ...

 

Night of dancing

DANCE the night away to the sounds of salsa next Sunday (August 25) at the Norden Farm Centre for the Arts in Maidenhead from 7.30pm. ...

 

Ceilidh band are limbering up for barn dance

Ceilidh band are limbering up for barn dance

ARE you in the mood for dancing? There is a ceilidh (barn dance) at Norden Farm Centre for the Arts in Maidenhead at 7.30pm on Friday ...

 

Dance show at college

Dance show at college

STUDENT dancers at The Henley College are staging two end-of-year shows on Wednesday and Thursday (June 26 and 27). The venue is the ...

 

VIPs are welcome at burlesque night

VIPs are welcome at burlesque night

A TROUPE of burlesque dancers will be giving the front row of the Kenton Theatre the VIP treatment tomorrow night (Saturday). Based in ...

 

Strictly stars of the future

Strictly stars of the future

A GIRL who started ballroom dancing just two years ago has achieved competition success. Lucy Herbert, 12, who attends the Miles ...

 

Dancers reach national semi-finals

Dancers reach national semi-finals

A GROUP of talented dancers from JG dance have won places in the semi-finals of the British Arts National Dance Competition. The ...

 

Burlesque dancers to tease out VIPs

Burlesque dancers to tease out VIPs

A TROUPE of burlesque dancers will be giving the front row of the Kenton Theatre the VIP treatment next month. Based in Oxford and ...

 

Dirty dancing...

FAIR play to John Howell, who took part in a Zumba class at Saturday’s Health and Wellbeing Day in Henley. The Henley MP ...