Saturday, 15 August 2020

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 ...

 

Young dancers take 10 firsts at national finals

Young dancers take 10 firsts at national finals

YOUNG dancers from the Henley area achieved enormous success in a national stage performance competition. Pupils of J G Dance, which ...

 

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. ...