Works for me: A foot in the door

Winner of the 2016/17 Apprenticeship Award for the Best Work Placement/Intern Jade Leatham, tells us how participating in

Young people create rap-inspired mural for Graffical 2017

Budding young rappers and aspiring creatives came together over June half term for Graffical 2017, a two-day workshop

NYDC tours nationwide and announces new Guest Artistic Director

National Youth Dance Company (NYDC) is touring the UK this summer performing Tarantiseismic, a powerful exploration of melancholia, ritual, control and abandon by choreographer and current Guest Artistic Director Damien Jalet. The tour sees NYDC visiting six different venues, including a performance at Latitude Festival in Suffolk, before returning to Sadler’s Wells for the company

Sadler’s Wells brings dance to Wilderness Festival

This August Sadler’s Wells will return to the Wilderness Festival for the second consecutive year. Set in the

Tapping into Michelle Dorrance

We spoke to Michelle Dorrance, founding member of tap sensation Dorrance Dance, about her career to date and

The Movement – Online Video Casting Call

CASTING CALL Casting date: Wednesday 28 June 2017 Location: Birmingham Hippodrome/Dance Exchange Studio 2 (entrance via Thorpe St.)

Discovering the Voices of the Amazon

We talked to Ella Spira, Composer and Producer with Sisters Grimm, about new show Voices of the Amazon

Elixir Festival 2017

Meet Fran Landsman Ahead of this year’s Elixir Festival, which celebrates lifelong creativity and the contribution of older

Herb planting at Sadler’s Wells

At Sadler’s Wells, we have a Green Team that makes sure that all we do is as environmentally friendly

Sadler’s Wells soaks up the sun and turns it into electricity

What better way to celebrate the summer than giving your photovoltaic cells a good clean? That’s exactly what Sadler’s Wells has done this week, as we prepare for the summer months. With average highs of 28 degrees this weekend, the solar panels will be working overtime to gather as much light as possible to turn

Nitin Sawhney receives Lifetime Achievement Ivor Novello award

Sadler’s Wells’ Associate Artist Nitin Sawhney picked up the lifetime achievement honour at the Ivor Novello awards earlier this month. The British musician, producer and composer was presented with the award, which is bestowed in recognition of exceptional creative talent, by actor and director Andy Serkis at the event on 18 May. Speaking to Music

Sadler’s Wells and Birmingham Royal Ballet launch Ballet Now

In association with Sadler’s Wells, Birmingham Royal Ballet has launched a new initiative to develop the choreographers, composers and designers of the future. Ballet Now is a five-year programme of professional development, with BRB and Sadler’s Wells commissioning two works each year , supporting a total of six artists per year – one choreographer, composer

Meet Nora

We caught up with Eleanor Sikorski from Nora to find out more about the dancer-led initiative and what to expect from the much anticipated return of Nora Invites… in the Lilian Baylis on 1 and 2 June. How did Nora come about? Flora and I started Nora, essentially, so that we could do more dancing.

Award-winning Betroffenheit at Sadler’s Wells broadcast on BBC4

Sadler’s Wells’ co-production Betroffenheit, created by Associate Artist Crystal Pite and author and actor Jonathon Young, will be broadcast on BBC4 this Sunday 7 May at 9pm. Described as “an astonishingly ambitious, brilliantly realised, tender-hearted meditation on the nature of bereavement, grief, and the coping strategies of the mind”, the production is a sensitively and

Meet Project O

Alexandrina Hemsley and Jamila Johnson-Small are London-based dance duo Project O. This May they bring the UK Premiere