2faced Dance Company

June Recap: Dance Umbrella says Man Up

It’s that time once again and it’s been a bit of a quiet month. But it looks like the beacon has been passed onto Dance Umbrella to continue what seems to be the most active year for the gender inequality debate. 

Man Up. A saying itself quite charged with issues of gender prejudice. Though I suspect it was chosen for that very same reason.

Dance Umbrella is introducing yet another debate on the topic – Man Up: The Gender of Choreography. Is it time for quotas? (more…)

May Recap: Hundreds march on from The Bench

Time for a bit more digging! Quite a lot has occurred in May, and the words on everyone’s lips has been ‘The Bench’.

The three year programme has been developed as a response to the ongoing concerns about the lack of equality currently faced by female choreographers within the contemporary dance sector. (more…)