Dance Umbrella


[Video] Les Nuits captivates

Renowned French choreographer Angelin Preljocaj brought his enchanting production of The Nights, a seductive and emotive work, to Johannesburg.

Les Nuits captivates

Reed dance under scrutiny

Percy Zvomuya

A piece at this year's Dance Umbrella interrogates the annual reed dance, in which young virgins are presented before King Goodwill Zwelithini.

An artless business

Pat Schwartz

As corporate ­donations for the arts dry up, many organisations need to exchange a begging bowl for a business plan, writes Pat Schwartz

An artless business

[Slideshow] Dance Umbrella 2012

This year's Dance Umbrella programme features an exciting lineup of new work, as well as some classics of South African contemporary dance.

Dance Umbrella 2012