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Candoco Dance Company are a leading company of disabled and non disabled dancers who will be celebrating their 20th Anniversary next year. They are currently touring with their triple bill titled Renditions with works choreographed by Sarah Michelson, Emanuel Gat and Wendy Houstoun. Follow what the company and the dancers are up to with their weekly blog.

Candoco at the Queen Elizabeth Hall

10 October 2010

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By Annie Hanauer (Dancer) So hot on the heels of Chris’s very eloquent and thoughtful blog, here’s my moment of panic and excitement: We’re performing on the Southbank! Tomorrow! And Tuesday! After our long summer hiatus and coming creaking back into autumn tour, we’re diving headlong into our big London debut at Queen Elizabeth Hall. Yes, I’m nervous, especially since an old neck injury (or a new one piled on top of the old?) has chosen an excellent time to flare...

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Hungary Hungry for Candoco

9 October 2010

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photo of two dancers posing against a white background

By Chris Owen (Dancer) Hungary was Candoco’s first European tour date of 2010 and I was one of the lucky ones to spend a week there prior to our performance. Kimberly (associate artist for Candoco) and I were based in Pecs, a historic provincial city in South Hungary. Pecs was awarded Capital of Culture 2010 and with such a prestigious title comes somewhat of a face-lift. An influx of art dominates the city, new bars and restaurants decorate the streets and transport has moved away for...

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