Photography and design for Candoco Dance Company online publication

Posted by on Sep 17, 2015 in dance, design, photography, visual art | No Comments

Candoco Dance Company’s In Dialogue programme is a series of conversations with influential artists and practitioners, aiming to advance the level and clarity of artistic and critical dialogue within the dance and disability sector. Curated by Luke Pell with design and photography by Brian Hartley Contributions from Marc Brew, Caroline Bowditch, Rosemary Lee, Claire Cunningham […]

Imaginate Festival 2015 Coming Soon….

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in dance, education, events | No Comments

We dance, wee groove is part of the Imaginate Festival, plus a wealth of other wonderful work for young audiences. 11 – 17 May 2015 14 shows / 8 countries / 26 years / 1 festival – it can only be Imaginate 2015 The Imaginate Festival, Scotland’s international festival of performing arts for children and […]

We Dance, wee groove at Imaginate 2015

Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in dance, design, events | No Comments

We Dance, wee groove returns to Scotland in 2015, and will be part of the Imaginate Festival in May in Edinburgh. Performances at Churchill Theatre Studio, 15th – 17th May 2015. 33 Morningside, Edinburgh, EH10 4DR Venue Information accessible toilets family-friendly bar/cafe induction loop lift access street level access wheelchair accessible Bus Routes: Lothian: 11, […]

Independance 4 print design

Posted by on Mar 2, 2015 in dance, design, photography | No Comments
Independance 4 print design

design and photography for Independance 4 spring tour 2015, March and April dates across Scotland. Large format posters back from the printers, looking forward to seeing them at venues on the tour. A wonderful programme of work from Independance quartet with choreography by Christine Devaney, Ramesh Meyyappan and Stopgap Dance Company. www.indepen-dance.org.uk  

Scottish Dance Theatre performances in Edinburgh

Posted by on Feb 24, 2015 in dance, photography | No Comments
Scottish Dance Theatre performances in Edinburgh

Dreamers, Winter Again and Yama presented by Scottish Dance Theatre performed in Dundee and Edinburgh in February 2015. Production photos Brian Hartley. Posters outside Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh. http://www.scotsman.com/what-s-on/theatre-comedy-dance/dance-review-scottish-dance-theatre-1-3691132    

Cove Park research

Posted by on Feb 16, 2015 in dance, design, photography, visual art | No Comments
Cove Park research

  Research at Cove Park with an inspiring group of artists and choreographers co-ordinated by Pal Labs. Working collaboratively in a short time scale to create work based on themes of dance, choreography, location and environment. www.pallabs.org   Photos taken during the week on flickr.

Tales of a Grandson reviews

Posted by on Oct 28, 2014 in dance, design, reviews | No Comments
Tales of a Grandson reviews

Tales of a Grandson reviews from the Herald, The Scotsman and The Edinburgh Guide. The Herald Mary Brennan 28th October 2014 ***** The various tales that Andy Cannon beguiles us with in this three-part foray into his own, and Scotland’s, provenance stem from halcyon days in 1974 when – with Grandpa at the wheel of […]

Scotch Hoppers mentioned in 3,6 & 36 theatre review

Posted by on Sep 28, 2014 in dance, events, reviews | No Comments
Scotch Hoppers mentioned in 3,6 & 36 theatre review

Scotch Hoppers featured in Sarah Longfield’s 3,6 & 36 project with her son Benjamin being the “games captain” for the project, 3,6 & 36 was a wonderful project reflecting on the Games from the perspectives of the family. http://www.heraldscotland.com/arts-ents/stage/review-dance.25625334

Scotch Hoppers press coverage

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in dance, events, reviews | No Comments
Scotch Hoppers press coverage

The Herald review Mary Brennan Monday 28 July 2014 With a hop, skip, and a jump – it’s playtime! And as we loll back in deck chairs, enjoying Stillmotion’s dancers Penny Chivas, Melanie Forbes-Broomes and Scott Houston, in their natty tartan outfits (by Jennie Loof), the children’s game of hopscotch becomes a clever choreography of […]

SubCity Radio interview

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in dance, design, events | No Comments

Scotch Hoppers director Brian Hartley, interviewed by Gareth Vile on the Vile Arts radio Hour on Sub City radio.  (approximately 15 mins in to the programme). http://www.subcity.org/shows/thevileartsradiohour/3c03a/?play