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WELCOME

I warmly welcome you to the 38th Dance              anything you have seen before, Norwegian
Umbrella, London’s annual international             artists breaking the age barrier, and even a room
dance festival. We are keen to share the            full of music and lush green grass for you to kick
choreographic love with you. For two weeks          off your shoes and catch your breath.
in October you can catch London, UK and
world premieres by a swathe of inventive 	          Artists help us navigate our rapidly changing
and insightful artists.                             world, and I invite you to come and set sail
                                                    with us.
We have spartan duets by Olympic
choreographers from Greece, shows where             Emma Gladstone
20 Londoners take to the stage, two shows for       Artistic Director and Chief Executive
children by flying Dutch men and women, and
shows by anonymous artists asking you to take 	
a leap of faith; there is Kathak from India unlike

HELP MAKE ARTISTS’ IDEAS A REALITY                                                                      cover photo: © Nikos Nikolopoulos

By donating to our Commission Fund you will enable us to commission
innovative artists to create great new work. Play your part in celebrating 		
21st Century choreography at Dance Umbrella and beyond.

Donate £5 today by texting ‘DUCF16 £5’ to 70070. Every penny you 		
give goes to the artists we work with. Thank you.

For more information on how to support us, please contact Georgina 	
Landau on 020 7257 9380 or georgina@danceumbrella.co.uk

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