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The Guide: dance: Breakin' Convention London: Northern Ballet: Mixed Bill London

May 3, 2014

judith mackrell Better known for its repertory of full-length story ballets, this Leeds-based company is coming south with some very different one-act works. Concertante is Hans van Manen's setting o

Now in its 11th year, the Wells' annual festival of hip-hop dance-theatre has become one of the key fixtures of the calendar, one that embraces both local and international talent. Programmed by choreographer and performer Jonzi D, this year's lineup includes the ILL-Abilities crew, an international B-boy ensemble that integrates able-bodied and differently able dancers. Other highlights are French company Wanted Posse, and a new UK crew headed by Ukweli Roach. There will also be workshops, graffiti exhibitions, live DJs and freestyle dance jams.

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Sadler's Wells, EC1,

Sat to Mon

Linbury Theatre, W1,

Thu to 10 May;

touring to 21 Jun

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Source: Guardian (UK)

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