We are the British Council’s Theatre and Dance team.
We promote the best of contemporary UK performance
and we develop relationships with other countries
through projects such as tours, workshops and collaborations.
Artist Hetain Patel turns YouTube vlogger in his new project about identity and cultural heritage
"Hip hop heads", blacked-out cars and joy. Hakeem Onibudo looks back on LIVEVIBE Venezuela
Malborough Theatre's Tarik Elmoutawakil shares tips on how arts organisations and programmers can improve inclusion – without resorting to tick-box diversity
Tim Etchells tells Lyn Gardner how working in Europe helped Forced Entertainment grow artistically and financially
Yolanda Mercy and Mara Menzies set off for one of West Africa's most innovative festivals
Join us for an exhilarating and physical performance by Scottish Ballet to Stravinsky's most famous score
Create your own dance in Mix the Body, with some help from Wayne McGregor and dance talent from the UK and India
We've awarded new bursaries to black, Asian and minority ethnic practitioners to attend IETM
25 years young, Candoco Dance Company is a leading company of disabled and non-disabled dancers that commissions world-class choreographers
Based in Cornwall, Kneehigh tells stories and creates theatre of humanity from an epic and tiny scale. It works with an ever-changing ensemble of performers, musicians, artists, technicians and administrators
At the forefront of experimental performance for many years, Forced Entertainment aims to reinvent theatre to speak about the times we live in
With originality and a dash of poetic realism, Stopgap makes new discoveries about integrating disabled and non-disabled people through dance
Looking to work internationally but not sure where to begin? Here’s a quick rundown of funding opportunities that you can apply for
A list of British Council Arts opportunities for artists, creatives, professionals and organisations
Connections through Culture is a long-term programme to develop exciting cultural collaborations between artists and arts organisations in China and the UK
Arts Council Tokyo is currently inviting project proposals from artists and organisations in Japan and overseas to be a part of "Tokyo Tokyo Festival"