We're the British Council’s Theatre and Dance team.
We share the best of contemporary UK performance
and we develop relationships with other countries
through projects such as tours, workshops and collaborations.
Ngaio Anyia, one of our blogger bursary winners, looks back at her experience visiting last year's Lagos Theatre Festival and asks: what can UK theatre learn from Nigeria?
School children in Beijing imagine the future of their city as part of Andy Field's Lookout
After their award-winning run of BURGERZ, Travis Alabanza passes on a recipe for trans artists touring work
The latest advice, funding, resources,and tips for staying creative during the Covid-19 crisis.
Writers from Kazakhstan, Ireland and Australia win the top prizes in our search for fresh international talent
Explore the power of community, with events online and live in Belfast on 14–21 November
Most venues around the UK remain closed this winter. To keep us connected to culture at this time, we're sharing UK theatre and dance performances online.
Filmed on location in the urban and rural green spaces of Hong Kong, this new film from Corey Baker Dance raises awareness of the vital role of nature in all our lives
A list of British Council arts opportunities for artists, creatives, professionals and organisations
Funded by British Council and administered by Unlimited, these micro awards are to support disabled artists in this uncertain time to build connections/collaborations, rather than to create work.