We're the British Council’s Theatre and Dance team.
We share contemporary UK performance
and we develop relationships with other countries
through projects such as tours, workshops and collaborations.
Floating Space Theatre Company (Sri Lanka) reflects on the experience of working online with Forced Entertainment, creating Table Top Stories
Blogger bursary winner Ngaio Anyia looks at Lagos Theatre Festival and asks: what can UK theatre learn from Nigeria?
After their award-winning run of BURGERZ, Travis Alabanza passes on a recipe for trans artists touring work
Advice, funding, resources and tips for staying creative during the Covid-19 pandemic
How do you create theatre from a table at home? Watch a series of online performances made with Forced Entertainment
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
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
Our current arts opportunities for artists, creatives, professionals and organisations
Opportunity for artists across disciplines from France, Germany, India, Italy and the UK to explore Kolkata together and pursue a project on a digital platform. Deadline 31 July 2021
Connections through Culture is a longterm British Council programme that supports cultural collaborations between artists and arts organisations in the UK and China. Next deadline 1 August 2021
The British Council is calling for tenders to help the organisation develop its understanding of anti-racism and decolonisation, and change its practices. Deadline 12 August