The British Council's Theatre and Dance team promotes the best of the UK’s performing arts sector through a range of activities and events including tours of new productions, workshops and residencies, seminars and conferences, showcases and UK study visits for overseas practitioners. Our programme reflects the innovative and diverse nature of the UK’s performing arts sector encompassing classical theatre, modern ballet, new writing, physical and visual theatre, contemporary dance, live art and outdoor performance.
You can find out more about the British Council’s works in theatre and dance here. Visit the artists and companies pages to learn more about UK's diverse performing arts sector, and highlights of the works of some of the companies and artists that the British Council has recently presented or promoted internationally.
© Photo credit: Hofesh Shechter Company's Political Mother, photo by Gabriela Zucca