July 2017

Laban Guild Northern Region
The Hodgson Collection: Study Day
12:00-18:00 Saturday 8th July at University of Leeds LS2 9JT
(see Home page)

August 2017

18/08/2017 – 20/08/2017 The Laban Dance Lab: Creation, Innovation and Performance – Laban Guild Summer School at the University of Bedfordshire (see Home Page)

June 2017

03/06/2017 – Dance in a Day – Laban Movement Choir Project at The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth, Suffolk (see Home Page)

15&16/06/2017 – Trinity Laban Historical Project – including a section of Drumstick – Alison Curtis-Jones, also excerpts from works by Graham, Cunningham, Schecter and McGregor.

May 2017

06/05/2017 – 07/05/2017 – Dancing into Elemental Art in West Dorset (see Members’ Events)

April 2017

01/04/2017 – Laban Guild AGM and Conference at The Place, London – lecture ‘The Jooss Legacy’ given by Dr Clare Lidbury.
The lecture and a review of the day will be published in the Summer Issue of Movement Dance & Drama.

Notable Dates

01/01/1992 – The Laban Art of Movement Guild name changed to the Laban Guild for Movement and Dance
05/08/1987 – Lisa Ullmann Travelling Scholarship Fund registered as a charity with Charitable Objects: the advancement of education in the field of movement and dance, in particular by the provision of assistance with expenses incurred travelling in the UK or abroad to attend a conference course of study or to pursue a research project in the same field.
25/01/1985 – Death of Lisa Ullmann
22/05/1979 – Death of Kurt Jooss
29/04/1974 – The Laban Art of Movement Guild charity registration with Charitable Objects: the promotion and advancement of the study of human movement particularly recognising the contribution made by the late Rudolf Laban.
18/09/1973 – Death of Mary Wigman
01/07/1958 – Death of Rudolf Laban
12/12/1946 – Founding of The Art of Movement Guild
17/06/1907 – Date of birth of Lisa Ullmann
15/12/1879 – Date of birth of Rudolf Laban