May 2014 - Movement Improvisation Sessions For Gay Men

8 May 2014 by Pure Radio

This Saturday is an opportunity for gay men of all ages to explore movement without anxiety, about getting it right or learning a specific dance form.

It’s a chance to explore moving in a way that suits your own body individually, in pairs and with the group.

Under the Rainbow spoke to Andrew, who is one of the organisers of the session.

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Under the Rainbow - 6th September 2012

6 September 2012 by Pure Radio

Thursday 6th September 2012: The lifestyle guide for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans community in Stockport. Under the Rainbow keeps you updated with everything going on in the borough and beyond. Listen for details of local groups, unmissable gigs, the latest news and have a laugh with our quiz.

Under the Rainbow also heard about a same-sex dance competition coming to Blackpool next month.

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Sep 2012 - Same-Sex Dance Competition

6 September 2012 by Pure Radio

In October, Blackpool will play host to a same-sex dance competition.

It will include Ballroom, Latin and Show Dancing. The contest will include levels for all abilities.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to the event’s organisers. Bradley and Soren took part in this year’s Britain’s Got Talent as the dancing duo – Sugar Dandies.

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Susan Sides Tangos With Local Dance Instructor Paul Burton

27 March 2011 by Pure Radio

Here is another chance to hear Susan being showed a few new steps by local dance instructor Paul Burton on New Horizons.

Not only do you get to hear Susan trying the tango but Paul also tells how romance blossomed at one of his classes with the first weddings from one of his groups.

Paul runs classes at Woodford Community Centre on Chester Road and at Higher Poynton.

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Stride Dance Project

23 September 2009 by Pure Radio

Stride is part of Dance Initiative Greater Manchester.

Four teenage boys from Stockport were involved and they came to talk to The Basement.

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