Three dance events of interest coming up as part of OxFringe in the Simpkins Lee Theatre, a new theatre space, seating 136-150 and disabled friendly, at Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6QA

Immersion in Place by new company Sounding Motion, Flamenco Puro with Amarita Vargas and guests, and Tarang, an evening of Indian classical dance presented by Anuradha Chaturvedi’s Drishti Dance – see below for details…

Immersion in Place

Sounding Motion

New, collaborative company, Sounding Motion, made up of musicians and dancers, perform three new works  from abstract and poetic to sarcastic and humourous:

‘Sounding Motion present their debut programme combining live music and dance. Through works of Berio, Mansurian and a specially commissioned work by young composer, Benjamin Graves, for viola, percussion and dancers, we travel through the folk cultures of Sicily, Armenia and Britain and discover how artists translate folk into contemporary through movement and sound.”

Thursday 7th and Friday 8th June, 7.00-8.00pm

Family friendly

Prices:  Adult: £8.00. Concessions: £6.50

To book online:


Flamenco Puro

Amarita Vargas and Guests

Amarita Vargas and guests present an evening of exuberant, fiery flamenco packed with the energy and expression of the south of Spain. Flamenco celebrates the intensity of the moment, and allows us to experience the totality of human experience with all its brilliance and shadows. Wear something red!

Thursday 31st May, 7.00-8.00pm, and Saturday 2nd June, 8.15-9.15pm

Family friendly

Prices:  Adult: £12  Child: £10  Student: £10

Book online:

Book by phone:  01865 305305


Tarang – An evening of Indian classical dance

Drishti Dance

Drishti Dance presents an evening of exclusive Kathak and Bharatnatyam choreographic works, bringing to you the best of both traditions. From the ancient temple to exotic Indo-Persian tradition, leading Kathak exponent Anuradha Chaturvedi and dancers from Drishti Dance, bring alive the cultural traditions of historical Indian city Lucknow(Awadh).

Friday 1st June and Saturday 2nd June, 7.00-8.00pm

Family friendly

Prices:  Adult: £8.00  Child: £6.00

book online: (a 10% booking fee is applicable)