Chairman: Graham Watts OBE  – contact :
Deputy Chairman: Debra Craine
Hon Secretary: 
Committee: Zoe Anderson, Debra Craine, Josephine Leask,, Neil Norman, Lyndsey Winship  

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The Dance Awards

The 19th National Dance Awards The Barbican, London: 18th February 2019 The Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards for 2018 were presented today at a ceremony in London, hosted by Mbulelo Ndabeni and Cira Robinson. Mark Baldwin OBE was awarded the De Valois Award for...

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National Dance Awards 2018

The 19th National Dance Awards The awards presented each year by the Dance section of the Critics' Circle are also kniown as The National Dance Awards because they are unrivalled for prestige and importance. Announcement of Nominations The Dance Section of the...

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Services to the Arts

Recipients of the Critics' Circle Annual Award 1988 – Sir Peter Hall 1989 – Dame Ninette de Valois 1990 – Sir Michael Tippett 1991 – Sir David Lean 1992 – Sir John Mills 1993 – Sir Peter Ustinov 1994 – Sir John Drummond 1995 – Sir Peter Wright 1996 – Richard Eyre 1997...

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