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Trisha Brown Dance Company, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

This year's Dance Umbrella celebrated Trisha Brown, an iconic postmodernist choreographer who emerged from the art scene of downtown New York in the 1970s. At the outset of her career she gave performances in lofts, in galleries, in unexpected spaces. She rigged up dancers with ropes, so that they could walk round tree trunks or down the sides of buildings.

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A topless dancer attempting to sue Stringfellows for unfair dismissal was once a women's officer responsible for promoting the rights of female university students, a tribunal heard today.

Stephen Petronio Company, Barbican Theatre, London

This year's Dance Umbrella kicks off with Stephen Petronio in the character of an old sea-dog. His new work, I Drink the Air before Me, is about storms, stylised or emotional in the music and dancing, rather more literal in the framing devices. It has some memorable dance images, and some lulls.

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Betancourt finally opens up about her six years in jungle captivity

Memoir tells of beatings from Colombian guerrillas and breakdown of friendship with fellow captive

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Sadler's Wells, London

How do dance companies survive their founder choreographers? Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, at Sadler's Wells before a UK tour, was created by Ailey, who died in 1989. Directed by Judith Jamison, it's remained one of the world's most successful contemporary companies. Yet it can look bogged down by its need to honour Ailey. This second programme had a cheerful world premiere, but first we had to get through a work of hagiography.

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David O'Doherty, Greenwich Comedy Festival, London

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