Tracing the journey of the Romani people and their culture
Here are three interesting stories from Japan, India and the UK that highlight contemporary legal perspectives on dance. Do we have a long way to go before the law embraces dance as a form of creative expression?
A lot of you may have heard about copyright, which is essentially a creator’s right, but did you know that there are a set of rights that seek to protect performers and their performances? As a performer, you have legal rights that can help you protect your performances, preventing their undue exploitation by others….
Choreography can be strenuous, gorgeous, uplifting and unique – but did you know it’s copyrightable too? That’s right; choreography and dance forms are actually eligible for copyright protection too, even though it might sound a bit tricky. At the onset, it’s important to understand that the copyright in any work stays with the creator of…