Dance Festival launched; POST PEOPLE.
The launch took place at Birmingham Hippodrome and DanceXchange's Patrick Centre. More information about the festival can be found at www.idfb.co.uk Pictures: Jas Sansi
Peter Knott, Arts Council England; Maria Bota, consultant; Paul Kaynes, Birmingham Hippodrome.
Lyle Bignon, THSH; Hannah Sharpe, Lucie Mirkova, DanceX-change; Davina Evans, What's On.
Iain Mackay, Birmingham Royal Ballet; Nicholas Stephen, Marvel; Mike Hyde, DanceXchange.
Rachael Dudley, Brewin Dolphin; Judith Greenburgh, Birmingham Hippodrome.
Stuart Griffiths, chief executive, Birmingham Hippodrome
Kevin Urquhart, DLuxe Magazine; Mel Evans, Grand Station; Paul Reece Bir-mingham Rep.