Extemporary Dance Theatre
British modern dance company. It was established in 1976 by students of the London School of Contemporary Dance with G. Powell as director. Under E. Claid (director between 1981 and 1990) it became a successful repertory company performing works by M. Clark, D. Gordon, V. Farber, and others. L. Newson danced with it from 1981 to 1985. It was disbanded in 1991.