‘In Conversation Q&A’ An evening with Edward Watson

Date Tue 10 February 2015
Location Studio 11, Danceworks, 16 Balderton Street, London W1K 6TN

Ballet star Edward Watson will be speaking and answering questions at DUK member Danceworks about his career and life.

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Healthy Dance Practice Certification

Date Mon 16 February 2015
Location Leicester College, Performing Arts Department, Abby Park Campus, Painter Street, Leicester, LE1 3WA

This new certification with Safe in Dance International (SiDI), which references up to date research, has been developed and written by members of The International Association for Dance Medicine & Science (IADMS) to enhance knowledge of healthy dance practice. Completion of the certification offers 60 hours of continuing professional development (CPD) endorsed by Council for Dance Education and Training (CDET).

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Agile Fundraising: Planning for Fundraising Success led by Michael Kaiser

Date Tue 24 February 2015
Location The Patrick Centre, Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham, B5 4TB

The Cycle – Planning for Fundraising Success led by Michael Kaiser, president of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C..and former CEO of the Royal Opera House. Guest panel member is Caroline Miller, Director of Dance UK.

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Date Fri 27 February 2015
Location Centre for the Arts, University of Bath

A symposium on ‘Life After Elite Performance’. How dancers and athletes who have performed at the highest level make career and personal transitions post performance, and the impact such changes have in the short and longer term.

The event will be held as part of the launch season for the University of Bath’s new Centre for the Arts, an exciting new arts venue which includes teaching facilities, theatre, gallery, and performance and rehearsal studios.

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Mattaus-SchwarzEarly Dance Circle Annual Lecture

Date Fri 27 February 2015
Location Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London

Moving in Renaissance Dress: The First Book of Fashion
Speaker: Dr Ulinka Rublack, St John’s College, Cambridge

Art Workers Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT
Friday 27th February 2015 at 7:15 pm

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Family Arts Conference

Date Fri 13 March 2015
Location Cadogan Hall & Royal Court Theatre, London

A major event to introduce important new research, share learning and launch the next exciting stage of the Family Arts Campaign

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Dance UK Industry Wide Conference "The Future: New Ideas: New Inspirations"

Date Thu 9 April 2015
Location London

Dance UK will host an inspiring four day industry wide conference, celebrating the diversity of dance in the UK and looking to the future.

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BEYOND ballet why & how

Date Thu 16 April 2015
Location Arnhem, the Netherlands

A cooperation between ArtEZ School of Dance, Arnhem, the Netherlands and Balettakademien, Stockholm, Sweden.

BEYOND ballet why & how will continue where the 2012 conference (Ballet: Why and How?) left off, implementing the knowledge gained from that conference as well as the developments made since. BEYOND will address the challenge of change, investigating new perspectives and moving forwards whilst maintaining the positive.

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