Dance UK member KS Dance and its Allegrodance touring Company are working in association with Dance UK member Company Chameleon for their two part Spring Tour premiering an exciting new children's ballet - Hansel and Gretel. Choreographed by Kate Simmons to an inspiring new score by aspiring new composer for dance, Adam Kornas.
In recognition of ten remarkable years as Director of Dance UK, Caroline Miller has been awarded the prestigious De Valois Award for Outstanding Achievement at The Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards 2015.
The Critics’ Circle National Dance Awards for 2015 were presented on 25 January at a ceremony in London, hosted by Arlene Phillips CBE.
Caroline Miller, Director of Dance UK, the national advocacy organisation for the dance sector will leave the organisation at the end of March 2016
One Dance UK is seeking experienced dance education professionals for panel on Young People's Dance
On Monday 7 December 2015, 450 dance professionals packed the Royal Society of Medicine in London - with hundreds more watching online - as a new industry body for the dance sector was launched and its new name and brand - One Dance UK - was unveiled.
On Friday 27 November 2015 Birmingham Royal Ballet opened its magical production of The Nutcracker once again on the Birmingham Hippodrome stage, 25 years after its world premiere back in 1990.
Next spring, two companies known for pushing the boundaries of physical and dance theatre will bring their unique blends of style and energy to The Place. Firstly, Gecko will perform the critically acclaimed Institute in March followed by May Contain Food, the brand new, playful dance show by Protein, with music by Orlando Gough, in April.
Saturday 28 November saw over 120 young b-boys, b-girls, and hip hop dancers of all styles descending upon Islington for an impressive street dance display at Step into Battle.
Conditioning, fitness and supplementary training took centre stage last month when Dance UK’s Healthier Dancer Programme (HDP) and the National Institute for Dance Medicine and Science came together for the last ever Dance UK conference.
Elodie Lafosse, a placement student for Dance UK from the University of Surrey met with Ed Vaizey, the Minister of State for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries at a Young Person’s Roundtable on 1 December.
As part of an international project called Pivot Dance, Dance UK member The Place is looking for individuals with an insatiable curiosity for art, dance and the process of creating a new piece of performance.
Transitions Dance Company – the UK's leading graduate dance touring company, based in Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance – is pleased to announce its members for 2015-2016.
Dance UK member Motionhouse dancer Martina Bussi gives her perspective on why it has been important to fundraise for Dance UK’s Performance Optimisation Package (POP).
On Wednesday 2nd December Dance UK member The Point will present work from its six dance companies in this unique autumn sharing.
Dance UK member Yorkshire Dance – the Leeds-based dance development agency for the Yorkshire region – is joining forces with other dance agencies from Scotland and the north of England for the fifth year running to present an evening of new works by some of the most exciting choreographers in their areas.
Dance UK member Birmingham Royal Ballet presents The Nutcracker at the Birmingham Hippodrome.
The British-Spanish Society announces a unique Gala evening of Spanish dance and dancers featuring two world premieres and dancers from Dance UK member The Royal Ballet .
Fourteen choreographers have been selected to take part in Dance UK’s Choreographers Observership Programme 2015-16.
A world premiere, a London premiere and two Sadler’s Wells premieres. Alston collaborates with BBC Young Dancer Finalist Vidya Patel and inspired by music from around the globe and across four centuries
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).
Broken is back by popular demand - on its fourth tour - with seven venues programming return visits during the ten-venue 2016 tour. Opening in Lörrach, Germany and concluding in London with a West End run at Sadler’s Wells’ Peacock Theatre.
Dance UK's partner National Dance Teachers Association is holding their last conference Championing Dance in Schools: Celebrating the Past and Shaping the Future, taking place at Trinity Conservatoire of Music and Dance on 28 November.
Dance UK member Rambert commission new work from Lucy Guerin and Rambert dancer Patricia Okenwa, revival of Itzik Galili’s celebrated A Linha Curva, a collaboration with Garsington Opera and artist Pablo Bronstein on Haydn’s The Creation and a school choreography challenge Rambert Elements to hold national showcase at London Theatre
Dance UK member Sonia Sabri Company is inviting West Midlands dance and music groups to take part in a showcase event.