Dance UK member South East Dance (SED), the national development organisation for dance in South East England, is supporting early to mid-career producers, through a brand new Producer Development Scheme.
On Saturday 28 November, young b-boys, b-girls, and hip hop dancers of all styles will descend on Islington for an impressive street dance display at Step into Battle. Working in a partnership between the Jack Petchey Foundation and the Dance UK member Royal Academy of Dance
The young dancer, and Dance UK member Gonzalo Preciado Azanza has made history becoming the first Spanish dancer to join the world famous, The Latvian National Ballet and thereby enter the select list of foreign dancers who have been part of the best companies of the Russian Ballet style throughout his long and famous history.
Dance UK member London Contemporary Dance School have launched a new strand of postgraduate study Developing Artistic Practice offering unrivalled flexibility and enables students to tailor the pathway to fit their specific professional needs and develop their artistic practice.
Dance UK runs the UK Choreographers Directory (UKCD), a free searchable directory of independent choreographers with experience in the arts and entertainment industries. This month, we are highlighting the work of Avatâra Ayuso
Special member offer! Enter our exclusive member raffle to win both ‘Carlos Acosta at The Royal Ballet’ and ‘The Royal Ballet Yearbook 2015/16’. Oberon books are also offering a 30% discount on ‘Carlos Acosta at The Royal Ballet’ exclusively for Dance UK members. Read Dance UK’s review of this beautiful book.
The Healthier Dancer Programme team have just got back from Pittsburgh where they attended the 25th Annual meeting of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science. Four days of research presentations, case studies, symposia and workshops gave us huge food for thought.
Join us for the launch of the new UK Body for Dance.
Monday, 7th December from 6.30pm
See what everyone else is saying about the launch by using #togetherfordance on Twitter.
If you are unable to attend the event at the Royal Society of Medicine in London, please join us online as the launch will be livestreamed. More information on how to join us online will be made available in the upcoming weeks.
Resolution Review offers aspiring dance writers the chance to see and review some of the UK’s most promising dance companies, to get mentored by a professional dance critic, and have their reviews published as part of an online platform which complements the Resolution season of performance at Dance UK member The Place.
In the summer of 2016, Nottingham-based dance organisation and Dance UK member Dance4 will open the doors to a new exemplar creative facility that will further enrich the UK and international dance scene.
For Dance UK to continue work on behalf of the sector we rely on our supporters memberships but also on donations. By using easyfundraising you are given the opportunity to raise funds for Dance UK without paying anything extra!
Dance UK member Surrey Dance Collective are offering an four day intensive workshops for dancers, choreographers and teachers in Woking, Surrey on 26 - 29 October.
Dance UK member DanceXchange is delighted to announce that it has commissioned and will be producing two thrilling new outdoor shows designed to bring dance to the city streets during IDFB 2016
A trio of commissions offered by Dance UK members the Greenwich Dance & Trinity Laban Partnership.
Over 40 of Britain’s most renowned dance professionals, from prima ballerinas to local dance teachers, from dance critics to the choreographer of Mama Mia, gathered for a historic photograph of those who have been honoured in the Queen’s or New Years’ Honours lists for services to dance.
Dance UK member Scottish Ballet is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Non-Executive Directors, Keith Ruddock and Jann Brown, to its Board of Directors
Dance UK member Dance Woking is launching their winter season with a two-day intensive workshop with Dance UK member Richard Alston Dance Company taking place on 29 and 30 October.
Dance UK member English National Ballet’s acclaimed production of Nutcracker returns to the London Coliseum this Christmas from Wednesday 16 December 2015 – Sunday 10 January 2016.
Strictly Come Dancing are trying to get the nation dancing and learn a new dance called The Strictly. It combines some of the Strictly Come Dancing show’s iconic and most memorable routines, and is set to the infamous Strictly theme tune.
Twenty young dancers have recently been selected to join the acclaimed Hampshire Youth Dance Company (HYDC) in its very special 20th anniversary year.
Dance UK member The Royal Academy of Dance, in partnership with Dance UK member The Point, Eastleigh, is looking for the next generation of leading female choreographers. ‘Where are all the women?’ will take place on Monday 26 October, 9am–5.30pm at The Point, Leigh Road, Eastleigh SO50 9DE.
Dance UK member Birmingham Royal Ballet is delighted to return to Dance UK member Sadler’s Wells stage from 13 to 17 October. The Company will perform its Autumn season in its old London home with two productions of Swan Lake and triple bill Variations.
From 4 - 11 November the Currency festival will showcase European experimental performance that defies easy categorisation. Go online to watch live performances streamed from Dance UK member The Place’s theatre, interviews with the performers and extra content
Hand in Glove is a performed exhibition created by maverick British choreographer, Lea Anderson.
Dance UK member Leeds Beckett are delighted to announce that booking is open for our Symposium, Thinking Dance 2015: Questioning the Contemporary.