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Phoenix Dance Theatre (UK, Leeds) Professional Workshop

published on Monday, 28 July, 2014 |


Closes: July 31, 2014

Taking place at West Yorkshire Playhouse and in partnership with Phoenix Dance Theatre we are hosting a two-day artistic professional development workshop led by Sharon Watson, Artistic Director of Phoenix Dance Theatre & Felix Cross, Artistic Director of Nitro.

We are looking for two to three experienced dance students, graduates or emerging dance practitioners to explore ideas and processes that will inform both their dance development and the development of a new collaborative production. 

The workshop is free of charge and by selection, there are two ways to apply:

1) Attend the open audition - 12-3pm, Thursday 31 July @Yorkshire Dance, 3 St Peter's Square, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS9 8AH. Please confirm your attendance by emailing and bring your CV with photo along.

2) Email web links (YouTube, Vimeo etc) to your dance/performance work with your CV & photo to by 2pm, Tuesday 29 July.

If selected you must be available for the workshop on Thursday 14 and Friday 15 August 2014, 10 - 6pm at West Yorkshire Playhouse, Playhouse Square, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7UP

For queries contact: Diane Morgan, Executive Producer,

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Nina Kov, Catarina Carvalho (UK, London) Professional Workshop

published on Friday, 25 July, 2014 |


Closes: August 13, 2014

Choreographers Nina Kov (Place Prize 2012) and Catarina Carvalho (Wayne McGregor | Random Dance) come together to lead a 3-day intensive at the Deptford Lounge, in conjunction with the new dance platform Into/Out Of. Dates, from 13th - 15th August 2014, 5.30pm - 9pm.

Vuong 10 explores the resilience of touch and physical communication in the digital age. Using sensorial exploration of the body as a starting point, participants will be guided through improvised tasks, exploring the thinking and techniques behind the work and refining improvisational skills.

Each participant will have the opportunity to devise a solo and perform it at a public show as the conclusion of the workshop, which will be professionally filmed for the participant's use.

A place to make, think and play, explore a novel mode of performance based on shared intimacy with the viewer, and gain insight into the artists' practice. Suitable for both professional dancers and advanced dance students.

Fee includes daily technique class and filming.

Prices: Regular £85, Lewisham Borough residents £70

Tickets: To book please visit the Event Brite page here.


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Errol White Company (UK, Edinburgh) Workshop

published on Tuesday, 22 July, 2014 |


Closes: August 3, 2014

Errol White Company* was founded in 2010 and has quickly become recognised as an exciting and visionary contemporary dance company.

Led by multi-award winning dancers, Errol White and Davina Givan, who collaborate on each innovative new work, the Company assembles an articulate and committed ensemble to produce a repertoire of bold, brave, agile and beautiful choreography punctuated with moments of pulsating alacrity which audiences and dancers have come to demand.

We are delighted to offer a week-long residency for professional dancers and BA graduates to work with Errol White Company on a wide range of repertoire. The workshop will take place over 5 days at Edinburgh College from Monday 4 - Friday 8 August 2014
Each day will include class, creative work and choreography from our repertoire. The sessions will draw on your existing dance skills and experience and offer opportunities to explore a range of ideas through creative, contemporary dance.

Focusing on choreographic process and staging by working with repertory-based solos, duets and group work, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the company's work.
Numbers will be strictly limited. Cost £150

To reserve a place, please email:

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Greenwich Dance (UK, London) Professional Class

published on Monday, 21 July, 2014 |


Closes: August 29, 2014

Greenwich Dance in London offers a diverse range of professional classes from a wide range of gust teachers. The current programme includes classes from Tim Casson, Melanie Lomoff, Joss Arnott and many others.

Classes will use a variety of styles and techniques depending on the teacher so check with the GD website fir more details. Classes are drop-in only so it's first come first served and some classes do not run throughout the week so please check before you attend.

Greenwich Dance Agency is located in South East London at The Borough Halls (call 020 8293 9741) and is easily accessible via the underground or the DLR.

Each class will begin at 10.30am and will last for 90 minutes. The cost is £4.20 per class or you can gain access to 10 classes for £35, that's a saving of £7 fact fans.

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Dance Base (UK, Edinburgh) Professional Class

published on Monday, 21 July, 2014 |


Closes: December 5, 2014

Dance Base in Edinburgh offers a wide range of classes for professional dancer on a daily basis. The classes rage from contemporary to ballet and company class with prices ranging from £4.50 to £6.50 for a 90 minute class.

Classes marked Professional are suitable for professional dancers, graduate students and others who have undergone intense technical training. Other classes listed on these pages are taught at All Levels or Improvers and are also open to community dancers.

Class start times vary from day to day but normally take place between 9.00am and 1.00pm from Monday to Friday. All classes are available on a drop-in basis with no prior booking required.

New class sessions begin on September 8th and until December 5th. For more information visit the professional section of the Dance Base Website.

[ Dance Base Professional ]

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The Place (UK, London) Professional Class

published on Monday, 21 July, 2014 |


Closes: September 19, 2014

Professional classes are for professional dancers who have completed full-time contemporary dance training and may be in between projects.

Artist Development can recommend alternative classes for those who are not at this level. If you have any doubts as to whether these classes are suitable for you or would like to be put on the e-flyer mailing list please contact Artist Development on 020 7121 1040 or email

Class numbers are limited so please make yourself known to the Artist Development representative at reception on arrival. The maximum number of participants per class is 25 or 30. You can search the Professional Classes available here.

The class takes place in the Robert Cohan Studio (Studio 8) unless otherwise signposted and the space is open from 8.30am. Latecomers will not be admitted after class has started. Participants mut vacate the studio by 10.45am.

Current season of classes run from July 21st to September 19th

Cost £4 per class Buy a 10-class card and SAVE £35. You can now purchase your class card by calling The Place box office on 020 7121 1100.

[ ThePlace Professional Class List ]

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DanceXchange (UK, Birmingham) Professional Class

published on Friday, 18 July, 2014 |


Closes: December 11, 2014

DanceXchange in partnership with Birmingham Dance Network (BDN) run regular dance classes suitable for professional dance artists and 2nd/3rd year vocational degree students, led either by visiting companies (dx) or highly experienced dance teachers working in the West Midlands (BDN)

Professional classes are held in DanceXchange Studios, Birmingham Hippodrome, Thorp St, Birmingham, B5 4TB. Classes start again on September Thursday September 4th.

Every Thursday from 10-11.30am. The cost is £5 per class

No booking necessary, just turn up on the day. For more information please contact Birmingham Dance Network DanceXchange is located on Thorpe Street in Birmingham.

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Dance City (UK, Newcastle) Professional Class

published on Friday, 18 July, 2014 |


Closes: December 11, 2014

As part of Dance City's continuing commitment to support the development of professional artists, the IGNITE programme offers FREE daily class for professional artists.

These classes are suitable for those who are at a professional standard or currently in their third year of undergraduate dance study (at Dance City's discretion).

Classes start at 9.30am until 11am. Teachers will vary throughout the season and will cover a variety of techniques quotable for all professional dancers. No booking is necessary and there are no classes on Fridays.

A professional level ballet class is also available on the Tuesday and Thursday of each week. Classes start on September 8th and run until December 11th. Dance City is located on Temple Street in newcastle upon Tyne.

[ Dance City Class Information ]

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WatkinsDance Masterclass Workshop (UK, London)

published on Tuesday, 15 July, 2014 |


Closes: August 1, 2014

Professional Masterclass/Workshop. Working closely with Artistic Director Anna Watkins and members of the company, the workshop includes a technique class, creative work and company rep.

Anna Watkins graduated from the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance in July 2005. Since then Anna has worked with European Ballet, Nevillle Campbell in collaboration with the Great North Run, Pair Dance, MaxwellDanceProject for the INGENIUM Choreographic Showcase and Shobana Jeyasingh.

Anna was a dancer and mentor for Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company's 'Counterpoint' performed at Somerset House as part of Big Dance

Date: 1st August 2014 10am - 1pm and costs £15. The workshop will take place at the Siobhan Davies Studios in London.

To book for the Masterclass Workshop please contact: Lucy Glover

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Ben Wright Workshop (UK, London)

published on Monday, 14 July, 2014 |


Closes: September 21, 2014

A Five Day Choreographic Intensive with Ben Wright/bgroup, "Weave". To make something by interlacing strands, to introduce parts into something larger,to construct story, to move from side to side. 
For the first time, Ben Wright (Artistic Director of Bgroup and Associate Artistic Director of Skånes Dansteater) leads this week-long intensive at Greenwich Dance.

Fostering a sense of connection, encouragement and investigation the workshop provides a space for participants to play, make, discuss ideas and consider the creative threads that when interwoven lead to choreographic composition and creative development. As a dance artist with over 20 years experience Ben will guide participants through action and peer-to-peer conversation through this unique artistic exchange.
Fee includes Daily Class (led by Ben Wright or bgroup dancers) followed by workshop 1pm - 5 pm.
Suitable for young professionals, recent graduates and emerging choreographers.
The workshop costs £200 and runs from 22nd - 26th September 2014 at 10:30am - 5:00pm each day (includes professional class from 10:30AM - 12NOON). Location is Greenwich Dance, The Borough Hall, Royal Hill, London. SE10 8RE

[ Book Online Here ]

or call 020 8293 9741

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Coda Dance Company (UK, London) Workshops

published on Friday, 11 July, 2014 |


Closes: August 14, 2014

CoDa Dance Company is a physical theatre and contemporary dance group based in London. Artistic Director Nikki Watson and dancers have worked closely with people with Multiple Sclerosis and other neurological and autoimmune disorders to create work and bring the benefits of dance to those who may not have the opportunity otherwise. 

Learn repertoire, join company class and work with Artistic Director Nikki Watson to explore CoDa's technique of movement creation. Gain an insight into the company's creative process, push your body to the limits with company class and learn professional repertoire.

Company class and rep will be delivered by Company dancers Jodie Honeybourne, Laura Heywood and Georgia Godfrey.

Dates and Times: Friday 15- Sunday 17 August 2014, 11am-5pm. Costs: £25 per day or 3 days for £55. Discounts on daily rates for groups of 3 or more booking together

Venue: Chisenhale Dance Space, 64-84 Chisenhale Road, London, E3 5QZ.
Contact: Jenny Whittaker, Administrator
Call: 07429040922

[ Company Website ]

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James' Allen's Saturday School for the Performing Arts (UK, London) Teaching Position

published on Friday, 11 July, 2014 |


Closes: September 4, 2014

James' Allen's Saturday School for the Performing Arts (Dulwich-SE London) is looking for a Dance Teacher to teach children between the ages of 6-16 years.

The Job involves teaching 3 classes between 10am -12.45 on Saturday during term time (September- June). As from the Spring Term (January) teachers begin to choreograph showpieces for the summer show.

There is no curriculum, therefore the position allows for teachers freedom of choice as to what to teach. The style does not need to be strictly contemporary, a certain openness and crossover of various styles are welcome, but a combination of basic technique and creativity is essential.

Applicants should have three years professional dance training or teacher training.

This is a well-paid job in a lovely school, with great support staff. To apply please send a copy of you CV and a headshot to with subject title JASSPA DANCE TEACHER APPLICATION.

Successful applicants will be asked to teach part of a class either on 6th, 13th or 20th September.

For any further information please email Natacha at the address above.

Salary: £38.50 p/hour (£96.24 per Saturday)

[ Company Website ]

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Head of Contemporary Dance (Denmark, Copenhagen)

published on Thursday, 26 June, 2014 |


Closes: August 18, 2014

As head of the contemporary dance education you will have a unique opportunity to develop, shape and raise the profile of a new three-year artistic bachelor education in contemporary dance, and further more contribute to the development of a future two-year master program within the field of dance.

In the coming years the Danish National School of Performing Arts will further develop the current 4-year performing arts educations into artistic bachelor and masters educations, and the heads of education will be central figures in this progress.

This development will run concurrently with the merging of the other publicly funded Danish performing arts schools, into one institution. The new institution will gather the current 15 higher performing arts educations and postgraduate courses, with addresses in several different places in Denmark, into one state institution.

Full Application and Job Description (PDF)

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Gaga Workshop (Krakow, Poland)

published on Thursday, 19 June, 2014 |


Closes: August 20, 2014

Nowa Huta Cultural Centre is pleased to invite you to  the summer workshops with Idan Porges, certified GaGa teacher, former dancer of Batsheva Dance Company and Thomas Steyaert, long-term dancer of Ultima Vez company. The camp is held on 1st -8th Septemeber 2014 in Hucisko (75 km from Krakow, Poland).

Where: The Orle Gniazdo Hotel and Leisure Centre in Hucisko 
When: 1st - 8th September 2014
Idan Porges - certified instructor of GaGa, former Dancer of Batsheva Dance Company
Thomas Steyaert - long-term dancer in Ultima Vez, Thomas was a guest teacher at the Contemporary Dance Festival SPACER 2014 organized by Krakow Choreographic Centre
This workshop is for intermediate and advanced dancers, interested in contemporary dance and improvisation from Poland and abroad; additionally every participant can invite his/her accompanying person, who doesn't take part in workshop and pays only for full board accommodation and organisational costs


400 euro - applications submitted before 10th July 2014
450 euro - application submitted after 10th July - All applicants
250 euro - companion (doesn't take part in workshop)

The price includes: 6 full days of workshop (4.5 h) and one additional workshop (1h 15 min) at the last day of the camp; in total: 28 hours and 15 minutes of workshop! Creative evenings (wild frolics around the bonfire, drama workshops, outdoor activities (games and plays), movies focused on dance subject, dance jams)

Includes 7 nights in twin and triple rooms, in hotel standard, full board (3 meals), comfortable conditions - swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, salt cave, tennis court, bicycles, basketball and volleyball field, barbecue and bonfire space.

Number of participants is limited.

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Freefall Dance (UK, Cornwall) Workshop

published on Wednesday, 28 May, 2014 |


Closes: August 1, 2014

Join Freefall for two days of intensive dance and fitness training at the highest quality. Whether you are in training, a teacher or a professional dancer in search of some extra training, we have a selection of classes available for you to pick and choose.

We offer a range of Contemporary techniques, yoga, Pilates, outdoor fitness and adult Ballet, all taught by experienced local and National professionals of their field including: Joss Arnott, Charlotte Eatock, Simon Birch, Clare Meardon, Amely Instance and Primal Fitness.

Freefall Dance Summer Intensive 2014 takes place one Saturday 2nd August - Sunday 3rd August at The Performance Centre, Falmouth University, Cornwall from 9.30am - 5.00pm and costs £75.

Alternatively, join us for up to four classes across one or both days for just £40

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