Notts Performing Arts Dance Company
Notts Performing Arts offers a weekly technique and creative classes as well as performance opportunities to help dancers fulfil their potential as professional dance artists.
The company’s main aim is to train young dancers in contemporary dance and it invites professional dance artists to come and work with the company for choreographic intensives during the school holidays.
The sessions support our Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) programme and we encourage students interested in the CAT programme to join NPA in order to gain more knowledge and experience within contemporary dance. It is also offered to current CAT students as an additional mid week class.
Currently, the company has 15 members and meets on a weekly basis every Wednesday evening from 18:30 – 20:30. The session includes a contemporary technique class, creative session and rehearsal. Performance opportunities are available for example, the company will be performing in this years U Dance East Midlands regional platform.
Dance4 hold annual auditions to select students to be part of the company for intake at the beginning of September, who will then work within the school term.
If you are successful at audition it would be required that you are committed throughout the year.
The NPA brochure is available at the bottom of this page.
Video of Notts Performing Arts Dance Company performing the BIG DANCE Schools Pledge, 22 February 2012