The East Midlands will host an array of youth dance county platforms that will celebrate the talent of young creators and performers from across the region. Work will be presented from youth dance groups and companies from across the region.
U.Dance county events in 2017
Mass Movement (Leicestershire) Saturday 28 January at Curve, Leicester
N.Dance (Northamptonshire) Saturday 25 February at The Core at Corby Cube
True Motion (Lincolnshire) Saturday 4 March at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre
Interface (Derbyshire) Monday 6 March at The Pomegranate, Chesterfield
Xzibit (Nottinghamshire) Saturday 25 March at Nottingham Lakeside Arts
Episodes (Nottinghamshire) Sunday 26 March at Nottingham Lakeside Arts
The new regional opportunity exclusive to the East Midlands
elEMents Choreo Lab
Sunday 30 April 2017, times TBC
This is a new way for youth dance companies to work with a prestigious choreographer at iC4C for a day of exploration with choreographic skills, ideas and practices with six groups selected from the county events.
U.Dance National Festival
Thursday 13 - Sunday 16 July 2016 in Birmingham
Two groups will be selected to progress to U.Dance 2017 National Festival from the six that progressed to elEMents Choreo Lab.
Applications for U Dance 2017 are now closed.
Please click the document below for current guidance notes.