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Dancefest exists to enable anyone to experience the joy of dance. In our eyes everyone is a dancer, regardless of age, ability or experience.

Our work is about joining in – we run over 30 weekly classes across Herefordshire and Worcestershire, have three youth companies, lead projects in schools, colleges and universities as well as in community settings.

Get in touch if you'd like us to post you our autumn 2016 brochure, or join our mailing list for regular updates.

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Case studies - who takes part in Dancefest's classes and projects?

Helen Stallard, the Chair of Dancefest’s board and a Communications Consultant, has been talking to people who come (or used to come) to our classes, to celebrate their achievements and also help other people see how they can get involved with Dancefest. You can read their stories here.

Elevate Youth Dance Company by Dan Cattermole

Youth Dance Auditions

Dancefest Elevate Junior Youth Dance Company (10-13) and Dancefest Elevate Youth Dance Company (14+) are auditioning for new members on Monday 12 September at Hereford College of Arts. 

Visit the youth dance page or email Janene Wyatt for more information.

Autumn workshops

Wake Up: guest workshop with Adam Rutherford (10-17)

Tuesday 25 October, 1-3pm, The Angel Centre, Worcester, WR1 3QN.
A refreshing, re-energising contemporary class led by Adam Rutherford, Artistic Director of RDC, including technique, dance phrases and the opportunity to be creative.

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Shape Up: guest workshop with Adam Rutherford (18+)

Tuesday 25 October, 3.30-5.30pm, The Angel Centre, Angel Place, Worcester, WR1 3QN
A chance for teachers and dance artists to source fresh ideas, re-focus and get inspired in this contemporary dance workshop led by Adam Rutherford of RDC.

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Inclusive Dance

Look out for workshops with Rachel Liggitt of Shropshire Inclusive Dance in November.

Workshops for Teachers

You'll find information on workshops for KS2, 3 and 4 on our education page.

If you'd like to join our mailing list, we'll send you eflyers with information on dance events in the region, including special ticket offers.

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