There's lots coming up this month -  Circuit youth dance performances, Jigsaw Pieces and The Poetry Ballroom

Weekly classes

Dance classes for all ages

Our summer term starts on 24 April and booking will open on 3 April.

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Our summer 2017 classes brochure

Get involved

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

We've been talking to people who come to our classes, to celebrate their achievements and also help other people see how they can get involved with Dancefest.

Read the case studies

Youth Dance
We have lots of classes and projects for young people and audition each year for our youth dance companies. We provide information, support and performance opportunities for young dancers and choreographers.

Arts Award
Dancefest is an Arts Award supporter. Young people can use our classes, workshops and performances to help them gain an Arts Award.

Big Jigsaw - Access and Inclusion
Big Jigsaw is Dancefest's access and inclusion project and aims to challenge, surprise and push boundaries in integrated dance, working with disabled and non-disabled performers of all ages.

DFA (Dancefest Adults) performance project (18+)
Sundays 22 January, 5, 19 February, 5, 19 March, 10am-1pm Dancefest, The Angel Centre, Angel Place, Worcester, WR1 3QN. Performance Sunday 2 April 7.30pm at The Angel Centre and at Ledbury Poetry Festival in July. Performance group for experienced dancers with a sense of adventure who enjoy the creative process and like performing in unusual spaces.

We’re fundraising

This term your donations will support the following projects and performances: 

Circuit youth dance performances

A packed programme of high quality new dance performed by local young talent from across the region.

Chance to Dance Company (50+)

A year-long company for experienced dancers aged 50 and over, who would like to create, experiment and who have a passion to perform, with regular projects, workshops and performances.

Dancefest in Education Festivals in 
Herefordshire and Worcestershire
A performance platform for class or club work from students in primary, middle, high and special schools.

A regular or one off donation however small is gratefully received and will support Dancefest’s continuing contribution to the cultural life of Herefordshire and Worcestershire. 


If you'd like to discuss ways you can support Dancefest with absolutely no pressure to commit, please contact Melissa Porter.

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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