Dance events, performances and workshops across Herefordshire and Worcestershire

Summer Fun

We're running some of our Chance to Dance classes in Worcester in July and August

Dancefest workshops at the Three Choirs Festival 
Tuesday 25 July, Crow Studio, King’s School, Worcester, WR1 2LL
8-11s: 11am-12.30pm | 5-7s: 1-2pm. Lively, creative and fun dance workshops incorporating the music of Scott Joplin, led by Elizabeth Crosswell of Dancefest. Please book through Three Choirs Festival.

Dancefest’s Movers and Wobblers
Thursday 10 August, 10.30-11.15am, Worcester Arts Workshop, 21 Sansome Street, Worcester, WR1 1UH
A class for grown ups to have fun moving with their wobbly toddlers. Learning shapes, colours and numbers through games and movement. A holiday special of their much loved weekly wobblers course.

There's a Big Jigsaw Inclusive Dance Summer School (16+) on Tuesday 1 & Wednesday 2 August at the Courtyard in Hereford.

One World In Our Park is on Tuesday 22, Wednesday 23 August and Monday 28 August at the Horizon Centre and Fort Royal Park in Worcester.

Dance classes for all ages

Our autumn term starts on Wednesday 13 September. Our timetable will be available when we open our early bird booking opens in mid August.

We run over 30 weekly classes across Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

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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.

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 help other people see how they can get involved with Dancefest.

Read the case studies

Support us

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.

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