Our live classes start again in July as most of us are furloughed in June - read the full update.

But please keep dancing! Send us your dance story for Why I Dance, take part in our Reimagine Lockdown Challenge - and visit our videos page and YouTube channel!

Stay active, creative and connected with Dancefest

Send us your dance story for Why I Dance

Check out our videos page and our social media pages!

And take part in our Reimagine Lockdown Challenge

We hope they'll help keep you creative, connected, and physically and mentally active. 


It’s our 30th anniversary this year and we’d like to give you some gifts to celebrate. The first is this playlist of music for warm ups gathered from our dance teachers. Look out for more playlists!

Support us

As a registered charity we rely on funding and donations from our supporters. Every donation that is made to us, no matter how large or small, is vital to help us continue our work.

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"I think that everything Dancefest offers is excellent! The chance to be part of a huge community of dancers of all ages and all abilities who are dancing because they/we love it!" – Contemporary class participant

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

Find out who comes to our classes, and find how you can get involved with Dancefest.

Read the case studies

Arts Award

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

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Youth Dance

Our youth dance programme nurtures, supports and trains young dancers - whether dancing for fun or looking for a career in dance, with weekly contemporary technique and choreography classes, youth dance companies, workshops and perfomances. 

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Get involved

We have many ways for you to take part and watch dance - over 30 weekly classesguest workshopscommunity performance companieseducation and community projects, performances in theatres and outdoor spaces.



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