Performance groups and companies

DFA (Dancefest Adults) (18+)
Sundays, 10am-1pm, 1, 15, 29 October, 12, 26 November The Angel Centre, Angel Place, Worcester WR1 3QN Performances Saturday 2 December and Thursday 21 December DFA has been created for people with further dance training or dance teaching experience. The company works on a project by project basis. This autumn they’ll be creating performances for Worcester Victorian Fayre and Friends of Fort Royal Winter Solstice celebration.

Chance to Dance Company (50+)
Sundays, 10am-1pm, 24 September, 8, 22 October, 5,19, 26 November The Angel Centre, Angel Place, Worcester WR1 3QN Performances Saturday 2 December and Thursday 21 December. A company for experienced dancers aged 50 and over, who like to create, experiment and have a passion to perform. There are lots of projects planned for the year ahead, starting with performances for Worcester Victorian Fayre and Friends of Fort Royal Winter Solstice celebration.

Elevate Junior Youth Dance Company (10-13)
A junior youth dance company for Herefordshire that meets on Mondays at 4-5pm at Hereford College of Arts, College Road Campus, Hereford, HR1 1EB

Elevate Youth Dance Company (14+)
Elevate is a contemporary youth dance company for Herefordshire-based dancers aged 14+. It meets on Mondays, 5-6.45pm, Hereford College of Arts, College Road Campus, Hereford, HR1 1EB

Jigsaw Integrated Performance Group (16+)
Wednesdays, 4.30-6.30pm, Aspire Community Hub, Hereford, HR1 2EA. An integrated dance group for disabled and non-disabled dancers with regular chances to perform.

Gifted and Talented (7-10)

Thursday 28 September 4.15-5.15pm, then weekly, Dancefest, The Angel Centre, Angel Place, Worcester, WR1 3QN. A class for children who are already dancing but want to do more, preparing them for the new Worcestershire Junior Youth Dance Company. Entrance is by audition, taking the form of a creative class with elements of technique.

Worcestershire Junior Youth Dance Company (11-14)
Thursdays, 5.30-7pm, starting 28 September, Dancefest, The Angel Centre, Angel Place, Worcester, WR1 3QN. A new performance company created by Dancefest for enthusiastic, creative dancers to develop technical and performance skills. Entrance is by audition on 28 September.