Performances

Kidderminster Arts Festival

and Sounds Amazing at Avoncroft Museum

Saturday 25 August

Dancefest’s Chance to Dance Company and Rock and Areley Creative Chance to Dance groups come together to perform 'Land Army'

During World War Two people travelled into the countryside to join the Women's Land Army to ‘Lend A Hand On The Land’, providing strength and resilience on the Home Front.

Some of Dancefest's previous performances

Quiet Revolution
an outdoor performance about the quiet social revolution during WW1, when women were fighting the Great War on their own doorstep and discovered a new sense of purpose, unity and liberation.

Watch Out Worcester
Saturday 21 July, Worcester City Centre, 12 noon-4pm. Look out for live art popping up in Worcester - from infuseDANCE, Worcester Resource Exchange, Meadow Arts, Suz Winspear, Flexus Dance Company, Emily May, Sing and Tonic, Louise Groves, Meraki, Sara Marques and Alice Bonazzi, RVSD Dance, Translucent, and Dancefest's DFY and Chance to Dance Company.

Big Dance Picnic
Saturday 8 July, 12 noon, Cripplegate Park, Tybridge St, Worcester WR2 5BA. Bring a picnic and a blanket to this afternoon of dance and music, with performances by our children’s dance groups and fun activities for the whole family to enjoy.

The Poetry Ballroom
Worcestershire’s Poet Laureate, Suz Winspear, brought together Dancefest and Worcestershire LitFest to create a very special evening of poetry and dance. Sunday 2 April 2017

Chance to Dance Company and Friends
Our Chance to Dance groups and invited guests Growing Older (Dis)Gracefully Dance, 18 March 2017

Vista
A 'dance walk' at National Trust Croome on 16 & 17 July 2016. 2-17 July 2016 was our Big Dance Fortnight. You can see photos of some of these events on our Facebook page.

 

The Magical Umbrella
Dance, film and live music project by disabled and non-disabled dancers and musicians on 22 & 23 March 2016.

Dancefest at Tenbury Mistletoe Festival
A day of dance, theatre, music, poetry and storytelling, as part of Tenbury Wells' annual mistletoe festival. Saturday 5 December 2014.

12 Moves
A two and half year Dancing for the Games project that got Worcestershire Dancing in 2010-2012.

Nurture
At the site of the old Worcester Royal Infirmary.

Dear Heart
A site specific performance for the Commandery in Worcester.

Forbidden: A Tale of Love and War
At Goodrich Castle in Herefordshire.

Ashes to Ashes
At St Swithun's Church in Worcester.