Projects

We work on a wide range of projects each year and involve many people of all ages in creating new dance.

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.

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.

 

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.

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.

Workshops
We offer regular workshops, often led by guest artists or visiting dance companies, for both experienced dancers and people who have never danced before.

Like to work on a project with us?

Rose Beeston, our Director, would be pleased to discuss any ideas for projects you have so get in touch with her if you have an idea you'd like to make happen.

Previous Projects

Quiet Revolution

Boys Dancing project in Worcestershire, working with Artistic Director David Mckenna of Beingfrank Physical Theatre who came up with the beautiful Our Brave Sons 

We led Big Dance in the West Midlands for the first time in 2014.