Events Archive

COVID-19: Support and funding information for dance artists, practitioners and organisations.

Cancelled: Making Dance Work: Seminar 6
24/11/2021 6:30 PM
Outdoor performance is an area rich with opportunities for dance professionals to become involved in - from commercial to bespoke events. Understanding how to work in different settings, collaborating with a variety of partners, artists, programmers, and producers across settings will support development of your practice across the sector.

Making Dance Work: Seminar 5
27/10/2021 6:30 PM
Kenneth Tindall and Sean Clarke will discuss how working in film/digital and for online has changed and informed approaches to their work. What has been learnt and what can we all take forward in creative practice when thinking about the digital online space?

Mutation Space - Fubunation (Light Night Leeds)
14/10/2021 - 15/10/2021 12:00 AM
Thu 14 & Fri 15 October 6pm, 7pm & 9pm Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre, Leeds No booking required A world première at Light…

Making Dance Work: Seminar 4
29/09/2021 6:30 PM
This seminar takes an honest look at getting your message out there, adapting it to different audiences and recognising how to best promote your work.

Making Dance Work: Seminar 3
25/08/2021 6:30 PM
What is my practice? What do I offer? How do I see my practice evolving in the coming 2/3/5 years and as a longer career? We talk with established Northern dance professionals who have gone through the process of finding and establishing their careers.

Making Dance Work: Seminar 2
28/07/2021 6:30 PM
With a new round of Arts Council England funding for 'Developing your Creative Practice' about to launch, experienced independent fundraiser Pamela Johnson will take us through the process of funding applications, using this grant as an example of how to approach applications.

POSTPONED Seminar 1: Making Dance Work!
29/06/2021 6:30 PM
How do you communicate to audiences and other creative professionals what you do? This seminar takes look at getting your message out there, with Dr. Joseph Mercier, Gary Clarke from Gary Clarke Company and Julia White, Marketing and Communications specialist at Yorkshire Dance.

Yorkshire Dance RE:FRESH
24/03/2021 - 27/03/2021 12:00 AM
Yorkshire Dance have joined forces to bring you multiple opportunities within the RE:FRESH event to share, watch and take part in their digital dance festival running from 24 to the 27 March 2021.

Radical Strategies for Change
30/09/2020 11:00 AM
Leeds Dance Partnership and Spin Arts - Radical Strategies for Change, Wednesday 30 September 11.00am - 12.30pm

Online Series
05/06/2020 - 24/07/2020 10:30 AM
Leeds Dance Partnership is hosting a series of free online sessions to support independent artists in Leeds and the surrounding area in response to the current COVID-19 crisis.

Antigone, Interrupted - Scottish Dance Theatre
Leeds Playhouse
19/05/2020 7:00 PM
RESCHEDULED. Chroegraphed by Joan Clevillé, Antigone, Interrupted is an intimate solo work created with acclaimed performer Solène Weinachter.

The Rite of Spring - Seeta Patel Dance
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre
13/05/2020 7:30 PM
RESCHEDULED. Award-winning choreographer Seeta Patel reimagines the iconic ballet The Rite of Spring in the powerful Indian dance style, Bharatanatyam.

Good Blood
Slung Low
18/04/2020 11:00 AM
Join dance artists Keira Martin and her sister Sioda Adams for a gathering of Yorkshire / Irish chat, music and dance, proudly supported by Leeds Dance Partnership.

The Lost Happy Endings - balletLORENT
Leeds Playhouse
27/03/2020 - 28/03/2020 7:30 PM
RESCHEDULED. What happens when the Happy Endings are stolen? The Lost Happy Endings is an original story by Carol Ann Duffy retold as dance theatre by balletLORENT for families.

COLLIDE 2020
14/03/2020 12:30 PM
Boys' dance takes over Leeds City Centre as Northern School of Contemproary Dance presents COLLIDE 2020.

Touch - Four Hands
Slung Low
07/03/2020 11:00 AM
Touch is a performance that explores the themes of connection, intimacy and play between children and their grown ups.

MaPPAMoNDO by Dadodans - Gaia Gonnelli
Yorkshire Dance
01/03/2020 11:30 AM
An imaginary journey across the earth with music and dance.

Touch - Four Hands
Yorkshire Dance
01/03/2020 2:00 PM
Touch is a performance that explores the themes of connection, intimacy and play between children and their grown ups.

To the Beat of a Different Drum - TC Howard
Yorkshire Dance
29/02/2020 2:00 PM
You are invited to an unexpected gathering and a meeting of worlds as youths and elders meet in the space that separates them and unites them.

Des Gestes Blancs – Gestures on a Blank Slate
Yorkshire Dance
29/02/2020 6:00 PM
A duo of a man and his son tries a physical approach to the notion of paternal bond, of filiation.

IRL? – A Symposium
Yorkshire Dance
08/02/2020 11:00 AM
Northern School of Contemporary Dance is hosting a two-day event featuring a symposium IRL? (In Real Life), supported by Leeds Dance Partnership and a double bill of solo works from Europe, FORECASTING and likes.

Riccardo Buscarini at Ageless Festival
Yorkshire Dance
25/10/2019 - 26/10/2019 12:00 AM
Presented by Yorkshire Dance, Ageless Festival is a two-day festival featuring a wide range of artists, film-makers and speakers reimagining age through dance.

Daniel Mariblanca | 71 BODIES 1 DANCE
Yorkshire Dance
28/06/2019 - 29/06/2019 12:00 AM
71 BODIES 1 DANCE is an interdisciplinary and choreographic initiative by Daniel Mariblanca in which photography and dance performance are in dialogue looking at the reality and complexity of the wide spectrum of (trans)gender identities.

Cas Public | 9 (Canada)
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre
03/06/2019 7:30 PM
Visiting from their home city of Montreal, they have earned widespread recognition both in Canada and on the world stage.

Leeds Beckett & Northern School of Contemporary Dance Present Colin Poole
Riley Theatre, Northern School of Comtemporary Dance
14/05/2019 6:00 PM
The Black Male Performing Body presented by Colin Poole. In this presentation Colin discusses his choreographic work in relation to the black male performing body.

#PUNK (Zimbabwe/USA)
Prime Studios
28/04/2019 7:00 PM
In #PUNK, chipaumire embraces punk’s rejection of the status quo, and considers that there is no future, that the future is in the present. This energetic performance travels through decades, forms and musical styles.

70/30 SPLIT | bYOB (UK)
Riley Theatre, Northern School of Comtemporary Dance
27/04/2019 4:00 PM
Dressed ready for a riot and dancing distorted folk dances of times gone by; four performers are caught between different notions of masculinity.

Daimón | Luis Garay (Argentina/Columbia)
Yorkshire Dance
26/04/2019 - 27/04/2019 7:00 PM
An intimate portrait of power and endurance.

Yukiko Masui / Léa Tirabasso | Double Bill
Riley Theatre, Northern School of Comtemporary Dance
09/03/2019 7:30 PM
Saturday 9th March 2019 at 7:30pm at the Riley TheatreTwo rising female choreographers share personal stories of illness, love and loss in a moving and inspiring double bill. From the internal chaos of a body to the emotional conflicts within a family, both works tap into moments in life that are simply not expressible in speech.

Zsuzsa Rózsavölgyi - 1.7
Yorkshire Dance
08/03/2019 8:00 PM
In 1.7, the Hungarian artist Zsuzsa Rózsavölgyi explores the female body and its role in society in a very humorous and provocative way.