Events Archive

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

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.

A woman stands in profile to the camera. She is holding a pineapple in her hand.
30/09/2020 11:00 AM
Leeds Dance Partnership and Spin Arts - Radical Strategies for Change, Wednesday 30 September 11.00am - 12.30pm

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.

A dancer wearing a white shirt stands holding their hands either side of their head lieka crown. The backdrop is black except for lighting provided by two rectangular blue lights stacked within each other.
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.

Two dancers in a promotional image for Seeta Patel's Rite of Spring. One is in profile to the camera, the other stands in front of them, looking backwards. They both have white powder covering them, and a smoke of white powder trailing behind them.
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.

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.

A dancer is leaping in the air. She is dressed as Jub, a character from The Lost Happy Endings.. She is wearing a green jacket, and is holding onto a magical quill and bag. She is in a forest.
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.

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

A performance of Touch by Four Hands. A dancer stands over a child, cradling the child's head in their handss. We can see the audience in the background.
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.

Yorkshire Dance
01/03/2020 11:30 AM
An imaginary journey across the earth with music and dance.

A performance of Touch by Four Hands. A dancer stands over a child, cradling the child's head in their handss. We can see the audience in the background.
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.

A person is jumping in front of a drum. The image is black and white.
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.

A black and white image of a man with a child on his shoulders. They are in profile to the camera.
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.

A woman is holding a laptop in front of her face. The laptop screen is displaying a cartoon-ish face.
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.

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.

Photo Jesús Vallinas
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.

Upcoming events
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.

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.

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.

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.

Yorkshire Dance
26/04/2019 - 27/04/2019 7:00 PM
An intimate portrait of power and endurance.

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.

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.