New Year News from Youth Dance England

Posted: January 19, 2015

News from Youth Dance England

January 2015

YDEjan151Apply for U.Dance New Dimensions

U.Dance New Dimensions seeks to showcase works that push the boundaries of conventional youth dance. This strand of U.Dance 2015 is for those aged 11-19 years in groups of one person to as large as 20, who create exceptional pieces up to 15 minutes in length.


Deadline for applications is 6 February. Check our website for details.

YDEjan152Save the date!

U.Dance 2015 is taking place in venues across Plymouth this year with a special focus on inclusive dance. We are excited to be working in partnership with Plymouth Dance to bring U.Dance to the seaside for the first time!

We will be announcing more details on this year’s festival soon!

We hope you’ll be joining us from 22 – 25 July as we #UDanceByTheSea!

News From Our Partner Organisations

National Dance Teachers Association Complete Guide to Primary Dance Course
This course aims to:

  • Further understanding of the processes of performing, composing and appreciating
  • Confidence to deliver a broad range of dance experiences
  • Understanding of progression and assessment
  • Understanding of how to make effective use of the book and web resource

For more information, please visit the National Dance Teachers Association.