Raise the Roof | Community Dance PlatformDartington SPACE Studios | 22 March 2020As a local dance group or artist this is your chance to take part in an exciting showcase to celebrate brilliant dance from Devon and Torbay. If you are a school dance group, a private dance school, a community ...
January 7, 2020Kate Wannell
Following a call out for bursary applications, Dance in Devon supported Dance Artist Kane John Mills to attend Plymouth Dance’s International Inclusive Dance Summer Intensive with Adam Benjamin in September 2019. Here, Kane reflects on his experience at the intensive and how it will affect his work in Devon... In truth, prior ...
October 3, 2019Kate Wannell
Read our question & answer session with Roseanna and Josh from Impermanence. To watch the exciting new performance that they are creating with our community cast aged 9-90, come along to our event Come, Dance with Me... on 14th September as part of the International Agatha Christie Festival. What attracted you ...
August 29, 2019Martha
A great opportunity to volunteer at a fun, family-friendly dance event, involving specially created performances, a live band and lots of dancing! Event: Come, Dance with Me... as part of the International Agatha Christie Festival 2019 Location: Spanish Barn, Torre Abbey, Torquay, TQ2 5JE Date: Saturday 14th September 2019 (Afternoon) To find out more ...
August 8, 2019Martha
Open call for local people to work with a professional dance company on a new performance in Torbay. Dance in Devon is calling out for people of all ages to come together for a unique chance to work with Impermanence to create a brand new, inter-generational dance piece. The new ...
July 18, 2019Martha
We are delighted to introduce you to the newly-formed company of dance artists from the south west region who will be coming together to create and perform site-sensitive performance ‘Take a Seat’. ‘Take a Seat’ is curated by Mole Wetherell from Reckless Sleepers and is co-produced by Dance in Devon ...
May 14, 2019Martha
We are looking for volunteers to support the exciting, upcoming, outdoor performances from Richard Chappell Dance and Reckless Sleepers, as part of the Eyeview commissioned (extra)ordinary programme. The performances will be around Torbay in June and we would like volunteers to help with stewarding, front of house activities and supporting artists ...
May 7, 2019Martha
This year we are so excited to be commissioning Lucy Freeman + Kane John Mills, Isobel Ripley, Florence Blackmore + Haley Jane Gash and Still Point Dance Theatre to develop new dance work for performance at Watch This Space 2019. Watch this Space 2019 will also include new and re-imagined ...
January 5, 2019Kate Wannell
Dance in Devon is excited to announce that we will be hosting the U.Dance 2019 Regional Platform for the South West at Dartington on Sunday 14th April 2019.Youth dance groups from across the SW are invited to apply to perform at the U.Dance Regional Platform on 14th April 2019 at ...
October 16, 2018Kate Wannell
We are delighted to announce that we have confirmed the date for our Watch this Space performance platform for 2019 as Sunday 17th March. Details on a mini-commissioning opportunity will be coming soon!
September 25, 2018Kate Wannell
Image: Photographer Matt Austin Professional development opportunity for South West choreographers aged 18-25Over the past four years Pavilion Dance South West and Dance in Devon have been welcoming young choreographers from across the region to learn and train with some of the UK’s best choreographers. In a fun, supportive environment you ...
September 11, 2018Kate Wannell
At Dance in Devon, we believe that dance can be for everyone. Life is better when we move together and we are proud that we have been able to make this happen for all kinds of people in all kinds of ways. But we now need your support to continue ...
July 31, 2018Kate Wannell
26th March and 24th April 2018 | 6.45-7.45pmStudio 74, Exeter Phoenix Dance in Devon invites you to join us before the spring dance performance at Exeter Phoenix for Dance Talks. Dance Talks is a free opportunity to connect with Dance in Devon, meet other dance artists/practitioners/producers/students/audiences and like minds. ...
March 13, 2018Kate Wannell
New Arts Festival in Devon for 2018The Branchline partnership is supporting learning disabled young people create a first for Dartington: The ORDINARY ART FESTIVAL is a brand new festival offer for 2018 drawing together the work of ‘artists with labels’ from across the SW. Branchline is a new ...
January 11, 2018Kate Wannell
A big thank you to all of our fabulous performers and all those who attended our Tea Dance event at Torre Abbey on 17th September. We loved dancing with you all! Our thanks also go to The International Agatha Christie Festival for hosting us.
September 19, 2017Kate Wannell
Our dance for falls prevention project is featured as part of Torbay Culture.Find out all about our project here
September 14, 2017Lizzy Humber
Dance in Devon presentThe Doodle Dance ShowAn innovative show combining drawing and dance11th November | 11.30am & 2.30pm | The Palace Theatre, Paignton12th November | 1.30pm and 4pm | Exeter PhoenixDance in Devon is delighted to invite Award-winning performers Anna Williams (Russell Maliphant, La Ribot) and Tom Roden (New Art ...
August 31, 2017Lizzy Humber
Dance in Devon and the International Agatha Christie Festival invite young and old to come together in Torbay to create a new dance piece for the festival, with choreographer Richard Chappell. Each with a story to share, dancers from Torbay between the ages of 12 – 96 have been working ...
August 29, 2017Kate Wannell
An Evening of Youth Dance at The Plough Arts Centre We had the chance to chat and have some creative dance conversations with some of the young dancers who were performing at the Inspire Youth Dance Event at The Plough Arts Centre on Thursday 13th July, organised by Community Dance ...
August 15, 2017Kate Wannell
An unusual dance project for the shores of West Somerset “As summer ends, strangers will land. We watch. Everyone must decide. What to hold on to, what to leave behind.” Stacked Wonky Dance Company introduce their new dance project, The Landings. The Landings is an innovative site-specific dance project that exists because ...
August 15, 2017Kate Wannell