Join us for 2 weeks of fresh, daring and courageous dance online. Dive into new performances from trail-blazing artists from around the world; immerse yourself in the creative process with dance documentaries; and move and connect with family, friends and community at workshops and interactive events. Summer is coming. It’s time to dream, hope, discover and play!
Week 1: 18-20 May 2021
Discover new and pioneering dance performances from around the world.
A collection of new and recent works by groundbreaking dance artists, including a collaboration by Liz Roche and Crash Ensemble; exhilarating new programmes from Lyon Opera Ballet and Ballet national de Marseille; and the latest dance-theatre hit from the creators of the Olivier Award-winning Betroffenheit, Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young.Explore Events
Weekend 1: 21 – 23 May 2021
Participate in a weekend of activity, events and connection for dance makers and collaborators.
A weekend programme of discussions, performances and workshops for artists and the dance community featuring the Modes of Capture Symposium and a master class lead by fascinating choreographer, performer and poet Carolyn Carlson.Explore Events
Week 2: 24 – 27 May 2021
Explore the inner worlds and behind the scenes of celebrated artists and works.
Witness exceptional artistry up close with these films and documentaries that offer insight into the creative process, including an intimate portrait of revolutionary flamenco star Rocío Molina and the last rehearsal of Pina Bausch’s The Rite of Spring performed by dancers from 14 African countries on a beach in Senegal.Explore Events
Weekend 2: 28 – 30 May 2021
Dive into dance experiences and get moving with family, friends and community.
Everyone is invited to get moving during our final weekend with workshops for children, an online club experience for adults with intellectual disabilities, a dance-off from the comfort of your own sofa and lots more!Explore Events