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Dance links

Dance links

Arts Council England Dance Links
Links to dance organisations, agencies, networks etc.

Council for Dance Education and Training
Promotes excellence in dance education and training and holds a directory of registered dance teachers in the UK

Dance Consortium A UK wide website for international dance

Dancers' Career Development
Dancers Career Development (DCD) has been supporting professional dance for over 35 years to help dancers to make the often-difficult transition from professional dancing to a new career by giving them the confidence and skills they need to keep working beyond dance. 

English National Ballet
One of the leading classsical ballet companies in the UK

English Folk Dance and Song Society   
Organisation supporting English folk dance and song based at Cecil Sharpe House, London

People Dancing  
National initiative that supports dance practitioners across the region and the country

National centre for movement, learning and health. Jabadao works in partnership with education, health and social care sectors to create more opportunities for people to get involved in movement activities that promote health, learning and well-being.

One of Europe's leading dance conservatories offering undergraduate and post-graduate programmes in contemporary dance artist training and professional development.

Lisa Ullman Travelling Scholarship fund
Scholarship fund supporting dancers, choreographers, administrators, teachers, therapists, journalists, photographers, and others working in dance/movement who want to enrich their practice through travel.

Northern Ballet 
Northern Ballet Theatre NBT (NBT) is a national touring ballet theatre company based in Leeds. It performs high quality original narrative ballet works in venues across the country, with a special focus in Leeds and the north of England. The company also offers education and training programmes.

Northern School of Contemporary Dance
Northern School of Contemporary Dance (NSCD) is a dance training institution offering a select group of students the opportunity to develop and excel as dance artists in a conservatoire environment. See: 

Royal Academy of Dance
Promotes knowledge, understanding and practice of dance internationally. 


Cheshire dance
Classes and training in Cheshire

A partner organisation with Birmingham Hippodrome and Birmingham Royal Ballet, creates exciting opportunities for people of all walks of life to engage in dance, either as a participant, performer or audience member.  dx has both a national and a regional remit and provides artistic support, education, performances and participation opportunities, and advocates for dance at all levels.

Dance 4
National dance agency based in Nottingham. 

The only dedicated dance house in the East Midlands, acting as a local, regional and national resource for dance artists and the wider community.

IDTA Registered Dance Schools in Derbyshire
International Dance Teachers Association

Active Derbyshire
Find out about how, why and where to get active in Derbyshire- includes list of dance clubs

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