Academy of Burlesque and Cabaret
Teaching and performing modern burlesque with dance classes in Scotland and across the UK as well as supplying burlesque and cabaret performers. Background, press and class information.
All England Dance Association
Organises the All England Dance Competition, an annual competitive festival of theatre dance; includes programme and venue details, list of nominated festivals, and results.
The Association of Dance of the African Diaspora
National organisation that supports the practice and appreciation of dance of the African diaspora. Background, key activities, learning resources, events, download of dance class listings, and details of various projects.
The Benesh Institute
Promotes the knowledge understanding and practice of movement study through Benesh Movement Notation. Offers articles, study options and notation editing software.
Big Dance 2012
Biennial nine day festival of dance in London. Features details of what's on and how to take part, as well as educational resources and inspiration.
Chantraine Dance of Expression
Originating in France, and offering dance as an expressive art for for well-being and joy. Displays information on the method, classes in London and the South East, centres and short courses, and events.
Serving the dance community in Cheshire, and those who want to dance, with classes, projects and development assistance.
Community Dance Wales
Umbrella body which supports and develops best practice in community dance; features training schemes, dance courses and registration.
Craig Revel Horwood
Official page of the director, choreographer and Strictly Come Dancing judge.
Promoting and delivering dance activity in the city of Edinburgh with studios, classes, performances, support for professional dancers and outreach projects.
The National Dance Agency for the North East of England. From Newcastle Upon Tyne and offering performances, workshops, projects, youth dance and education.
A group of large UK theatres who work together to promote contemporary dance from different parts of the world, and book international touring companies. Venues, what's on, news, and features.
Regional dance development agency for the East of England. Contains information on courses, classes and performances.
Multi-lingual magazine published in London and covering performances and training across Europe. Includes audition listings.
Dance Initiative Greater Manchester
Central dance organisation providing a range of opportunities for dance. Contains sections on grants, events, projects,and support for professional dancers.
The Lowry Youth Dance Partnership is a collective of organisations working to provide and champion high quality dance in all its forms in the region; with a dance directory, news and information, and contacts.
Dance South West
Regional strategic agency for dance helping people to make, watch and participate in dance. Outlines their remit and explains how they work.
A national representative and campaigning organisation for dance; includes a guide to their services (particularly their Healthier Dancer programme), with directories of choreographers and medical practititioners.
Nottingham based organisation supports dance artists and practitioners, with a focus on innovative work. Background, training, festival information and projects.
Takes dance into the community and supports professional dancers. Providing details of dance retreats, summer schools, classes, workshops and groups, and an online movie of Soil Dances for schools.
Dancers' Career Development
Supporting professional dancers who are transitioning to new careers; includes information on bursaries and other available support.
Aims to provide tips for exotic dancers seeking to protect themselves from financial exploitation, abuse and a lack of safety.
Directory of dance resources, categorised and searchable. With articles and news.
UK based magazine covering and reporting on all forms of dancing. Includes contents of current and past issues, news and gallery.
A new full body aerobic workout based on a range of different dance styles with easy to follow steps created by Darcey Bussell and Nathan Clarke.
Exotic international burlesque dancer, provides a biography and reviews.
Listings of professional dancers, dance clubs and associations, dance classes and resources for dancers.
Foundation for Community Dance
Organisation for dance professionals involved in creating opportunities for dance. With resources, case studies, research, directory and magazine.
International Dance Festival Birmingham (IDFB)
A biennial festival that presents an international programme of performance and participation at venues across the West Midlands; includes a programme and news, how to participate, and contacts.
Miss Aoyama, a master of Japanese classical dance offers to teach a few selected students, and provides recitals internationally. Includes details of her dance training, images of her classical folk dance and a workshop.
Language of Dance Centre
Explains the concept, an approach to exploring, creating and recording dance and movement, and displays sections on projects, resources, and courses.
Let’s Dance International Festival
Held every May and brings a number of dance companies to Leicester from around the world; with a programme, booking details, artist profiles, and contacts.
Provides London based events listings, news, features, directory and information on youth dance. Features include video clips, interviews and media links.
Creates and tours contemporary dance-based performances and workshops, and offers community dance activities including dance classes in Lancaster and youth dance groups across Lancashire.
Merseyside Dance Initiative
Regional dance development agency aiming to develop participation in all forms of dance throughout Merseyside; dance classes, community dance, careers advice and studio hire.
Midlands Regional Council
Operates under the auspices of Irish dancing’s ruling body, An Coimisiun Le Rinci Gaelacha, based in Dublin, Ireland.
London dance festival aimed at dancers, teachers, students and dance enthusiasts.
Pole 2 Pole
Magazine covering the world of pole dance. Competitions, inside the industry, and articles.
Fuses the grace and elegance of ballet with the energy, impact and fun of acrobatic pole. Includes details of graded classes in Islington, London.
Rawhead Dance Theatre
Intergenerational and multicultural company based in London and performing a range of modern dance including contact improvisation, disco, street dance, aerials, and acrobalance.
Royal Tunbridge Wells Dance Festival
One of the largest dance festivals in the south-east of England, held every February, with a wide range of classes available; includes programme, news and results, and how to enter.
A theatre with a strong contemporary dance programme, and presenting acclaimed international and UK dance to London audiences. History, what's on, ticket booking and video clips.
Independent charitable trust promoting dance with performances, community dance, education and venues. Lists dance class timetables, performances and events.
The Tiller Girls
Documents the history of this, one of the most famous dance schools of all time.
Provides creative, touch-based movement and dance programmes for individuals affected by autism. Includes gallery, newsletter and details of sessions held in Cardiff and elsewhere in Wales.
UK Same Sex Dance Council (UKSSDC)
Represents the interests of same-sex dancers, trainers, adjudicators and competition organisers; includes a guide to competitions and events, resources, news, and contacts.
Runs a variety of sessions and courses each week from Bollywood and Ballroom to Breakdance and Ballet, as well as support for professional dancers, community dance and outreach projects.