11/07/18

PARKING AT DANCEEAST

For those that hold a blue badge permit, disabled parking is available on a first come first served basis in the layby at the front of the building, please contact our Box Office team for further information on 01473 295230. The Pauls Malt Silo Car Park (IP1 1XH) was sold and closed over the Christmas break.…

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30/05/18

Artist Development Day

On Friday 15 June DanceEast is hosting an Artist Development Day for local artists. The day will consist of three sessions, with spaces limited booking is essential. Session One | Creative Heart 10.00am – 2.00pm The Ashton Studio provides a space for Creative Heart to come together to share practice and network. Participants will liaise…

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30/05/18

FREE WORKSHOPS FOR YOUTH DANCE GROUPS

DanceEast is offering a chance to take part in a series of three, one-day workshops for young dance groups and their group leaders. The Open Workshops are part of a programme of activity developed to celebrate the U.Dance National Festival taking place in Ipswich at the Jerwood DanceHouse this year. Follow along with all activity on social…

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29/05/18

DANCEEAST HOSTS SUCCESSFUL SCREENINGS OF OUR TOWN DANCES FILMS

  DanceEast hosted successful screenings of Our Town Dances Hadleigh and Our Town Dances Stowemarket films for participants and their friends and family in April with nearly 200 people attending. The two dance film projects funded by Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Council were three months in the making and involved over 140 participants from…

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#UDance2018 starts today! We're looking forward to welcoming Twister, representing the North East this afternoon. . . . #DanceEast #onedanceuk #youthdance #UDanceCountdown #dance #dancing #ipswich #suffolk #luckyipswich #exploreipswich
25/05/18

Smack That (a conversation) | Rhiannon Faith

  Smack That (a conversation) tackles the taboo subject of domestic abuse, creates awareness and offers prevention tools. The intention is to raise consciousness of these issues and to present a show about underrepresented members of society. The show is set in‐the-round, at a party, and the audience are invited to participate in games, experience…

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22/05/18

U.DANCE NATIONAL FESTIVAL 2018 – CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

DanceEast is hosting this year’s U.Dance National Festival in partnership with One Dance Uk. The festival will take place at the Jerwood DanceHouse from Friday 13 – Sunday 15 July. Over 160 young people from across England will perform over two main shows at the Jerwood DanceHouse and take part in workshop activities, careers sessions…

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We're looking forward to welcoming Trinity Laban Youth Dance Company to #UDance2018 tomorrow! . . . #DanceEast #dance #onedanceuk #youthdance #UDanceCountdown #trinitylaban #dance #dancing #ipswich #suffolk #luckyipswich #exploreipswich
15/05/18

DANCEEAST, TIM CASSON AND CANADIAN GUEST DANCERS PAY HOMAGE TO IPSWICH THROUGH DANCE

From Saturday 19 May – Saturday 27 May the public spaces of Ipswich will be brought to life with dance, turning the stories and memories of the community into movement. Festival Quartiers Danses, DanceEast and Greenwich Dance are delivering a two-year project with choreographer, and DanceEast Associate Artist, Tim Casson as part of a British…

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Join us TOMORROW at Sparrows Nest Gardens for the Lowestoft Dance Map from 10.45am. A FREE performance from the loc… https://t.co/vG4SibFOq1

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24/04/18

DANCEEAST CELEBRATE A ‘SUMMER OF YOUTH’ WITH U.DANCE NATIONAL FESTIVAL 2018

  DanceEast are focusing on nurturing talent and celebrating the potential of youth dance in its Summer Season, as well as featuring work from recently announced DanceEast Associate Artists (2018 – 2020) and welcoming Hofesh Shechter’s apprentice group, Shechter II to Ipswich for the first time. DanceEast Associate Artist, Tim Casson and his company Casson…

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#UDance2018 starts tomorrow! We're looking forward to seeing Northampton School For Boys perform on Sunday 15 July at 3.30pm. You can watch too via a live stream on One Dance UK's website! . . . #DanceEast #youthdance #UDanceCountdown #onedanceuk #dance #dancing #ipswcih #suffolk #luckyipswich #exploreipswich
11/04/18

DANCEEAST ANNOUNCE NEW ASSOCIATE ARTISTS 2018-2020 – TIM CASSON, JULIE CUNNINGHAM, JOSEPH TOONGA AND KAIA GOODENOUGH

  Working with a range of artists and companies from across the UK and international partners, the Associate Artist scheme is the top-level strand of support for dance artists offered at DanceEast. The collaborative relationships run over a two-year period and support three Associate Artists and for the first time, a Junior Associate, an artist…

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03/04/18

U.Dance 2’s A DanceEast Duet Project to Celebrate U.Dance National Festival 2018

DanceEast is offering a chance for emerging local dancers to go into the community and showcase what great, young talent there is in the area. The Duet Project is part of a programme of activity developed to celebrate the U.Dance National Festival taking place in Ipswich at the Jerwood DanceHouse. Follow along with all activity…

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Are you involved with a youth dance group? Join us for a free workshop in October and November designed to give young dance groups in the region a chance to have first-class dance tuition in fantastic studio spaces. There will be three in ballet, hip hop and ballroom and Latin styles. You have until Monday 14 July to apply. Find out more: https://bit.ly/2IZXtFp (cut & paste link) . . . #EastYouthDance #DanceEast #Dance #youthdance #workshops #danceworkshops #dancing #ipswich #suffolk #luckyipswich #exploreipswich
29/03/18

DANCEEAST’S CENTRE FOR ADVANCED TRAINING PROGRAMME WORKS ALONGSIDE THE DISTINGUISHED JASMIN VARDIMON COMPANY TO CREATE NEW WORK, PARK ROAD

Image: Ben Harries PARK 2014 To celebrate the 10th anniversary of DanceEast’s Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) programme, the students will work with Jasmin Vardimon Company over an intensive period to create a new work Park Road, which will showcase their hard work and commitment as young dance artists. Lauren Baldock, Education Manager at Jasmin Vardimon…

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28/03/18

£100,000 Arts Council funding to combat rural isolation in Suffolk

A trio of Suffolk-based charities have today been awarded £100,000 from Arts Council England towards an arts programme aimed at supporting older people living in rural areas across the county. Suffolk Artlink, DanceEast and the Rural Coffee Caravan are celebrating being one of just 16 partnerships in the UK to receive funding from the Arts…

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It's only TWO DAYS until #UDance2018! Ludus Youth Dance Company will be performing over the weekend along with 11 other youth dance groups from all over England. . . . #DanceEast #onedanceuk #youthdance #UDanceCountdown #dance #dancing #ipswich #suffolk #luckyipswich #exploreipswich
16/03/18

FREE U.DANCE WORKSHOPS FOR YOUTH DANCE GROUPS Copy

DanceEast is offering a chance to take part in a series of six, one-day workshops for young dance groups and their group leaders. The Open Workshops are part of a programme of activity developed to celebrate the National U.Dance Festival taking place in Ipswich at the Jerwood DanceHouse. Follow along with all activity on social…

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14/03/18

Ipswich – We shall Remember Them

The performances of “Ipswich Remembers” on Saturday 17 March at Ipswich Corn Exchange, brings to an end a two year community project for Ipswich Choral Society and their Music Director, Robin Walker. Marking the centenary of the end of the First World War, the project sees different Ipswich Arts groups coming together to create a…

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Horizon Community College will be performing at #UDance2018 on Saturday 14 July at 7.30pm. You can watch both U.Dance performances here at the Jerwood DanceHouse via live stream at the One Dance UK website! . . . #DanceEast #Udance #onedanceuk #youthdance #horizon #dance #UDanceCountdown #dancing #ipswich #suffolk #luckyipswich #exploreipswich
23/02/18

DANCE & MOVEMENT PHOTOGRAPHY OPPORTUNITY AT DANCEEAST WITH LEADING DANCE PHOTOGRAPHER CHRIS NASH

  This project is part of a region-wide programme of youth dance activity to celebrate the arrival in Ipswich of U.Dance 2018, the national festival of youth dance. Follow along with all activity on social media with #EastYouthDance. DanceEast is offering 10 places on a free dance photography project including: A 2 day workshop in…

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12/02/18

DANCEEAST PROVIDE PLATFORM FOR DISABLED DANCERS THROUGH A PERFORMANCE GROUP, CLASSES AND A VISIT FROM STOPGAP DANCE COMPANY

  DanceEast will continue to provide a platform for disabled performers this month when Stopgap Dance Company return for a performance of The Enormous Room. Prior to the performance, Spin Off, DanceEast’s performance group for adults with additional needs will present a commissioned film made in collaboration with Stopgap dancers. The Enormous Room is a…

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#UDanceCountdown... only FOUR DAYS to go! We look forward to welcoming High Storrs Dance Company. #onedanceuk #UDance2018 #youthdance
05/02/18

“To me the act of creating is an act of generosity” – A moment with Mathieu Geffré

  Dancer Mathieu Geffré is returning to DanceEast on Friday 9 February with Didy Veldaman’s Umanoove to premiere The Knot. The work explores concepts of marriage in Western society, with the dancers representing a wedding party and the audience the guests. Through scrutiny of wedding traditions, The Knot uniquely examines what a wedding means and…

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09/01/18

DANCEEAST DANCE CLASSES SPRING 2018

  This Spring, DanceEast has over 40 classes taking place in its world-class studios, led by the region’s best dance tutors. The classes range across a number of different styles for all abilities, such as adult ballet, children’s hip hop, 50+ contemporary and open yoga (to name just a few) beginning on Saturday 6 January…

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Exeter Youth Dance Company will be representing the South West at #UDance2018 when the festival starts in FIVE DAYS. . . . #UDanceCountdown #DanceEast #onedanceuk #youthdance #dancing #ExeterYouthDance #ipswich #exeter #suffolk #dance #luckyipswich #exploreipswich
04/01/18

DANCEEAST CENTRE FOR ADVANCED TRAINING IS LOOKING FOR EXCEPTIONAL YOUNG DANCE TALENT IN THE EAST!

  DanceEast Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) is looking for children and young people aged 10 – 16 years who have what it takes to become a world-class dancer. Talented youngsters from across the east of England are being invited to apply for September 2018 entry, and demonstrate their potential at auditions at the Jerwood…

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04/01/18

DANCEEAST HOSTS PREMIERE OF IPSWICH-BASED TILTED PRODUCTIONS’ RETURN TO THE STAGE WITH NEW DANCE THEATRE PIECE EXPLORING OUR DESIRE AND REFUSAL TO BELONG

  DanceEast are delighted to host the premiere of Constructions of Thin Air on Friday 26 January, by the internationally acclaimed Ipswich-based Tilted Productions as they return to the stage after six years presenting outdoor site-specific work. Tilted Productions will also present a unique workshop based on the company’s new work for ages 55+ years,…

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Drishti Dance will be representing the South East at #UDance2018 when the festival begins in SIX DAYS. . . . #UDanceCountdown #DanceEast #onedanceuk #youthdance #ipswich #suffolk #luckyipswich #exploreipswich #dance #dancing #drishtidancecompany #kathak