21/02/19

Russell Maliphant shares his inspiration for Silent Lines

Q&A with Russell Maliphant What life experiences led you to the subject matter for Silent Lines? I have had to work through several injuries over the years – I have had 4 knee surgeries and danced without a cruciate ligament for over 20 years which drew me too certain explorations. I have been working with…

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Our @UniofSuffolk BA Dance students are super excited for their masterclass with @JToonga this morning! Joseph Toon… https://t.co/iLBVOX4iUD

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21/02/19

DANCEEAST HOST INTERGENERATIONAL DANCE WORKSHOPS IN HADLEIGH AND STOWMARKET WITH MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC TO CELEBRATE THE TOWNS AND THEIR COMMUNITY.

  DanceEast host the Hullabaloo project, a series of intergenerational community dance classes, encouraging everyone to get involved, with no dance experience necessary. With the support of Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Council the project will take place across two towns, Stowmarket and Hadleigh. Dance as a shared activity makes an enormous contribution to our…

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Are you aged between 10-16? Come along to our @humanhood_ Workshop! . . Fri 22 March | 4.30 - 6.00pm . . To book your place visit our website or call our box office on 01473 295230. #dance #workshop #youngpeople #dancecompany #danceeast #ipswich #suffolk
21/02/19

DanceEast Centre for Advanced Training Students create new work with internationally renowned choreographer, Richard Alston

Richard Alston has been working with the Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) students at DanceEast to conceive and perform a new dance work and they will perform it on stage when Richard’s company come to Norwich Theatre Royal later this week. The young people are all part of the CAT programme which works with ten-to-eighteen…

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Are you an organisation, youth dance leader, choreographer or school dance teacher interested in youth dance? We ar… https://t.co/GqsNagQTOB

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21/02/19

Ipswich’s Jerwood DanceHouse marks its first decade with 10 Celebratory Events including world premieres, celebrations of age, youth and community, and a star-studded gala

A flagship addition to the regenerated Ipswich waterfront, the Jerwood DanceHouse was the vision of DanceEast who wanted to build themselves a home dedicated to dance, for artists and the local community.   That community came together ten years ago to raise a spectacular £8.9 million to bring that vision alive. The Jerwood DanceHouse, the…

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U.DANCE EAST 2019 . . Just over a week to go before we welcome 9 local youth groups to perform at the Jerwood DanceHouse as part of U.Dance Festival, with invites guests Advance Dance Company. We can’t wait! #udance2019 #dance #youth #youngpeople #danceeast #ipswich #suffolk
20/02/19

All you need to know about Humanhood

  Humanhood company was founded in 2016 by Birmingham and Catalan born artists Rudi Cole and Júlia Robert Parés. Together, they have developed a unique symbiotic fluid movement language that lies at the core of their work, creating intricate choreographic patterns that merge into multilayered energetic shapes with flow and dynamism. The research behind the…

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A Conversation with Russell Maliphant Don't miss out on this exclusive FREE event with our company in residence!… https://t.co/KQ0uLuuG1E

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20/02/19

Interview with Ben Duke about Juliet & Romeo

  JULIET and ROMEO- Is this the story of what might have happened had Romeo and Juliet lived? “Yes. When I watch Romeo and Juliet I am always hoping that their timings will be a little different and Juliet will wake up a few moments earlier. I know she never will but I can’t help…

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Take part in a free CAT taster workshop! BOYS IPSWICH TASTER WORKSHOP - Sat 16 Feb IPSWICH TASTER WORKSHOP - Mon 18 Feb NORWICH TASTER WORKSHOP - Tues 19 Feb COLCHESTER TASTER WORKSHOP - Wed 20 Feb CAMBRIDGE TASTER WORKSHOP - Thurs 21 Feb . . . To book your place visit our website: www.danceeast.co.uk/cat @danceeastcat
19/02/19

DANCEEAST CELEBRATE THE ARTISTRY OF THE OLDER DANCER WITH HOST, PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ENCOREEAST

  Host is a day of workshops, performances and debates specifically designed for older dancers as well as practitioners, leaders and choreographers and those working in dance with older people. The day aims to celebrate and explore the artistry of the older dancer, the relationship dance can have to the older performer, and how it…

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RT @allaboutipswich: FREE EVENT: Great opportunity to hear @RMaliphant in conversation with @dance_east's Brendan Keaney this week (https:/…

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15/11/18

Tribe// Still i Rise

  TRIBE// presents Still I Rise: Five female dancers take the audience on a journey through simmering tensions, moments of unison, togetherness, bodies flying through the space, duets and delicate solos. Still I Rise is a call to arms, channelling the resilient, unapologetic nature of Maya Angelou’s poem. Raw and emotive dance is combined with…

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Humanhood Workshop for ages 10-16 years | Friday 22 March . . . Dive into the tribal repertoire of the company and get a unique insight into the world the dancers live in on stage. #dance #workshop #company #youngpeople
15/11/18

DANCEEAST LAUNCH THEIR SPRING SEASON WITH PREMIERES FROM JAMES COUSINS, RUSSELL MALIPHANT AND NATIONAL YOUTH DANCE COMPANY.

  The new year brings a new and highly anticipated Spring Season at DanceEast, featuring three premieres, and a regional U.Dance platform. The season commences with Epilogues, a premiere from James Cousins Company. Inspired by stories of division and separation, this new production weaves three duets into one emotive evening. Two new works sit alongside…

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@EastLondonDance and the London College of Fashion Arts Programme are delighted to offer students and emerging prac… https://t.co/cCDJ7SlieX

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15/11/18

Maggie McCann Legacy Message

  Friday evening’s performance of The Little Prince is dedicated to Maggie McCann whose family and friends join us this evening. Maggie’s legacy gift came as a wonderful surprise – we hadn’t realised how fond Maggie was of DanceEast and our work – so were particularly touched that she thought to include us in her…

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A Conversation with Russell Maliphant | Wednesday 20 March, 6.30pm - 8.00pm . . . #conversation #dance #danceeast #ipswich #suffolk
15/11/18

Celebration 10 years of Company Chameleon; A Q&A with Anthony Missen

We were very lucky to capture Anthony Missen, Co-Artistic Director of Company Chameleon‘s thoughts and insights about all things 10, including key moments of the company’s past ten years. The first thing we really want to know is what can audiences expect from 10? People can expect variety, movement that you won’t have seen before,…

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Russell Maliphant Company premiere's Silent Lines at the Jerwood DanceHouse on Fri 5 & Sat 6 April. Silent Lines… https://t.co/0j5WiC6UoT

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16/10/18

DANCEEAST CELEBRATES THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS WITH A DIWALI DISCO FOR CHILDREN

  Join DanceEast at their first Diwali themed Baby Loves to Boogie disco. On Sunday 28 October, enjoy a fun-filled morning of dancing, arts and crafts activities and face-painting, suitable for families with children under five. DanceEast are working in partnership with Sanskruti Dance, formed by Krishna Zivraj-Nair to deliver this family friendly event. Krishna…

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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “Superb. Devastating realism and dark humour.” The Stage . . . @lostdogdance | Juliet & Romeo #dance #performance #danceeast #theatre #ipswich #suffolk
02/10/18

Shobana Jeyasingh Dance announces the tour of Contagion

  A major new dance work exploring viral contagion and war as pandemic at six science, art and war-related sites across England Premiere: Gymnasium Gallery, Berwick-upon-Tweed 15 & 16 September London performances: British Library, London 2 & 3 November This autumn Shobana Jeyasingh Dance brings her latest dance work Contagion to six science, art and…

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From our friends at @AlteredSkin: Don't miss your chance to see @shaneshambhu's 5* tale of the long and winding roa… https://t.co/We7OTlkpAL

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06/09/18

INTERVIEWS WITH MEDUSA CAST MEMBERS

Patricia Hastewell Patricia Hastewell is a new addition to Jasmin Vardimon Company (JVC). “I started to dance when I was little, I danced mostly contemporary but also ballet and a little bit of hip hop. I like to explore whatever relates to movement, martial arts, acrobatics, any kind of dance…” After graduating with a BA…

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“Strikingly original” - The Guardian . . @jamescousinsco kick starts our Spring Season with Epilogues. Fri 8 & Sat 9 Feb | 7.30pm . . #dance #danceeast #performance #premiere #ipswich #suffolk
28/08/18

SHOBANA JEYASINGH DANCE SET TO INFECT DANCEEAST WITH CONTAGION

Contagion is a dance installation set against the backdrop of the end of the First World War. Inspired by the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918, Contagion explores how the virus mutated, spread and attacked one third of the world’s population. Shobana Jeyasingh Dance emphasises the implications of the pandemic beyond the First World War, educating…

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.@Pacitticompany, makers of @spill_festival, have exciting news — their full 2019 programme of events is now up on… https://t.co/GGdiMSUY3E
20/08/18

Skinner Releasing Technique Workshops at Jerwood DanceHouse, led by Mary-Clare McKenna

  Skinner Releasing TechniqueTM (SRT) is a somatic dance practice created by Joan Skinner in the USA and developed over fifty years. These workshops are a space for deep, immersive and expansive dancing.   Moving within a framework of minimal strain, we will explore ways of tapping undiscovered sources of strength and energy. By using a…

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Ever considered yourself as a Community Dance Artist? 💃 If yes, then our new 2 year BA Dance course in partnership with @uniofsuffolk might just be for you! . . . Apply now! #ipswich #dance #degree #uniofsuffolk #danceeast #suffolk #community
15/08/18

DANCEEAST PRESENT DAZZLING DANCE FOR ALL AUDIENCES TO GET INVOLVED IN FOR IPSWICH MARITIME FESTIVAL

  On Saturday 18 August DanceEast will present a diverse programme of dance and street performance for Ipswich Maritime Festival, inviting festival goers to get dancing, with a stage on the Ipswich Waterfront. A free yoga class will get the day off to a harmonious start taking place on the stage outside the Jerwood DanceHouse.…

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Are you aged 10 - 16? Would you like to learn the tribal repertoire of @humanhooddance's Torus from the company's d… https://t.co/ZxZ7DmkReZ
15/08/18

JAMES WILTON DANCE MAKE A WHIRLWIND RETURN TO DANCEEAST WITH THE STORM

  The Storm is a whirlwind of lightning fast, hyper athletic movement, where acrobatics, break-dancing and martial arts fuse, in an attempt to bring to light the struggles of mental health. The intention is to create a narrative that not only moves audiences emotionally but challenges them to consider all aspects of our actions and…
06/08/18

SURF THE WAVE: Countdown to the first UK Dance Showcase

  Surf the Wave (2017-2020) is the major project led by Pavilion Dance South West (PDSW), on behalf of the National Dance Network (NDN) and supported by DanceXchange, South East Dance, The Place and Yorkshire Dance. Surf the Wave core costs are supported by Arts Council England’s Ambition for Excellence fund, Jerwood Charitable Foundation and…

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We were at Lizzie's families group this morning! 💙 #Hullabaloo #StowmarketHullabaloo https://t.co/SmRGGPYY1o
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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