Arts Council announces £3.24m funding for DanceEast
DanceEast, one of the UK’s leading dance organisations, based at the Jerwood DanceHouse in Ipswich, is delighted to announce that it has been successful in its National Portfolio funding application to Arts Council England (ACE) and will receive £3.24 million from 2018 to 2022. DanceEast is one of 831 organisations that received the news this…
Stomping Ground 2017
Photo courtesy of: The Place Dance commissions for the outdoors APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN The Place, GDIF and DanceEast are coming together to commission dance for outdoor spaces in 2018 and 2019. We are seeking proposals from artists who have bold and original ideas for new dance shows which take place outside. We’re looking for ideas…
Grace has been attending our Springboard classes for many years.
This is a group where the children can put their worries behind them for an hour, releasing their anxieties through movement and dance. It encourages the children socially, emotionally and mentally. It is a very valuable class in every sense.” Angela, Grace’s mum. .
With your help, we can continue to provide great dance to everyone. Text “EAST19 £10” to 70070 or visit our website to donate.
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Dr Scilla Dyke MBE, Founder Director DanceEast
‘DanceEast, synonymous with world class artistry woven into the fabric of people’s lives placing dance at the very heart of Suffolk and its communities. Live life, love life… move and be moved. Suffolk is dance…Suffolk is dancing. Thrilling and inspirational’. Dr Scilla Dyke MBE, Founder Director DanceEast
History of Cranfield Mills, Ipswich Waterfront
The waterfront at Ipswich, once the biggest wet dock in Europe, had become a run-down docklands area which was ripe for redevelopment. Within that, Cranfields Mill closed in 1999 and became an eyesore in the town. Nearby, the port of Ipswich is a crucial part of the Haven Gateway, which includes Felixstowe, Harwich and Mistley…
Dance is a way to find yourself and lose yourself... All at the same time! 💃
Fancy giving ballet a try? To book onto one of our three ballet classes, call our Box Office on 01473 295230 or visit our website! #dance #ballet #danceeast #ipswich #suffolk
DANCEEAST SHORTLISTED FOR ONE DANCE UK’S ‘INSPIRATIONAL WORK IN EDUCATION’ AWARD
Photo credit: Anthony Tapsell February saw One Dance UK launch its first-ever Dance Teaching Awards, as the lead industry body for dance and dance education. The awards received almost 900 nominations across the nine categories, working to promote dance education and participation across the UK. The categories consisted of: Lifetime Achievement Award Rising Star Award…
NATIONAL YOUTH DANCE COMPANY HITS IPSWICH AS PART OF UK-WIDE TOUR, INCLUDING LOCAL DANCER ISIS CLUNIE
Performance details and Box Office information DanceEast, Jerwood DanceHouse, Foundry Lane, Ipswich, IP4 1DW Box Office: 01473 295230 | DANCEEAST.CO.UK Dates: Tuesday 18 July | 7.30pm Ticket prices: From £12, £9 concessions Following a sell-out performance last year, National Youth Dance Company (NYDC) returns to DanceEast with its newest creation, Tarantiseismic. The talented cohort of…
Fancy developing your technique, creating new moves and learning simple sequences?
Contemporary dance is a great way to improve:
- core strength - flexibility - balance - coordination
within a safe, fun and social environment.
To find out more about our Time to Dance class for 50+ years: https://bit.ly/2NpTcs8
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Pleased to announce Pemberton and Hague have won funded residency through Lab:time²
We’re pleased to announce that Pemberton and Hague have been awarded a funded residency here at DanceEast in Ipswich through Round 8 of Lab:time². Pemberton and Hague hope to explore the world of eccentric dance and silent film in order to develop a repertoire of movement that will enhance their circus work. About the project:…
NATIONAL EVENT IN SIGHT FOR TWO U.DANCE EAST ENTRIES
Photo credit: Steven Creamer Photography Following performances at the regional dance event, U.Dance East, two groups of young dancers are heading to the national U.Dance 2017 event in Birmingham in July. Held at the Jerwood DanceHouse earlier this year, the regional showcase saw Dance2 (Advanced Company) and Cambridge Youth Dance Company selected to perform as part…
Did you know that dance has been proven to support people with Parkinson’s Disease in developing confidence and strength, whilst temporarily relieving some participants of symptoms in everyday day life?
Our Dance for Parkinson’s classes this autumn are running from Wed 3 Oct - Wed 5 Dec. To find out more: https://bit.ly/2xG0gMm
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CREATE A DANCE IN A DAY, WITH TIM CASSON
PRESS RELEASE CREATE A DANCE IN A DAY, WITH TIM CASSON Casson and Friends, creators of contemporary dance with a focus on collaboration and interactivity, invites the people of Ipswich and DanceEast to choreograph their very own dance on Saturday 1 July. With ‘family’ as the stimulus for creation, the new dance will be made,…
JOIN TWO OLYMPIC STARS AT THE JERWOOD DANCEHOUSE
LEARN TO LINDY HOP WITH IPSWICH JAZZ FESTIVAL Workshop details and Box Office information DanceEast, Jerwood DanceHouse, Foundry Lane, Ipswich, IP4 1DW Box Office: 01473 295230 | DANCEEAST.CO.UK Date: Friday 23 June | 4.30pm – 6.30pm Ticket price: £12 Learn to Lindy Hop, as part of Ipswich Jazz Festival and DanceEast’s Move | Be Moved…
#Regram from @1418now - Contagion, a dance installation by @shobanajeyasinghdance which commemorates the 1918 Spanish Flu epidemic, was live streamed from The Great Hall in Winchester this weekend.
You can rewatch the dance piece that audiences have been calling "powerful", "one of the best things I've ever seen", "a moving and powerful piece" and "mesmerising" from the link on our Facebook page. .
Contagion continues its UK tour in Ipswich at Jerwood DanceHouse on 5 October.
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