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Success of UK dance training

Okay so as many of you may have read by now, three of the largest names in the UK dance industry joined together last week to release a press statement criticising the quality of UK dance school training. 372 more words

Responding to criticism

Earlier this week, three of the UK’s top choreographers- Akram Khan, Hofesh Shecter and Lloyd Newson- released a press statement criticising the standards of teaching in dance schools, claiming that standards are declining. 592 more words

Here we go!

Today marks the first time this years VERVE company will be travelling on their European tour. This evening they will be performing ‘Dramatis Personae’ by Douglas Thorpe and ‘Fourth and Last’ by Luca Silvestrini at Liverpool LEAP Festival. 100 more words


Welcome to VERVE!

VERVE is the postgraduate performance company of Northern School of Contemporary Dance (NSCD). NSCD is a world-class institution providing conservatoire level studies to the most talented and committed students. 253 more words


August Updates

August is a busy month here at FRESH North East HQ, and by the looks of it a very busy month for artists too.

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Northern School of Contemporary Dance Bursary Winners

Congratulations to Sara MacQueen, Annika Kompart and Nikki de Graaf, all 3rd year students from the Northern School of Contemporary Dance. Each dancer has been awarded a £50 FRESH Bursary towards their professional development! 296 more words