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A step into the National Youth Dance Company's world…

Last week we heard from Katie Hewison, a student and young choreographer at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, about an exciting dance project that’s happening with young people in Leeds, as part of an on-going… 1,077 more words

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Beginning the Dance Whispers journey...

Over the coming weeks we will be posting blogs written by Katie Hewison, a students and young choreographer at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, about an exciting dance project that’s happening with young people in Leeds. 714 more words

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Here for the dancing?

Sometimes you just happen to be somewhere at the right moment to witness something you probably wouldn’t have purposely decided to go and see.

First year students of the BPA (Hons) degree in contemporary dance at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance were performing choreography inspired by the historic architecture and gardens at Harewood House and I happened to walk right into the middle of it. 168 more words

In Between

Jamie talks about his career so far

The Deluge comes to the Stage@Leeds this Saturday and one of our dancers, Northern  School of Contemporary Dance graduate, Jamie Morgans talks about his career so far. 569 more words

Cast

Salzburg.

So next stop, Salzburg. Well, when I say stop, I mean stop and panic in desperation because Paula had lost her passport. The group was gutted that Paula might not be able to join us and so on the way down to London we all had our fingers crossed that there was something that could be done. 748 more words

Contemporary

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