Dance Base Festival 2024

2 – 25 August 2024

Dance Base in partnership with Assembly sees 274 performances of 29 shows from 33 companies in the home of dance at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Tickets on sale now.

Book now for August classes and September Courses!

As Scotland’s National Centre for Dance, we are thrilled to be able to host some of the country’s finest teachers.

This year you can keep dancing through the Edinburgh Festival Fringe – we are NOW BOOKING for public and professional classes in August.

Our Autumn term courses are also NOW BOOKING, with individual classes available from Monday 31 July at 12.00.

Become a Friend!

Our new Friends Membership Scheme is a great way for you to help us to transform more lives through dance. 

You’ll also enjoy benefits such as a new quarterly newsletter, two invitations to our Annual Supporters Event, and access to booking for courses and workshops 24 hours early!

Membership costs only £45 annually, or £4 per month. Find out more about how to become a Friend at the link below.



Live Events

Discover more live events coming up at Scotland’s National Centre for Dance this summer.

Artist Support

Whether you’ve recently graduated or seeking mid-career support to continue your development, we’re here to offer facilities, training, advice, and opportunities.

Support Dance Base

As a registered charity, Dance Base exists to bring the joy of dance to everyone and to support independent dance artists across Scotland. We rely on the generous support of funders and donors to help keep our programmes accessible to all.

Please consider making a donation today.