Live Events

Live Events

Dancers Emerging Bursary Scheme | Residency Sharing

Friday 3 May | 14:00 – 15:30 | Free (ticketed)

Please join our DEBS and their mentor Soléne Weinachter for a sharing on the final day of their residency week.

Emma Jayne Park | Residency Sharing

Friday 3 May | 15:30 – 16:30 | Free (ticketed)

Emma invites you to join them in the studio to share feedback on the work in progress at the end of their residency.

Penny Chivas | STOP | Residency Sharing

Friday 10 May | 14:00 – 15:00 | Free (ticketed)

Penny invites you to join them in the studio to share feedback on the work in progress at the end of their residency.

Image copyright Alasdair Sim

Skillz 'n' Billz

Sunday 26 May

Dance Base are delighted to be holding our first battle for B-Boys & B-Girls this Spring! Hosted by Lee Crosby, and welcoming judges from across the UK, this day long event will bring together hip hop dance artists from across Scotland and beyond to battle it out.

Buy participation and spectator tickets now!

Black | Imaginate Festival | Oulouy

Thursday 30 May – Saturday 1 June | 10:00, 13:00 & 19:30

As part of the Imaginate Festival, we are hosting Black from creator and performer Oulouy. Black is a reflection on the violence and emancipation of being Black in today’s world, through a body that narrates, challenges and disturbs – a body that is both wounded and celebrated.

Image credit: Oulouy

Click link to open Imaginate’s webpage. 

Kally Lloyd-Jones | Revel | Residency Sharing

Friday 14 June | 15:00 – 16:00 | Free (ticketed)

Kally invites you to join them in the studio to share feedback on the work in progress at the end of their residency.

Image copyright Kally Lloyd-Jones

The Dimestop | Ayedentify | Residency Sharing

Friday 12 July | 15:00 – 16:00 | Free (ticketed)

We invite you to join the public sharing of the work on Friday at 15:00. As this is an early stage development phase, the performers will be presenting a work-in-progress. Afterwards we would like to open up conversations around themes of identity, globalisation and culture.

Image copyright the Dimestop

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