Live Events

Live Events

Dance Base Festival

2 – 25 August

Delivered in a unique partnership with Assembly Festival, the 2024 programme will present 274 performances of 29 shows from 33 companies in the home of dance at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

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

Summer Rumble

Sunday 23 June | 17:00 and 19:00


Join us for a celebration of Dance Base’s in-house performing companies, inclusive classes and community groups. Featuring film screening and live performances from a diverse range of dancers, this is a night not to be missed!

Image credit Amy Sinead

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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Dance Base is a charity with a mission to encourage and celebrate the potential for dance in everyone. We use the power of dance to improve people’s health and wellbeing, and we support professional dance artists at all stages of their careers. We’re grateful for the generous support of out funders and donors.