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|Dates for this years Takover released, if you are aged 13-25 and are wanting to get creative on the 31st May - 2nd June go and find out how to get involved by clicking here|
|We are celebrating dance in Cheshire at the Now Dance Festival at the University of Chester on the 4th May go here to read about the the workshops, debate and performances|
|Read the latest version of our Wildfire news by clicking here this quarter there is more information on our Dance and Dementia Project go here for info, you can also read the Dance and Health evaluation document here|
|Dance to Health pilot evaluation is now published go here to read all about it...|
|Cheshire Dance are supporting the Knowing Body Network Frontiers of Dance and Health Symposium at the Bluecoat Liverpool. To read on and to book click here|
|Cheshire Dance are RECRUITING - An Emerging Dance Development Artist - 3 days per week. For more information and how to apply click here|
|We are very excited to welcome Fergus Early OBE (Green Candle Dance Co) on the 4th & 5th of Feb to deliver Dance, Older People & Dementia workshop for go here for more info|
|Rachel Freeman & Tayla Wood, Katye Coe, Dan Lowenstein, Trude Cone, Kate Jackson, Christopher Owen and Yael Flexer shared their Inquiries on the 3rd Nov @ MMU go here to find out more and visit the gallery for photos.|
|Dance Network Northwest Invitation to Artist Led for Aritists session led by Mary Prestidge and Bridget Fiske on 9th September for information go here|
|Break it Down a new street dance session for 7-11 year olds taught by one of our DOPE boys meet Alex here|
|Safeguarding Training on the 11th September at Cheshire Dance for more info go here|
|VOTE for Lion Salt Works in National Lottery Awards for 'Best Heritage Site 2016' Only contender in the North West... For more information on how to VOTE and about the project click here|
|RE:WIND Road to Rio dance facilitators blog and information on their latest performance on 2nd July here|
|Jack Robinson reflects on his dance career with Cheshire Dance in People Dancing Newsletter Participate here|
|Lauren Tucker gives an insight in what Take Over the Hall with Action Transport was about here|
|Rewinds Road to Rio pictures have now been uploaded to the gallery, go and take a look|
|Go to our new look gallery to see the pictures from the NOW Dance platform at the University of Chester|
|Click here for the NOW Dance programme on the 27th April|
|Read all about what we are upto by clicking into Wildfire|
|Cheshire Dance and Action Transport Theatre are taking over Whitby Hall in June 2016 for a three day x-artform project for ages 11+ go here for more information|
|Rewind Youth Theatre run jointly by Theatre in the Quater and Cheshire Dance are performing their piece on the Rio Olympics next week, click here for more information|
|NOW Dance Platform April 27th @ 7.30 pm @ University of Chester Kingsway Campus. Details here|
'I wish I could do this everyday I would learn so much', 'Connected, Challenged, Inspired by many', 'Was able to find a strong connection with my body in a way I haven’t really experienced before'.
-participants from IB3
|Calling Dance Artists and Professionals connected to the North West of England. Get involved in a new dance conversation in the region. Join Dance Network North West. More info here.|
Dance fans! Click here for information on a brand new show being performed in Cheshire and Ormskirk in October: Tales of the Tides
|Calling all dancers aged 11-17 click here to see our youth group opportunities|
|For details of Inquiring Bodies November 2015 and for details of our guest artists click here|
|Dance to Health, a ground-breaking new project with older people gets underway.|
Cheshire Dance are currently recruiting for 4 x Volunteer Aritst's for a dance for falls prevention programme here and 1 x Shadowing Dance Artist to support a 6 week pilot project delivering movement and dance for stroke patients at Macclesfield Hospital here
The DfE admits the negative impact of the EBacc on the arts in a new report.
|Images from the Dance:Ground performance at the Lion Salt Works now available in the Gallery. More info on the project here.|
|Cheshire Dance are excited to be delivering alongside Ruth Spencer on the 6th-7th September a CPD for Artists wanting to refresh/gain skills in delivering-Dance to Adults with disabilities click here for more information|
|Cheshire Dance are helping the Children and Young Peoples Dance Network in the North to get more people to sign up to their database click here to see what it is all about|
|18th July performance times have been released for Danceground places are limited so booking is essential to book email email@example.com or for more information click here|
|17th July We are holding a DACh (Dance Artists Cheshire) an opportunity to exchange views and information and to meet other Dance Artists living in Cheshire click here for more information and how to book onto this free event|
Check out our boys DOPE at the U Dance North West 2015 Regional Platform... To just see the boys you need to forward to 13.30 mins!! http://youtu.be/ZOBvkVXY2oo
|Rosalind Holgate Smith our Dance Development Artist for Cheshire East recently attended the Material for the Spine workshop at the Siobhan Davies Studios, she wants to share her experiences click here to find out more|
|Opportunity to perform with Cheshire Dance at the RHS Tatton Show 22-26th July 2015. Click here for more information|
|We would like to invite you to the celebration of Intergenerational dance for more information click here|
|Click here to view the pictures from the fabulous two day intensive with Karen Nelson|
|Go to the gallery here to view the pictures from our 2nd CI Jam residential in our USA/UK series|
|We are recruiting up to 3 Assistant Dance Artists to support the delivery of 3 dance and falls prevention programmes for Older People across Cheshire West and Chester. For more information click here|
Safeguarding Training, 13th Sept 2015 - Keep your practice safe and up to date! Only 20 spaces available..
For more information and how to book on click here
|Some great images from a unique In THIS Moment CPD opportunity for artists, carers, support workers, activities co-ordinators and personal assistants to support dance and movement activites for the elderly, including guest dancers from Beechmere care home.|
|Cheshire Dance have recruited for a Lead Artist for Dance:Ground an exciting youth dance project more details of this exciting project here|
|The Dancing Games 3 minute film is now available to view on artplayer TV . Cheshire Dance summer 2014 project commissioned by the Just So Festival. We survivied The Dancing Games will you... Coming soon to a woodland near you...|
Karen Nelson Contact Improvisation Intensive 24th-25th April 2015
Unimaginable~Flow~Resonance. An opportunity to engage deeper with Karen Nelson during this two day workshop
Contact Improvisation Jam 16th -19th April 2015
Come and join us at the Conway Retreat Centre, Anglesey with Karen Nelson from the USA and Jacqueline McCormick UK/USA
Inquiring Bodies 2 photographs are now available to view in our gallery
'what a truly wonderful day, generous and
ITM films hit the headlines on artplayer.tv news….
'Intergenerational Dance Project ITM can inspire people accross the sectors'. Mutual psychological and emotional growth shines through beautifully.'
|On 25th February 2015 Cheshire Dance is providing a unique In THIS Moment CPD opportunity for artists, carers, support workers, activities co-ordinators and personal assistants to support dance and movement activites for the elderly.|
|Cheshire Dance is bringing Bodycartography Project back to the UK for a 2 day intensive, 28th & 29th November, @ Manchester Metropolitan University, Crewe.|
|Inquiring Bodies 2, 12th Nov 2014, Manchester Metropolitan University, Crewe Campus. Meet our guest artists for Inquiring Bodies 2.|
The Dancing Games
|In THIS Moment celebration events at Beechmere and Sables Cottage. Places are limited. To attend, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
More info here
|Cheshire Dance joins Cabasa Carnival Arts to brighten up the RHS Flower Show at Tatton Park, 23rd-27th July 2014. More...|
|Safeguarding Training, 21st Sept 2014 - Keep your practice safe!. More info...|
|D.O.P.E. and Cheshire Dance Youth Performance Co. auditions now open! See www.cheshiredance.org/Youngpeople|
'I don’t remember everything anymore but it’s ok. I don’t have to when I’m dancing. I don’t feel alone anymore and I have my confidence back.' Ivy (Alzheimers Sufferer)Can you support our dance programme with Alzheimers sufferers. Donate online now
Calling all Teachers.
LOOK AT THIS !
Latest information on the ci jam here.
Alito Alessi joins us from the USA in April 2014.
|Artist Audition - 7th March 2014. The Dancing Games at the Just So Festival.|
Helping YOU get older people healthy through dance.
Inquiring Bodies, 12th Nov 2014 Save the date. A CPD day for artists sharing their work with other artists.
Click on the archive link to see what happened last November.
|New Blazin' newsletter (Autumn 2013) for schools and young people|
|See our new ConfiDance Leaflet for our comprehensive dance offer for primary, secondary and special schools inc. support for ArtsMark and Arts Award.|
|New term of classes starting in April. See which class suits you best and come along.|
|Calling all young dancers aged 12-17. AUDITIONS for Boys D.O.P.E Crew and Youth Performance Group, 29th September 2013 at Winsford Library. More information, flyer and booking form here.|
|Let's Connect are dancing again! - A great celebration workshop with the Let's Connect dancers. Check out the action here.|
|Cheshire Dance goes international, check out our 'Green Creatures in Town' film, a commission for Festival D'Avignon, delivered in partnership with Milan based Associazion Culturale Vi.D.A and dancers from C.ie M.A.D. Time.|
|Local Govt Assoc Conference - Cheshire Dance invasion! The 8 minute invasion was caught on videophone and is on our artplayer.tv channel.|
|COLLECT: Live!, The Documentary of the COLLECT:Capture project, including extracts from Cheshire Dance's COLLECT:Live are now available online.|
|In THIS Moment, celebrating the youthfulness of young and older people, gets underway. In THIS Moment is an 18 month intergenerational dance project linking residential care centres with primary schools and their local community. And its also about taking a fresh look at dance as an artform with these groups, supported by a local partnership and The Baring Foundation. More Here|
|The Moment When ... round-up. What a great 2012! More here.|
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