We have formed long-lasting partnerships with a number of arts organisations and institutions locally, nationally and internationally. These meaningful relationships allow participants from across the globe to benefit from our work, and for us to develop our outreach to provide dance opportunities for all.
We are Education Producers of the internationally known Aakash Odedra Company, sourcing opportunities for the company to deliver a variety of projects and programmes.
As an Associate Organisation of the University, we deliver key outreach programmes and work internationally with their ongoing partnership with Manav Sadhna charity in India.
As Associate Organisation of Curve Theatre in Leicester, we partner to provide our regular over 55s classes and Senior Company provision. Curve also host our annual Moving Together showcase for our community and schools groups.
Our partnership with DRET allows us to provide tailored dance opportunities across all 34 trust schools from Scarborough down to London. We support staff training, dance troupe provision, and curate the annual dance festival.
Our affiliation with The Core Theatre in Corby sees us deliver regular over 55s classes and a host of Arts Award provision for Northamptonshire based primary and secondary schools, including regular staff CPD opportunities.
We have delivered on BTEC and HND modules for the Dance and Performing Arts courses at Addict Dance Academy since 2015, supporting students theoretically with their college and degree level qualifications.
Alongside our partnerships with organisations, we work closely with a number of schools and colleges across the East Midlands
Since 2012 we have worked with students across all year groups at Babington Academy to support them through Bronze, Silver and Gold Arts Award qualifications. Participants work with us weekly both practically and theoretically to achieve their award. We also provide talent development opportunities across the school during enrichment sessions.
Maplewell Hall SEN School
Alongside delivering Arts Award provision in school, this year we are also providing dance PE lessons for all students in year 7, 8 and 9. Content focuses on key areas of the PE curriculum, developing skills in technique, decision-making, and the application of rules.
Birch Wood SEN School
At Birch Wood we provide Discover, Explore, Bronze and Silver Arts Award opportunities for a number of participants across the school. Students enjoy learning a number of dance styles through practical workshops, developing their leadership abilities, and learning about professionals through trips to the theatre!
Rowlatts Mead Academy
We work across year groups 1-6 at Rowlatts Mead Academy, delivering practical workshops as part of their PE provision. Pupils get the chance to learn a variety of dance styles, and often work on routines to perform as part of their special assemblies.