YDance is the national youth dance organisation for young people aged 3 to 21 in Scotland.

Our vision is to offer every child and young person in Scotland the opportunity to realise their potential as individuals through dance.

About YDance

“The YDance course was everything I had been looking for and I believe it has played a massive part in my growth and progression as a dancer.”

Thanks to continued funding and support we are able to help shape the future of Scotland’s young dancers.

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APPLY NOW – Project Y Short Course 2017

Applications are now open for the Project Y Short Course 2017. The week-long summer dance workshop and performance opportunity for 12 to 18 year olds will be held at Citymoves Dance Agency in Aberdeen from Monday 31st July – Friday 4th August 2017, with a performance at the Aberdeen International Youth Festival on the evening […]

Renfrewshire primary school pupils showcase their dance skills

Pupils from eight primary schools across Renfrewshire performed to a packed house at Johnstone Town Hall last Thursday to show their support for Paisley’s UK City of Culture bid as part of the YDance project Look Up, Look Under, Look Out.  The project, run by YDance (Scottish Youth Dance) in partnership with Paisley2021, has aimed […]

Let’s Dance Exhibition Launch

On Friday 31st March, YDance launched it’s Let’s Dance Exhibition at Tramway, Glasgow. The exhibition – a celebration of the Let’s Dance European project – runs until Sunday 9th April 2017, and showcases photos and film footage from workshops, exchanges and performances taken over the past 18 months. Let’s Dance is a community dance project […]

Destinations 2017 Performance Line-Up Revealed

14 youth dance groups from across the country selected to perform alongside the National Youth Dance Company of Scotland at Destinations 2017.  YDance Routes Destinations is an annual showcase of the best youth dance companies from across Scotland. The event, held this year at Tramway, Glasgow on Saturday 4th March, brings together national youth dance […]

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