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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Young dancers from Scotland dazzle London crowds at Glasgow 2018 launch event

Five young dancers from Scotland took to the stage in front of some of the UK’s top sports journalists at a recent lunch event for the Glasgow 2018 European Championships at Altitude London. YDance, the national youth dance organisation for young people in Scotland, were invited to perform at the event and dancers Clara Cowen, […]

Minister for Public Health and Sport gets Active with YDance

Aileen Campbell visits Duncanrig Secondary School to see the benefits of the YDance Active project.    Minister for Public Health and Sport, Aileen Campbell, visited Duncanrig Secondary School in East Kilbride on Friday to witness first-hand the benefits the YDance Active project is having on getting more teenage girls physically active through dance. Established in […]

Horizons visit Granada as part of Let’s Dance

YDance’s inclusive young dance company Horizons visit Granada as part of the Let’s Dance European Dance Project.    Five young dancers from Scotland will fly to Granada, Spain, this week to take part in a week-long exchange programme as part of Let’s Dance Europe – a European community dance project offering young people and other […]

YDance launches Shake It Up in Primary schools

YDance project, Shake It Up, aims to raise attainment for over 2000 Primary school children from 12 schools in four areas of deprivation over a four year programme.    YDance will receive £298,000 from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation to run Shake It Up, which is based on YDance’s experience of the Arts Across the Curriculum […]

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