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Connections workshops announced

Find out about what taster sessions and workshops will be on offer at this year’s Connections.

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Choreographers announced for Connections 2017

Three top choreographers have confirmed they will be working with dancers at Connections 2017.

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Booking open for Connections Weekend

Booking is now open for the three-day intensive event – YDance Routes Connections Weekend.

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NYDCS 2017/2018 – Applications Open

Applications are now open for all 12 spaces of the 2017/2018 National Youth Dance Company of Scotland.

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NYDCS’s Indian Adventure

In August 2017, NYDCS jetted off to India to perform at the Dance Bridges Festival in Kolkata. We show you some highlights from the trip.

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Horizons Open Session – Sign Up

We are seeking young dancers aged 13 to 19, with and without disabilities, to join our integrated youth dance company – Horizons

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NYDCS invited to perform in India

The National Youth Dance Company of Scotland will travel to India this August to perform at the Dance Bridges Festival in Kolkata.

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Q&A with Steven Martin – Project Y 17

With the Project Y 2017 Tour opening this week, we talk to choreographer Steven Martin about his career, why he wanted to work with Project Y, and his approach to working on the project.

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Q&A with Alan Greig – Project Y 17

With the Project Y 2017 Tour opening this week, we talk to choreographer Alan Greig about his career, why he wanted to work with Project Y, and his approach to working on the project.

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Project Y Tour 2017 – Book your tickets today!

The Project Y 2017 Tour runs from Wed 2nd to Sat 5th Aug and visits Glasgow, Dundee, Aberdeen and Stirling. Book your tickets here.

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Q&A with Hagit Yakira – Project Y 17

With the Project Y 2017 Tour opening this week, we talk to choreographer Hagit Yakira about her career, why she wanted to work with Project Y, and her approach to working on the project.

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Q&A with Theo Clinkard – Project Y 17

With the Project Y 2017 Tour opening this week, we talk to choreographer Theo Clinkard about his career, why he wanted to work with Project Y, and his approach to working on the project.

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Help NYDCS get to India

As part of their 2017 tour, the National Youth Dance Company of Scotland have been invited to perform at the Dance Bridges Festival in Kolkata, India from the 22nd – 29th August, 2017. NYDCS members Katelyn, Jennifer, Andrea, Eleana, Clara, Alex, Antonia, Taylor, Alan, Rachel, Adam and Corrie are carrying out a variety of events […]

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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 […]

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Let’s Dance Professional Development Day with Marc Brew

As part of the Creative Europe Let’s Dance project, YDance is offering dance artists, recent graduates and undergraduates with an interest in inclusive practice in community dance a free day-long masterclass with choreographer Marc Brew.

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Rave Reviews for Project Y

The 2016 Project Y Tour is underway and has received rave reviews from leading contemporary dance choreographers

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Company Auditions this September

Applications are now open for the 2016/2017 National Youth Dance Company of Scotland.

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Hothouse Applications Open

Delivered in partnership with Scottish Ballet for aspiring young choreographers aged 14 to 18 to develop their choreographic skills.

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Choreographers Wanted

YDance is seeking 8 inspiring Choreographers for the YDance Routes Connections weekend in October 2016. Apply now.

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TICKETS NOW ON SALE: Project Y 2016

Project Y returns for the 2016 tour visiting Glasgow, Greenock, Aberdeen & Stirling this August.

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National Youth Dance Company of Scotland Take Off for Australia

A two-week exchange & performance opportunity.

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FREE Professional Development Training with Kerry Nicholls

Dance Artists/Leaders

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New Trailer Released for NYDCS 2016

Maelstrom: The new piece by the National Youth Dance Company of Scotland

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National Youth Dance Performance Line-up Revealed

Groups performing at Destinations announced.

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YDance & Virgin Trains win International Award

YDance and Virgin Trains win at the Arts and Business Scotland Awards 2015

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Vincent Dance Theatre Audition Workshop

Paid performance opportunity for 16 to 25 year olds

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Project Y 2016 Choreographers Announced

Choreographers announced to work with the 2016 Project Y Company. Apply now.

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YDance Joins Partners to Launch European Project

A new community dance project delivered in Germany, The Netherlands, Scotland & Spain.

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YDance announce two selected for mentorship

Sara Kemal and Samuel Burkett will be mentored by Kerry Nicholls in 2016

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YDance Active Dance Leader Accepts Award

YDance Active participant awarded for outstanding contribution to dance leadership.

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Project Y 2016 Applications Open

Auditions will be held in the New Year for the 2016 Project Y Company. Apply now.

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Youth Dance Groups in Scotland, Apply Now

2016 YDance Routes Destinations applications now open

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Marion North Mentoring Awards

YDance Artistic Director to sit on the panel at Tramway.

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Auditions for Scotland’s young contemporary dancers

NYDCS auditions.

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NYDCS Performance at Sadler’s Wells

National Youth Dance Company of Scotland perform at Sadler’s Wells.

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South Africa Trip

YDance Artistic Director travels to South Africa to research a performance opportunity for NYDCS

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Jump In Glasgow & North Ayrshire

Jump In kicks off in both Glasgow and North Ayrshire

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Inspiring City Awards 2015

YDance nominated for a Legacy Award in the Inspiring City Awards 2015

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New Postgraduate Course

A new Postgraduate Course in Effective Teaching and Learning in 3 – 14 Dance

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2015 World Gymnastics Championships

YDance is the official dance organisation of the 2015 World Gymnastics Championships

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YDance Shortlisted for Charity of the Year

YDance shortlisted in the Scottish Charity Awards

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BBC Performing Arts Fund

YDance awarded by the BBC Performance Arts Fund (PAF)

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