Evening events, Dance, Contemporary

20 events

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Tap Factory

A mixed programme of contemporary dance styles including urban, tap dance, hip hop, comedy and acrobatics, accompanied by a live band.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Wed 7 May

£19–£22.50

  • 19:30

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Thu 1 May

£21–£23.50 (£20–£22.50; Children £17 under 16s) / 01702 351135

  • 20:00

Epsom Playhouse

Thu 8 May

£21 / 01372 742555

  • 19:30

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Celebrate Pangaea

An evening of music and performance inspired by, and set within, the Pangaea exhibition. Nigerian born composer and performance artist Helen Parker-Jayne, of the collective The Venus Bushfires, plays a live set accompanied by contemporary African dance. The immersive set aims to reflect a contemporary Africa and includes…

Saatchi Gallery, London SW3

Thu 24 Apr

£5 / 020 7811 3070

  • 19:00 – 22:00

Contemporary Dance Class: Release

Athletic dance workshop focusing on dynamic movement, handstands and floor work. Intermediate/advanced level.

St Margaret's House, Edinburgh

Tue 22 Apr

Studio G25

£7.50 (4 classes £24–£28) / 07787 034072

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Tue 29 Apr

Studio G25

£7.50 (4 classes £24–£28) / 07787 034072

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Tue 6 May

Studio G25

£7.50 (4 classes £24–£28) / 07787 034072

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Tue 13 May

Studio G25

£7.50 (4 classes £24–£28) / 07787 034072

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Diversity

Street dance skills from the winners of the third series of Britain's Got Talent who actually, believe it or not, have some of the aforementioned talent.

Bournemouth International Centre

Sat 29 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 3000

Brighton Centre

Sun 7 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 847 1515

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Tue 9 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

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Flash Mob

Physical theatre with dance performances from Strictly Come Dancing 's Kevin Clifton, Britain's Got Talent 's Flawless and Olivier Award nominee Tommy Franzen.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Sun 29 Jun

£26 / 08441 717620

The Cresset, Peterborough

Fri 11 Jul

£25 (Children £15.50 under 16s) / 01733 265705

  • 19:30

Darlington Civic Theatre

Fri 1 Aug

£23–£25 / 01325 486555

  • 19:30

Sat 2 Aug

£23–£25 / 01325 486555

  • 19:30

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FuturPointe Dance

The New York based dance company present their critically acclaimed Psychopomp and Pagentry, a multi media work about life's changes. The dancers fuse ballet, Latin, reggae and street styles with strong influences from Africa and the Caribbean in a performance that utilities video, text and digital art.

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Fri 16 May

£10 / 0116 242 3595

Part of Let's Dance International Festival.

  • 19:45

Sat 17 May

£10 / 0116 242 3595

Part of Let's Dance International Festival.

  • 19:45

Giulio D’Anna: Parkin'Son

  • 4 stars

Dance piece of Giulio D'Anna.

Embrace Arts, Leicester

Sat 17 May

£10 / 0116 252 2455

Gnosis

Dance piece looking at the idea of the 'knowledge within' and the inner and outward battles of human characters.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Tue 19 Aug

£12 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Wed 20 Aug

£12 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Thu 21 Aug

£12 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Homeground Concert with Russell Watson & Guests

A concert featuring crossover star Russell Watson and friends, in aid of the Falklands Veterans Foundation, the Welsh Guards Appeal and the Haig Trust.

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Sat 31 May

£28.50–£60 / 0844 871 3014

I AM

Dance piece which took its inspiration from Colin McCahon's painting Victory over Death 2.

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Sat 16 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Sun 17 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

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JSDA Adult Street Dance

Join Johnny for this street dance class. Learn the basics of popping, locking and hip hop. Suitable for all abilities.

BodyRescue Fitness and Wellbeing Centre, Chesham

Tue 22 Apr

£6.50 / 07949 214204

  • 19:00 – 19:45

Tue 29 Apr

£6.50 / 07949 214204

  • 19:00 – 19:45

Tue 6 May

£6.50 / 07949 214204

  • 19:00 – 19:45
…and 11 more dates until 22 Jul

Marcel Vol I: Italian Politics as a Work of Art

A tribute to the revolutionary works or Marcel Duchamp, this dance performance tries to turn art into grotesque politics.

theSpaces on North Bridge, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Theatre 2

£7 (£5) / 0845 557 6308

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Theatre 2

£7 (£5) / 0845 557 6308

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Theatre 2

£7 (£5) / 0845 557 6308

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 11 more dates until 16 Aug

O Snap

Arch 8 Dance Group (Netherlands) present a dance performance about finding your own identity in an overloaded world. Ages 12+.

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 7 May

£10 (Family £8 each) / 0131 228 1404

Tickets on sale Mar 17. Part of Imaginate Festival.

  • 19:00

Power Games

Shane Shambhu's physical theatre piece fusing contemporary and South Asian dance, telling the story of a wealthy banker whose life is spiralling out of control. The audience votes at the end to determine whether or not he is saved.

Nottingham Playhouse

Thu 8 May

Neville Studio

£9–£11 / 0115 941 9419

  • 20:00

Peepul Centre, Leicester

Wed 21 May

£10 (£8) / 0116 261 6000

Part of Let's Dance International Festival.

Queen's Theatre, Barnstaple

Sat 17 May

£11.50; £6.50 under 25s ( £7.50) / 01271 327357

  • 19:30

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Richard Alston Dance Company: Shimmer, The Devil in the Detail and Madcap

The company performs a mixed repertoire featuring music by Ravel, Scott Joplin and Bang on a Can All-Stars.

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Wed 7 May

£8.50–£23.50 / 08441 717620

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Salsa Night

Fun and friendly weekly salsa and kizomba class with UkSalsaFeet.

I Bar, Sutton Coldfield

Tue 22 Apr

£4–£5 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Tue 29 Apr

£4–£5 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Tue 6 May

£4–£5 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 23:00
…and 36 more dates until 13 Jan 2015

Walkabout, Wolverhampton

Mon 21 Apr

£4–£5 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 01:00

Mon 28 Apr

£4–£5 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 01:00

Mon 5 May

£4–£5 / 07961 514074

  • 19:30 – 01:00
…and 35 more dates until 5 Jan 2015

SisGO

Scottish Dance Theatre's SisGO fresh from the Edinburgh International Festival.

Tramway, Glasgow

Fri 9 May

£15 (£10) / 0845 330 3501

Sat 10 May

£15 (£10) / 0845 330 3501

Spiltmilk Say Dance

  • 3 stars

Spiltmilk Dance present a fusion of various styles, which sees swing performed to disco music and contemporary dance paired with classical pieces.

Junction, Goole

Sat 24 May

£10 (£8) / 01405 763652

  • 20:00

Otley Courthouse

Sat 31 May

£11; £10 adv (£9; £8 adv) / 01943 467466

  • 19:30

York Theatre Royal

Wed 21 May

De Grey Rooms

£8 / 01904 623568

  • 20:00

Squish Squared

Dynamic sport-centric male dance duet based on a game of squash.

The Brunton, Musselburgh

Mon 26 May

£11.25 (£9.25; under 18s £6.75) / 0131 665 2240

Part of Culture.

  • 19:30

Sweet Mambo

Pina Bausch's piece of dance theatre about the relationship between the sexes.

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Sat 23 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Sun 24 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Mon 25 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.