- Telephone 020 7121 1100
- Website www.theplace.org.uk
A centre for contemporary dance uniting dance training, creation and performance in one space. The venue hosts dance classes for adults and children, vocational training as part of London Contemporary Dance School and is home to touring company Richard Alston Dance Company. The in-house theatre, the Robin Howard Dance Theatre, presents over 200 performances a year, including a new year platform season Resolution!, and Spring Loaded, a season of works by independent UK artists supported by The Place.
The nearest tube stations to The Place are Euston and King's Cross St Pancras, where there are also car parks. There are metered parking spaces in the roads around The Place and reserved spaces for Blue Badge holders outside each entrance.
There are 14 events at this location
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Alula Cyr & Jacksons Lane Presents: Hyena
Acrobatics, singing and contemporary dance.
Bouncing Cats & The Boom Boom Pups
Southbank Centre and The Place present an immersive, high-energy performance taking place within a purpose-built graffiti installation. Audience participation is required.
Caldonia Walton/Sofie Burgoyne/Julie Cunningham
A triple bill of physical theatre featuring physical theatre pieces based on themes of anxiety, separation and the feeling of living in a dream.
Christopher Owen/Dillon Dance/The Rebirth Network
Three hugely contrasting performances, including a hip-hop dance group, a solo performance exploring the influence of audience, and an all-female physical assault on the male gaze.
Shift and students from Wimbledon College of Art present an immersive performance installation, exploring the relationship between dance and desgin.
Drishti Dance/Bridget Lappin/Laura Obiols
Three very different physical performances: Antaraal, a contemporary Kathak work, The Art Of Exposure which draws on pop culture and personal psychology and Hourglass, a piece for six dancers about facing fears.
Easter Dance Courses
Create your own timetable and chose from a selection of dance classes for all ages and abilities being taught by world class companies and inspiring artists including Protein, Mark Bruce Company, James Cousins Company, Richard Alston Dance Company and more.
DanceEast and Northern Stage present a compelling exploration of the human desire to care, portrayed by four male performers in this beautifully choreographed production.
Gracefool Collective/ Sasha Milavic Davies & Lucy Railton/ A(r)CT
A triple bill of highly entertaining physical theatre productions, each using the stage to explore a different modern day issue.
Sat 13 Feb
£15 (£11) / 020 7121 1100
Group 11/Mathilde Lepage-Bagatta/Co-Motion Dance
A triple bill of contemporary and original performances, each using dance to address issues such as identity, self-exploration and power.
Muti Musafiri/Richard Osborne/Alula
Unique and original physical theatre productions, each using dance as a medium to explore different themes and ideas.
Richard Chappell Dance/Jodie Cole/Grace Bowen
Three different modern dance pieces, exploring issues of love, gender equality and the impact of your environment.