- 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 11 events at this location
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Alessandro Sciarroni: Joseph Kids
A solo performer explores the wonders of technology as a vehicle for creativity as a live feed of him is projected, distorted, duplicated and deconstructed on a giant screen.
The Casement Project
Fearghus O Conchuir choreographs a performance featuring six dancers addressing the legacy of 1916, the hanging of the British peer Roger Casement and today's questions of belonging and becoming. Contains scenes of full nudity and explicit adult themes.
The Cohan Lecture 2016
Sir Ken Robinson PhD delivers an informative talk centring on why he believes dance is as important as maths in education.
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.
The postgraduate performance group of London Contemporary Dance School present a new showcase of work drawn from an outstanding line-up of contemporary choreographers.
Hospitable Bodies: The Casement Symposium
Academics and artists discuss Roger Casement's legacy and the work of contemporary creatives, curated by choreographer, Fearghus O Conchuir.
INTOTO Dance 2016
London Studio Centre presents a mixed programme of works by up-and-coming choreographers including Freddie Opoku-Addai, Luke Brown, Gemma Nixon and Eleesha Drennan.
Liz Aggiss: Slap & Tickle
A dark and ribald physical commentary on cultural mores, forays and sexual taboos from Liz Aggiss.
LOD Muziektheater: Without Blood
Inne Goris directs a moving and powerful story about the consequences of war featuring Johan Leysen with text by Peter Verhelst based on Senza Sangue by Alessandro Baricco.
London Contemporary Dance School Presents
Postgraduates, faculty and alumni present a showcase of work bridging the student and the professional.
London Contemporary Dance School Presents EDge
Thirteen postgraduates perform in a dance showcase featuring works created specially for them by innovative choreographers Philippe Blanchard, Tom Roden, Joseph Toonga and Alexander Whitley.