We have an exciting range of events at Stratford Circus and out about in east London.
Dear Lido by Rosie Whitney-Fish, 2011. Photo: Carmen Klammer
Two worlds collide as we start our artistic journey with Hofesh Shechter Company and talented young east Londoners.
Hofesh Shechter. Photo: courtesy of Hofesh Shechter Company
We've got big plans for the future! Find out how you can support us to achieve great things.
Dancing stAGE, 2010. Photo: Carmen Klammer
Find out more about the talented artists we work with.
Daniel Limbaya, Leaving Limbo Landing exhibition, 2011. Photo: Carl Cordonnie
EAST LONDON DANCE
East London Dance is the leading producer of creative dance experiences for the people of east London and beyond. We produce inspirational dance projects and events, and nurture the next generation of artists, growing one of the most diverse and vibrant dance communities in the country. From large-scale productions to intimate encounters we encourage people of all ages to create and experience dance differently.
We’ve got big plans for the future! As a registered charity, we rely on your investment to provide thousands of free dance opportunities per year. Find out how you can support us to achieve great things.
30 dance artists from Belgium and the UK with backgrounds in Afrobeats, Dancehall, Krump, House and Hip Hop, showcase works in progress devised during creative residencies in London and Brussels.
Langston Hughes: Dreams Deferred
Wednesday 1 March 2017, Wilton’s Music Hall
East London Dance presents work by Jade Hackett in collaboration with Poet in the City and Kinetika Bloco as part of a celebration of the life and work of Langston Hughes.
Dance Enterprise Ideas Summit – 2017
Friday 31 March 2017, Stratford Circus Arts Centre
A full a day of stimulating talks, networking opportunities and presentations that champion the importance of entrepreneurialism within the dance sectorRead More
Technique Training with East London Youth Dance Company
Saturdays, 10:00 am - 11:30 am, University of East London - University Square Campus, Open to all
FREE technique training for 13-17 year olds in urban contemporary dance with ELYDC. Read More
Toddler Street Dance
Mondays, 3:30pm - 4:30pm, Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Age: 3 - 5 years with parent/carer
Fun and high energy street dance classes for 3 - 5 year oldsRead More
Leap of Faith
Fridays, 11am - 1pm, Stratford Circus, OPEN LEVEL Older people aged 60+
A fun and creative class for older people with lots of opportunities to performRead More
Job Vacancy: Director (Maternity Cover)
Apply by 2 February 2017
We're is seeking an exceptional individual to lead East London Dance whilst current Director Polly Risbridger is on maternity leave.Read More
Dance Enterprise Ideas Fund – 2017
The Dance Enterprise Ideas Fund is enabling dance creatives to research, test and/or launch new artistic and entrepreneurial ideas.
Ideas are awarded at a back-to-back, live pitching round within the Dance Enterprise Ideas Summit on Friday 31 March 2017Read More
East London Dance is looking for open classes in a range of styles delivered across ALL areas of East London to join our Associate Classes scheme.Read More
Youth Advisory Board
November 2016 – present
The Youth Advisory Board is a group of eight young people from across East London who will help design and develop participation and youth engagement projects for East London Dance. Read More
East Wall is a long-term talent development project culminating in a spectacular outdoor performance at the Tower of LondonRead More
East London Youth Dance Company
East London Dance launch brand new youth dance company for 14 – 18 year olds!
Dance Enterprise Hub
Artist development programme, creative incubation for new ideas, and stragetic network for dance across east LondonRead More
East London Dance offers inspiring, high quality, bespoke dance services including workshops, performances and projects.