We have an exciting range of events across East London.

East Wall Warm-Up, Lee Griffiths, 2016. Photo: Victor Frankowski
We've got big plans for the future! Find out how you can support us to achieve great things.

The River, 2014. Photo: Carmen Klammer
We have a range of dance classes for you to get involved in.

Folk Dance Remixed, 2015. Photo Nathan Gordon
Check out our latest opportunities for artists and producers.

Daer Skoob at Collabo, Tony Adigun, 2016. Photo: Stephen Ambrose


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.

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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.

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East Wall

Wed 18 - Sun 22 July, The Tower of London

From grime to gospel, krump to contemporary East Wall will see over 150 dancers & musicians fill the Tower of London’s moat in a large-scale spectacle celebrating east London's diversity and rich cultural heritage.Read More

On The Move – Stratford Circus Arts Centre

Wednesdays 4:30pm - 6pm, Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Open to all levels (ages 10 - 16)

Free beginner level dance classes in different dance styles for young Newham residents ages 10-16Read 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 aged 13-17

FREE technique training for 13-17 year olds in urban contemporary dance with ELYDC. Read More

Leap of Faith

Fridays, 11am - 1pm, Stratford Circus, OPEN LEVEL Older people aged 65+

A fun and creative class for older people with lots of opportunities to performRead More

Associate Classes

Open Call

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

The Fi.ELD

2012 - present

The Fi.ELD is a unique initiative to develop the future innovators of dance, equipping them with the skills and resources they need to make their ideas happenRead More

East London Youth Dance Company


East London Dance launch brand new youth dance company for 14 – 18 year olds! 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

Dance Enterprise Hub


Artist development programme, creative incubation for new ideas, and stragetic network for dance across east LondonRead More

East London Dance collaborate with London College of Fashion on first Creative Dance and Technology Lab

28 July 2017

A summary of the first stage of the Creative Dance and Technology Lab 2017Read More

The Fi.ELD 2017: The first year of a new five year funding round begins!

6 April 2017

The Fi.ELD is back and we want to introduce you the 2017 cohort.Read More

Dance Enterprise Ideas Fund winners announced

1 April 2017

Dance Enterprise Ideas Fund Winners 2017. Photo: Ben Stanley Top row (left to right): Joe Garbett, Carolina Adewale, Lisa Hood, Jo Rhodes, Mars El Brogy, Sharon Davis, Tom Rowland-Rees, Jessica Wright, Morgann Runacre-Temple. Bottom Row (left to right): Rashmi Becker, Emma Houston, ...Read More

Dreams Deferred

8 March 2017

East London Dance presented work by Jade Hackett at an event to celebrate the poetry of Langston HughesRead More


East London Dance offers inspiring, high quality, bespoke dance services including workshops, performances and projects.

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