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


Bringing people to dance and dance to people

We’ve moved our activity online, so come and join us. Check out our current programmes, dance classes, resources and opportunities for all ages and experience levels here: We Move, The Fi.ELD, On The Move, Leap of Faith, Covid-19 Resources & Support, Our Services

If you wish to get in touch email us on office@eastlondondance.org. Due to Covid-19 our phone lines and offices remain closed

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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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MESA Festival

19 - 25 October, Online, Online

Join the Fi.ELD's interactive, multi-arts festival, Mesa, online from 19-25 OctoberRead More

On The Move – Online Classes

Online classes and activity, Via Zoom, All levels (ages 9-16)

Sign up to join our online dance classes for Young Newham residents aged 9-16Read More

Technique Training with East London Youth Dance Company

Technique Training is currently suspended, University of East London, Open to all levels (ages 13-19)

FREE technique training for 13-19 year olds in urban contemporary dance with ELYDC. Read More

Leap of Faith

Fridays, 10-11.30am, Currently Online, OPEN LEVEL Older people aged 65+

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

2015 - Present

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

Resources for Covid-19 Support

9 April 2020

Sector support for the Covid-19 situationRead More

East London Dance’s Annual Review 2018-19

19 December 2019

Read our Annual Review for 2018-19 hereRead More

From bobbin threading to virtual reality, discover more about this year’s Creative Lab

29 August 2019

Find out more about what happened at this year's Creative LabRead More

Your Stratford Stage

4 June 2019

East London Dance and friends at Your Stratford Stage, May 2019Read More

Ideas Fund 2019 winners announced

1 April 2019

2019 Ideas Fund winners announcedRead More

Ideas Fund 2019 Shortlisted Applications Announced

6 March 2019

Ideas Fund 2019 Shortlisted Applications AnnouncedRead More

The Fi.ELD 2019 Begins

28 February 2019

Meet our latest cohort of future innovators. Read More

New East London Youth Dance Company announced for 2018/19!

27 November 2018

We are thrilled to announce East London Youth Dance Company (ELYDC) is backRead More

East London Dance and London College of Fashion once again join forces to deliver the Creative Lab

12 September 2018

East London Dance and London College of Fashion invited 13 participants from the worlds of fashion, dance and technology to collaborate over a week of exploration and creation.Read More

East Wall: Storm the Tower

22 August 2018

East Wall - over 150 dancers and musicians stormed the Tower in a spectacular celebration of east London’s rich cultural heritage and diversity.Read More


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

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