We’re here to champion and grow east London’s dance scene.

Through our dance activity and professional support, we’re committed to co-creation, inclusivity, equity and accessibility and to representation of the diverse east London communities we serve.

We trust in the ambition of the artists, producers and participants we work with, supporting them to be the creative leaders that are essential to developing stronger local communities.

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We’ve raised 95% of £2 million to fit out our new home. Help us reach our target, open our doors to east London's talented creative community and enable young people experiencing disadvantage to realise their full potential.

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East Summer School 2024 (Ages 15-17)

10am-4pm, The Talent House, All Levels Welcome

Join East London Dance and UD Music this summer for creative workshopsRead More

Youth Dance Summer HAF Programme 2024 (ages 7-11)

10am - 3:30pm, East London Dance, Ages 7-11

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Adult Dance Classes (ages 18+)

Mon - Wed 7-8:20pm & 8:30-9:50pm, The Talent House, Beginner - Advanced Levels

Join our high energy fun Adult Street Dance Classes at The Talent HouseRead More

Free Hip Hop & Street Dance Classes (ages 7-11 & 11-17)

Thursdays 5:30-7pm, The Talent House, All levels welcome

Sign up to join our free in-person dance classes for young people aged 7-11 & 12-16Read More

Street Dance & Contemporary Classes (ages 4-7) Key Stage 1

Wednesdays - 5:30-6:30pm, The Talent House, All levels welcome

Dance classes in Street Dance and Contemporary styles for young people ages 4-7 (Key Stage 1)Read More

Leap of Faith – Dance for over 60s

Fridays, 9:45-11:45am in-person, The Talent House, OPEN LEVEL for older people aged 60+

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

Royal visit to the Talent House

14 June 2024

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visits the Talent HouseRead More

East London Dance’s Annual Review 2022-23

23 May 2024

Read our Annual Review of 2022-23Read More

Navigate outreach programme comes to the Talent House

14 March 2024

Half-term youth activity to support physical and mental wellbeingRead More

Emma Gladstone & Tim Joss remembered

5 February 2024

Emma Gladstone (Photo – Foteini Christofilopoulou) & Tim Joss Last month the dance world lost two of its shining lights with the sad loss of Emma Gladstone and Tim Joss. Both of these wonderful individuals worked closely with East London ...Read More

Dystopia to Utopia at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

17 December 2022

Relive our journey from Dystopia to Utopia at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic ParkRead More

East London Dance Retains NPO Funding

3 November 2022

NPO funding for East London Dance confirmed for the next 4 yearsRead More

The Talent House officially opened by the Mayor of London

5 July 2022

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan officially opened the Talent House on Tuesday 5 July, 2022Read More

First season of activity at our new home announced

28 January 2022

Announcing East London Dance's first season of activity at new home The Talent HouseRead More

Our Trustee is learning hip hop to raise money for our new home

25 November 2021

Sponsor East London Dance trustee Graham Ambrose to raise money for our new homeRead More

New Creative Director and Chief Executive of East London Dance Announced

13 September 2021

Tia Hassan and Kate Scanlan announced as new joint Creative Director and Chief Executive of East London DanceRead More

The Talent House

25 March 2021

We are thrilled to introduce you to our new home, coming spring 2022Read More

Your Stratford Stage

4 June 2019

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