CONTEMPORARY DANCE WORKSHOP Highlights from an amazing day of training for our Senior Students with the Richard Alston Dance Company & London Contemporary Dance School. Working on leaps, turns, kicks and jumps, and real contemporary techniques, every dancer improved so much and received their well deserved certificate from Tutor , Laura. Great opportunity for Dance UK Seniors.. Read more →
The sky is dark but we don’t mind
Warm summer light being left by time
clocks go back as lime leaves fall
shadows stretch to winters call
Its time for fairies ,for moonlit night ,for
guising and dancing for children’s delight
Candy apples on a wooden stick
A wee cheeky song or a magical trick
It’s as good a reason let me just say
to light up the night and welcome the day
To have a wee party dress up and play
At our Halloween Ball at Dance UK
Our Annual Summer Show, ‘DANCE UK LIVE’ will be staged at Motherwell Theatre in June 2019 in aid of Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity. The show provides an exciting opportunity for pupils to perform in a professionally staged show whilst giving the audience of friends and family an amazing evening of entertainment and memories to remember for years to come. Read more →
Organisers of Paris 2024 have proposed that breakdancing should be included as a new sport in the Olympic program. It’s one of four sports suggested for inclusion in the Games, alongside surfing, climbing and skateboarding. The sports must now await final approval from the International Olympic Committee (IOC), which has until December 2020 to make a final decision. Here’s hoping… Read more →
This very popular, annual event has become the highlight of the year as it gives the boys a chance to show off their best moves, take part in friendly competitions and perform to an audience.
ALL competitors are also rewarded with a participation medal at the end of what is always a fantastic experience for everyone.
Check out this great routine, by Dance UK Senior Teacher and Choreographer, Susan Haldane. In true Susan style, this uber commercial piece was created especially for Dance UK Live 2018, staged at Motherwell Theatre, and performed by the our very own Class of 2018 Pro Dance Students. We wish lots of love and luck to all our 2018 graduates as… Read more →
Well it’s that time of year again when all of Dance UK ‘buzzes’ with excitement, practise, costume fittings, dancing and singing so we’ve put this little video clip together from the weekend’s rehearsals to get you in show mood..enjoy!
Our annual stage production is coming to Motherwell Theatre on Saturday 16 June 7pm, Sunday 17 June 1pm and 7pm and Monday 18 June 7pm, featuring pupils from 5-18 from all the Dance UK schools.
Directed by Jacqui Wilson and her team of choreographers, costumers, lighting and sound technicians & backstage crew, Dance UK Live 2018 promises to be another amazing production!
We support Glasgow Children’s Charity at showtime and can’t wait to raise lots for them again this year so make sure you purchase a raffle ticket on the night too. Thank you!!
So with all this effort and talent on stage and behind the scenes, make sure you show your support by buying lots of tickets. Remember, the show is only made possible by ticket sales (Get Tickets Here) so bring all the family along for a night to remember !
Ask any of our Graduates and their Parents about their best memories…and they will say ‘the show’
To order more tickets at your classes this week, see your class teacher for an extra ticket order form.
And thanks for your support
Dance UK Live 2018