ON A CITY WIDE WIDE OF DANCE
Leeds Dance Partnership have announced their first city wide open day for dance. Taking
place on Sunday 19 September, 11am 4pm, the Leeds Dance Open Day will see leading
dance venues in the city region open their doors for an exciting day of over 50 free activities,
workshops and tours.
Venues include Northern Ballet Phoenix Dance Theatre, Northern
School of Contemporary Dance, Leeds Playhouse and Yorkshire Dance.
Yorkshire Dance will host a Silent Disco.
The Leeds Dance Open Day celebrates Leeds as one of the UK’s leading cities for dance. Home to established and well-renown dance companies and artists, world-class dance training opportunities and the largest dance conservatoire outside of London, the Leeds Dance Partnership hopes to encourage more people to get involved in all the different opportunities the city has to offer. Events at the Leeds Dance Open Day include: thrilling live performances; cutting edge dance films; chances to dance including a silent disco, street dance, ballet and flamenco workshops; children’s workshops; plus backstage tours and talks.
Backstage tours of the Leeds Playhouse will take place throughout the day.
All events at the Leeds Dance Open Day are free, but booking is recommended with limited walk up tickets available on the day.
To find out more, book view the full programme, please visit leedsdancepartnership.com/open-day