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Inclusive dance company receives backing from The Dance Enterprise Ideas Fund

Around 10.7 million people watch the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing There are 11.2 million disabled people in the UK (that’s 1 in 5 of us) Wheelchair Latin and Ballroom dance is recognised by the International Paralympic Committee and disabled and non-disabled couples compete together around the world. Why in a city of 8.7 million people, isn’t there a single place ... Read More »

London SEN children set to RADiate

Specialised dance classes for children on the autism spectrum have been expanded in London. The RADiate project – led by the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) and with generous new funding provided by the City of London Corporation’s charity, the City Bridge Trust – will offer subsidised dance classes to children on the autism spectrum, including children with moderate to ... Read More »

Students take part in special training course on inclusive dance and disability

DANCE students at a York university took part in a special training course to learn how to be more inclusive in their work. Stopgap Dance Company hosted the two-day course on inclusive dance and disability at York St John University, involving students, staff and dancers. Nicola Forshaw, head of the dance programme, said the group was grateful to the university ... Read More »