The Music of Pepperland

50 years on, and Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band is probably the most iconic album ever made and still a much-loved bestseller. So it’s a brave man who dares to meddle with Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. As composer … Read more

Three New Board Members!

We are delighted to announce the appointment of three new independent directors who join the company’s board: Rosie Kay (artistic director, Rosie Kay Dance Company); Sebastian Cheswright Cater (marketing communications consultant); and Andrew Hurst (chief executive of One Dance UK). … Read more

Meet Mark Morris

Famed choreographer Mark Morris returns to the United Kingdom this Spring with Pepperland, his new production based on The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. The production, which first premiered at Liverpool’s Sgt. Pepper at 50 festival in 2017, … Read more

2018/19 Dance Ambassadors

Dance Consortium and One Dance UK have recruited their new 2018/19 Dance Ambassadors . To learn more about the induction day and what the Ambassadors are hoping to learn from this years experience, read below. Leanne: It was a daunting … Read more

The Movement: Developing new audiences for dance

Earlier this year Dance Consortium was fortunate enough to be offered the opportunity to work with a national project THE MOVEMENT, which was designed to encourage more audiences to engage with dance across the country. THE MOVEMENT was a programme … Read more

Help us redesign this website

We would like your help to improve this website for the future. By answering a few questions, you can shape the planning for the next website – we want to know what you think. Complete our 5 minute survey and … Read more

Become a Dance Ambassador

Applications are now open for the next generation of dance leaders aged 15-25 to become our new Dance Ambassadors, in conjunction with One Dance UK. Every year we recruit 20 Dance Ambassadors aged 15-25 who act as both ambassadors for … Read more

DC gets a new Tour Coordinator

Amy Dolan will succeed Heather Knight, Dance Consortium’s Coordinator since its inception, who steps down in November 2018 after an eighteen year tenure to take on new challenges in the dance world.  Amy will shadow Heather during our Autumn tour … Read more

Discover the Dance Ambassadors: Vicki Horan

We recently got the opportunity to interview one of our Dance Ambassadors, Vicki Horan, on her dance story and why she applied to this programme, which we run in partnership with One Dance UK. Vicki is a recent graduate, who … Read more

Philip Martin-Nielson discusses dance and autism

 To raise awareness, we are sharing Philip Martin-Nielson’s journey into dance. Philip was diagnosed with a severe case of autism at the age of three, unable to speak, with his mother struggling to help him. Yet, he is now  … Read more