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

Spotlight on Emily Molnar

Ahead of the tour we got the opportunity to meet with Ballet British Columbia’s Artistic Director, Emily Molnar, to discuss the tour and the programme. Hear this interview for yourself below: If our interview with Emily Molnar above has got … Read more

Emily Molnar in Conversation: Live

On Tuesday, the 6th of March at 9.45pm Sadler’s Wells, The Movement and Dance Consortium streamed a Post Show Q&A with Ballet British Columbia’s Artistic Director Emily Molnar to our Facebook page, as well as all the tour venues facebook … Read more

A new cohort of Dance Ambassadors

Toby Norman-Wright, Senior Relationship Manager at Arts Council England, with Dance Ambassadors Theia Maldoom and Harry Fulleylove. Photo by Maria Falconer   One Dance UK, in partnership with Dance Consortium has announced its 20 Dance Ambassadors for 2017/18. The Dance Ambassadors, … Read more

Ailey nominated for UK Theatre Awards

UK Theatre has announced the nominations for the UK Theatre Awards 2017. The UK Theatre Awards celebrate creative excellence and the outstanding work seen on stages throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The Awards will be presented on Sunday … Read more

From Ailey Intensive to Rambert Dance Company by Matthew Rawcliffe

I began The Lowry CAT (Centre for Advanced Training) scheme in 2014 during my last year of high school. Having been involved with many youth theatre and musical companies I had always really enjoyed movement and was keen to pursue … Read more

Calling all dance enthusiasts…

One Dance UK and Dance Consortium are looking for applications from young people to become Dance Ambassadors 2017-18. ODUK image by Brian Slater One Dance UK, working in partnership with Dance Consortium is looking for proactive and confident young people … Read more