Unfortunately, due to bad weather, today's performances of Spill in London have been relocated.
There will be no classes taking place on Bank Holiday Monday 27th May. This Saturday's dance classes will take place as normal but please be aware that due to Birmingham Pride, that is taking place over the weekend, roads around Southside will be closed and parking will be extremely limited.
The 2013 tour of Spill - a playground of dance visits Dublin, London and Nottingham.
DanceXchange joined forces with Dance 4, East Midlands to create an exciting new regional platform for talented young dancers
Budding dance reviewer and BOA student shares her thoughts on the Montreal-based group's performance 'Gravity of Center'
A National Dance Network initiative, supported by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation and delivered by DanceXchange.
DanceXchange is hosting a seminar organised by Dance UK for choreographers, independent artists and dance managers.
Our second installment of the Youth Dance Intensive workshops for young contemporary dancers will return over the May Bank Holiday.
Students from Swanshurst School in Kings Heath will be attending RUBBERBANDance Group’s performance of Gravity of Center here on Thursday 25 April.
DanceXchange is offering a one day workshop for over 50’s with Dan Canham, ahead of his show Ours was the Fen Country.
A partnership project from DanceXchange and Dance 4
A captivating weekend of dance activities for children and their families over the May Bank Holiday.
We spoke to Tom Dale Company after Artistic Director Tom Dale and company member John Morris worked with BOA's Motus Dance Company to create a curtain raiser performance.
On Thursday 7 March, ahead of Tom Dale Company's Refugees of a Septic Heart, BOA's Motus Dance Company performed a curtain raiser piece.
Important open day and audition dates for potential Contemporary and South Asian Centre for Advanced Training participants
Our dance classes are taking a short break for the Easter holidays, returning with the Summer term in April.
We have partnered with IdeasTap to offer young filmmakers the opportunity to capture MY Dance Festival 2013.
Budding dance reviewer and Youth Forum member shares her thoughts on Tom Dale Company's Refugees of the Septic Heart
DanceXchange is the new official partner for the 2013 UK B-Boy Championships World Finals.
We welcome the return of our Youth Dance Intensive workshops for Spring/ Summer 2013
DanceXchange's CAT student has gained a place with the new National Youth Dance Company
Join two acclaimed tutors for a special weekend course of tangos & technique workshops.
Join DanceXchange for World Autism Awareness Day with specially designed workshops for children with Autism.
Ahead of the visit of Tom Dale Company next week, watch rehearsals for their new show.
Buy tickets for Out of His Skin this week to save up to 50% on the rest of the season.
Earlier this month DanceXchange hosted Strive, a training programme for 12 West Midlands dance artists who want to develop skills and confidence in delivering dance activity for vulnerable groups.
A National Dance Network initiative, supported by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation and delivered by DanceXchange
NYDC experience workshops are the first step in applying to this exciting new company.
Liz Roche Company perform the UK premiere performance of the piece here in February.
Step into 2013 with our new Class Programme Term!
Spaces are still available for our free training course for West Midlands dance artists who want to develop skills and confidence.
After a busy year, we've rounded up some of our highlights of 2012.
We are seeking a Programme Manager to join our busy Production team.
Two dancers will take part in the national choreographic development programme.
Seven youth dance groups have been selected to perform at events next year.
A free training course for 12 West Midlands dance artists who want to develop skills and confidence.
Paul Burns, DanceXchange Programme Manager, introduces the Spring/Summer 2013 DanceXchange Season.
We've rounded up some of the lovely feedback we received for the season.
The deadline to apply for your group to perform at Midlands Youth Dance Festival & U.Dance 2013 is Friday 30 November.
A free training course for 12 West Midlands dance artists who want to develop skills and confidence in delivering dance activity for vulnerable groups.
Last week, a group of over 50’s visited DanceXchange to work with Vincent Dance Theatre to create a curtain raiser performance.
Ahead of the visit of Arthur Pita, watch the trailer for God's Garden now.
This Thursday and Friday (1 & 2 November), Vincent Dance Theatre present Motherland in The Patrick Centre.
Ahead of the visit of State of Flux, watch the trailer for Forgetting Natasha now.
Louis Price is the Film Director for There is Hope, and ahead of the show's world premiere tonight, he talked us through the film projections that he has made for the show, and how he worked with choreographer Rosie Kay during the creation of the show.
Midlands Youth Dance Festival & U.Dance 2013
Ahead of the visit of Company Chameleon, watch the trailer for Gameshow now.
Chaired by Professor Stanley Ulijaszek, join There is Hope choreographer Rosie Kay for a free pre-show forum debate.
Book now to make the most of our season ticket offer.
Work with members of Vincent Dance Theatre to create a short curtain raiser piece
Last week our studios were buzzing with over forty young people from across the West Midlands taking part in our Summer Schools and Choreolab.
The main entrance to Birmingham Hippodrome will be closed for the next month, but DanceXchange access is unaffected.
Programme Manager Paul Burns introduces the shows you can see in The Patrick Centre this Autumn.
A few spaces remain for our 5-day Choreolab for aspiring choreographers and dancers aged 15-19yrs (up to 24 years if disabled).
(In)visible Dancing has been recreated on the streets of Coventry to mark the start of Olympic football in the city.
Supported by The Department of Health, PAN West Midlands and Youth Dance England, DanceXchange have published a guidance document for health professionals commissioning dance. The resource was co-authored by Jan Burkhardt and Jo Rhodes.
The DanceXchange team are going to be out and about across the region this weekend, with fantastic professional performances plus chances for you to get a taster of our class programme for free!
Be part of the finale performance with professional dance artists
Next week is the last week of classes, before we start again on Monday 10 September.
Foot In Hand & DanceXchange present ROOM FOR MANOUEVRE 2 – Integrated Dance Summer School
At DanceXchange our aim is to bring dance to more people in Birmingham and the West Midlands region, through performances, productions, classes and community outreach.
As we look to our long term future, we want to continue this work and we want to keep dance alive in the region. As a registered charity, we receive core funding from Arts Council England and Birmingham City Council, along with a range of trusts and foundations.
But we also need support from individuals and businesses to make this happen. By supporting DanceXchange, you will help us fulfil our core objectives: to produce exceptional work; to bring outstanding performances to Birmingham; and to enable people of all walks of life to engage in dance either as a participant, performer or audience member.
How you can support us:
For more information, please contact Pippa Whittaker, External Relations Manager on 0121 689 1082