In association with One Dance UK, U Dance WM will deliver a regional youth dance platform U.Dance West Midlands. The evening promises to be a vibrant and exciting mix of dance genres and themes, including some of the best young performers from the West Midlands.
Dance groups of young people aged 11-19, and disabled young people up to the age of 24. U.Dance WM works as the regional West Midlands platform for Youth Dance England’s national youth dance festival, U.Dance.
For each festival, dancers come together from all over the West Midlands. As well as having the chance to perform, groups will also take part in workshops and other exciting dance activities throughout the day.
Six groups from the West Midlands will take part in U.Dance WM these are:
Our Lady and St Chad Catholic Academy, Wolverhampton
Great Barr Academy, Birmingham
Birmingham Ormiston Academy presents Nova
Flexus Touring Company
University of Birmingham School
ACE Dance and Music – Fused
One group will be selected to perform in U.Dance 2019 in July 2019 at The Southbank Centre