FRESH 2014 - part of U.Dance 2014
Showcasing the best youth dance in Yorkshire!
Saturday 5 April 2014
West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds
for youth dance companies with members aged 11-19
Deadline for applications: Fri 29 Nov 2013
Deadline for supporting DVD submissions: Mon 9 Dec 2013
Successful applicants will be informed after Mon 16 Dec 2013
Leading to U.Dance 2014
Nottingham, Thu 26 – Sun 29 Jun
Group & Piece Requirements
In order for a group to be eligible for a place at Fresh 2014 and at U.Dance 2014 they need to:
• Submit a dance piece with no more than 20 dancers performing in it (we recommend that groups comprise no more than 15 dancers. Groups of 16 dancers or more will need to have three chaperones instead of two).
• Only include dancers aged 11 to 19 years on 29th June 2014, (disabled dancers aged up to 24 can apply)
• Submit a dance piece which is no longer than 7 minutes in duration (some of the best pieces are often much shorter than 7 minutes!)
• Be based in England and involve dancers who live in England
• Be available from 26th to 29th June 2014 and on the dates of your Regional Platform
Find out how YOU could be involved with Youth Dance England…
Fresh 2013, the regional youth dance showcase was bigger and better than ever… 252 young people joined in with workshops and performances at Yorkshire Dance and the foyer of West Yorkshire Playhouse before the main showcase in WYP’s Quarry Theatre, with an audience of around 700 people.
Here’s a flavour of the day:
And here is Youth Dance England’s film of the highlights from U.Dance 2013, here in Leeds: