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
Tickets are on sale now from West Yorkshire Playhouse
We are delighted to announce that, after a selection process by a panel of independent dance artists, Fresh 2014 will feature 25 groups from across the region – some in West Yorkshire Playhouse’s Quarry Theatre, and some performing in the “Fresh Fringe” in Yorkshire Dance’s own The Loft and in the foyer of West Yorkshire Playhouse.
Nine of these groups have been selected to be entered into U.Dance, with two to be selected to represent the region in National U.Dance Festival in Nottingham in June.
The nine are:
RJC Youth Dance
NYD North Yorkshire Dance
Street Beat – Doncaster
Hull Youth Dance Company
North Lindsey Dancers
Phoenix Junior Youth Academy
Yorkshire Dance Youth
DAZL Junior Youth Dance Company
Momentum Dance Company
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: