As part of the East Midlands Big Dance programme, audiences from Leicester took part in a choreographed walk through Belgrave in Leicester last Friday.
26th June
A Big Dance Commission
Young children and their families were wowed on Saturday 9th June at Curve, Leicester by a flashmob of young people performing for the Spark Children's Arts Festival's 10th anniversary celebrations.
11th June
Guthlaxton Young Leaders


At 1pm today, dancers at sites across the region took part in Big Dance Schools Pledge, setting out to beat the world record for people performing a dance routine at the same time.
18th May
Dancers across E Midlands support record attempt
Over 300 local young people will attempt to break records with a mass dance event on Friday 18 May at the Ravendale Sports Ground in Lincoln.
9th May
4th May
Ellesmere Young Leaders


Need support with the Schools Pledge and Big Dance Week? Check out the people who can help below...
23rd April
We are very pleased to announce our new Associate Artist, Caroline Bowditch.
23rd April
Caroline Bowditch
Are you a dynamic young person looking for a fantastic opportunity to use your creative and organisational skills? Do you have the ability to engage and excite other young people? Are you based in Nottinghamshire between 18- 26 years old?
20th April
Big Dance and World Event for Young Artists 2012
Dance4 in partnership with the Big Dance East Midlands Hub Partners has commissioned the widely acclaimed, ever popular New Art Club to choreograph an extraordinary performance spectacular at National Water Sports Centre during Splashdance Weekend.
20th April
Call for submissions from interested dance groups
Dance4 commissioned international choreographer Vanessa Grasse to work with local people to create a performance based on walking and community experiences.
18th April
GYMNAST, a collaboration between Bodies in Flight, film maker Tony Judge (Creative Forum) and Jen Bell (composer) and the Night Bus Choir has just gone national.
18th April
Bodies in Flight
Ellesmere College and its Head of PE Simon Coopey have need nominated for the School Sports Award at the Leicester Sports Partnership Trust Conference on 19th April.
2nd April


We are offering a great opportunity to start a career in the arts through a year-long Creative Apprenticeship, specializing in Live Events & Promotion.
21st March
Based in the excellent PACE Building at De Montfort University, this suite of courses is perfect for the dance practitioner wanting to deepen and develop their knowledge and practical skills.
5th March
Book now to benefit from EARLY BIRD OFFER-30 March
2nd March
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We have launched an exciting new email service to help our colleagues, friends and customers let us know what kind of information they want to receive from us.
21st February


We are offering you the exclusive opportunity to see work commissioned and presented by Dance4 at a reduced price.
17th January
Fancy getting an Arts Award?


Please look through our Apply Now listings where we will advertise any vacancies. You'll find these on the home page.
19th December
We are looking for people to join our team
Gill Clarke, Dance4 Board member and friend died on November 15 2011.
16th December


A Ten Year Vision, the 2010-2020 plan for the development of children and young people’s dance in England, was launched at the YDE Conference, September 2010 where it was championed by Ed Vaizey, Wayne McGregor and Tony Hall amongst others.
26th November
A Ten Year Vision