U.Dance 2018, the nation’s annual youth dance festival will showcase the strength and talent of young dancers from across the country at DanceEast, Ipswich, between 14 and 15 July 2018. 

The performances will be live streamed online for the first time this year and  you can watch them here

Each year the U.Dance National Festival showcases a selection of the best youth dance groups from all over the country. The dancers take part in workshops and masterclasses with industry professionals, inspire each other with their love of dance and develop their understanding of the dance sector.

Northampton School for Boys (NSB) from Northamptonshire has been selected to represent East Midlands at U.Dance National Festival 2018.  NSB were selected from over 69 groups and 737 dancers who applied in the region.

Dance films are going to be shown at the festivl including Labyrinth, on behalf of Inspire Youth Arts which is an East Midlands film created with support from Sam Holgate–Davey.