Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) Youth Companies aim to engage young people with potential talent that could progress onto to Dance4’s 11-18 Years’ Centre for Advanced Training programme.
The companies/classes are accessed by current CAT students from that county as mid-week provision, and open to other young people to join. Each company has its own audition requirements; please get in touch with your local provider to find out more.
Next Door Dance Youth Company, Nottingham
Classes aimed at dancers aged 11 – 18
Thursdays 5 – 8.15pm
Technique Class: 5.30 – 6.45pm
Creative Class: 6.45 – 8.15pm
iC4C, 2 Dakeyne Street, Nottingham, NG3 2AR
Auditions for the company are usually held in September but the technique class is open to anyone within the age range. Contact Hayley Corah for more information and how to apply.
Nottinghamshire Contemporary Youth Dance Company, Mansfield
A class aimed for dancers aged 11 – 17
Tuesdays 6 – 8pm
The Old Library, Leeming Street, Mansfield NG18 1NG
For more information and to find out when the next audition will be held, email NCYDC or call 01623 644 377.
Evolve Youth Dance Company, Lincolnshire
Classes aimed at dancers aged 11 – 19
Thursdays, During term time 4.30 – 7.30pm
Technique Class: 4.30 – 6pm
Creative Class (Core Company only): 6 – 7.30pm
One NK, North Hykeham, Lincoln, LN6 9AX
Trials for the core company are held at different times throughout the year but the technique class is open to anyone within the age range. Contact Emma Bouch for more information and how to apply.
Curve Young Dance Company, Leicester
Thursdays 7 – 9pm
The Curve Theatre, Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB
For further information about the company and future auditions, email Mel Knott.
Next Door Dance Youth Company, Derbyshire
Wednesdays 6 – 8pm
Donut Studios, Spring Bank Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 1NL
Contact Hayley Corah for more information about the company and how to apply.
Wednesdays 7.30 – 9pm
Déda, Chapel Street, Derby DE1 3GU
Email for more about the company and how to apply.
Spectrum Dance Company, Northampton
Tuesdays 6.15 – 8.15pm
Southfield School Sports Centre Dance Studio, Lewis Road, Kettering, NN15 6HE
For more information and how to join the company please email Nikki Italiano.