Genre: Dance

All or Nothing Presents THE SWINGS at YOUTHBEATZ 2022

‘Life was never better than on a swing, the higher the better!’ Come and enter the world of The Swings. Part performance and part installation, The Swings is both an aerial dance duet and an open invitation for the public to swing high and free. It all takes place on our magnificent, larger-than-life swing set…. Read more »

MaMa – by Cosmic Dance

MaMa – Cosmic Dance MaMa, directed and performed by Kirsten Newell and Oxana Banshikova, is a new Bharatanatyam based dance production on the themes of pregnancy and early motherhood. Combining classical South Asian dance with contemporary choreography, two dancers explore and share their journeys as mothers. The performance is accompanied by originally composed music weaving together Celtic and Carnatic sounds. “A… Read more »

D&G Dance present Something Smashing

Workshop & Performance  Something Smashing have been programming nights of exuberant improvised sound and movement since 2017. Because both dancers and musicians improvise but rarely together, organisers Tess Letham, Alma Lindenhovius Skye Reynolds and Graeme Wilson invite movement artists and musicians from Scotland’s flourishing improv scene for spontaneous encounters to experiment with each other’s practice…. Read more »

Scottish Dance Theatre presents Thin h/as h/air

Showcasing the in-house choreographic talent at Scottish Dance Theatre, company member Pauline Torzuoli presents the solo work: Thin h/as h/air. Part biographical and part fiction, this piece is a portrait created for and with Guest Dancer Yosuke Kusano. “Aren’t trees the hair of the Earth?” This question was the seed from which the piece grew…. Read more »

D&G Arts Festival presents The Doonhamers Gathering

Join D&G Art Festivals’ new Ceilidh nights, where local artists bring you an evening of storytelling, theatre, dance and music that celebrates being a Doonhamer. Enjoy local food and drink, watch local artists perform and experience a new kind of night out with your friends and family. Hosted by Chelsie Nash, you will watch performances… Read more »

Closing Event – Paper Doll Militia present Egg

Egg – Final Scottish Tour – FINAL DATE!! LAST CHANCE to see this production live. ★★★★★ THE SKINNY ★★★★★ THE WEE REVIEW ★★★★★ EDINBURGH GUIDE ★★★★★ EDINBURGH FESTIVALS MAGAZINE ★★★★½ THE LIST ★★★★ THE STAGE ★★★★ ACROSS THE ARTS The show: Egg is a powerful and evocative aerial theatre production from acclaimed circus theatre company… Read more »

D&G Dance present #DGDanceDare

Dumfries and Galloway dance is on a mission to get the whole region dancing! Our Dance Advocates are inviting everyone to get involved – whether a confident dancer or a kitchen dancer – by learning the regional dance dare, filming it and sharing it online #DGDanceDare. On Sunday 29th May at 4pm we will be… Read more »

FULL ONLINE FESTIVAL PASS

Enjoy our online 2022 D&G Arts Festival at Hame on demand from the dates that they released below. Shows included in our overall Festival Online Pass:  Sunday’s Child presents AFLOAT Fri 20 at 20:00 – Sun 29 May at 22:00 Dublin is completely underwater. Best friends Bláthnaid & Debs are the sole survivors. Debs looks… Read more »

D&G Arts Festival presents The Gallovidian Gathering

Join D&G Art Festivals’ new Ceilidh nights, where local artists bring you an evening of storytelling, theatre, dance and music that celebrates being Gallovidian. Enjoy local food and drink, watch local artists perform and experience a new kind of night out with your friends and family. Hosted by Chelsie Nash, you will watch performances from… Read more »

Citybreakz

City Breakz is an outdoor pop-up hip-hop performance trail. Performances will take place in unusual city locations, as four dancers journey through urban spaces, leading to one final showdown.  Each performer armed with a patch of linoleum and a sound system – will spring up in spaces and structures you least expect across cities and… Read more »