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BLOG: Mycelium Network – Lab 1

BLOG: Mycelium Network – Lab 1

The first digital lab from the Mycelium: Transnational Contemporary Dance Network took place on 18 & 19 September bringing creative individuals and organisations together from Scotland, Norway, Finland and Lithuania. …

NEWS: Black Lives Matter

NEWS: Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter and the wave of anti-racist protest in much of the world has challenged the team at Dance North to take stock and do some rigorous self-examination. Our statement clearly sets out our position and …

BLOG: The DN team in lockdown

BLOG: The DN team in lockdown

BLOG: An insight into the lockdown lives of the Dance North team - what we're up to at work and at home during these extraordinary times, plus recommendations for some interesting things to see and do online …

BLOG: Karl Jay-Lewin on the new normal

BLOG: Karl Jay-Lewin on the new normal

Dance North's Creative Director, Karl Jay-Lewin, reflects on lockdown and the desire to re-focus and re-energise in the new normal. Our values are energising reminders that what is crucially important, now and always, is people. …

Dance North’s response to COVID-19

Dance North’s response to COVID-19

New measures, postponements and flexible working practices to help combat the coronavirus pandemic and keep our staff and the people we work with as safe as possible. Rise Festival and other classes cancelled... …