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WATCH: RISE 2022 Festival of Contemporary Dance & Performance

LOStheULTRAMAR by Foco alAire, photo by Vincent Muteau

WATCH: RISE 2022 Festival of Contemporary Dance & Performance

RISE is back for 2022! Dance North’s festival of contemporary dance and performance is coming back on Saturday 11 June, building on the tremendous success of the 2021 programme. RISE 2021 showed how well outdoor performances …

WATCH: RISE 2022 – THREADED FINE

Threaded Fine by Rosemary Lee, image by Eoin Carey

WATCH: RISE 2022 – THREADED FINE

Choreographer Rosemary Lee has brought together a cast of dancers from across Scotland and ranging in age from 9-70+ years to create a new site-specific version of her Threaded Fine project. One after the other, 24 dancers …

WATCH: RISE 2022 – LOStheULTRAMAR

LOStheULTRAMAR by Foco alAire, photo by Vincent Muteau

WATCH: RISE 2022 – LOStheULTRAMAR

In LOStheULTRAMAR, Mexican dance company Foco alAire take to the streets to astonish passers-by, inviting people to join their procession as they pass through parks and public spaces. This is an interactive public performance …

DO: May to June Term – Forres Youth

DO: May to June Term – Forres Youth

New term for Dance North Youth Forres – An opportunity to learn contemporary dance technique, choreographic and performance skills in a safe environment. Young people will have fun and explore their creativity. …

DO: May to Jun Term – Fochabers Seniors

DO: May to Jun Term – Fochabers Seniors

New term for Dance North Youth Fochabers Seniors – An opportunity to learn contemporary dance technique, choreographic and performance skills in a safe environment. Young people will have fun and explore their creativity learning. …

DO: May to Jun Term – Fochabers Juniors

DO: May to Jun Term – Fochabers Juniors

Do you have a child, (Age 7-11), who has loads of creativity and loves to move and dance? Bring them along to our Junior Fochabers class. Young dancers get an opportunity to learn contemporary dance technique as …

WATCH: Rise 2021 Retrospective

WATCH: Rise 2021 Retrospective

This video retrospective, edited by Poppycock Films, is a look back at some of the highlights of this year's RISE. Thank you so much to all of the artists, audiences, volunteers, venues, partners, producers, technical staff, teachers, …

DO: Sing, Exercise and Tea Groups

DO: Sing, Exercise and Tea Groups

The Sing, Exercise and Tea (SET) Groups provide regular activities and support for older people in Moray. Meeting weekly they provide an opportunity for older people to take part in music and gentle movement. …

WATCH: Rise 2021 Audience Survey

WATCH: Rise 2021 Audience Survey

As part of our ongoing work with The Audience Agency, we're trying to learn more about what you feel when you come to a show – everything from the booking process to Covid safety, from the price …