Website: http://www.bydc.co.uk (opens in new tab)
As a company we strive to get the best from all of our dancers with fun energetic classes that leave you wanting more. We pride ourselves on teamwork, trust and loyalty and expect that from all our dancers.
As part of B&NES Youth Dance Company you need to be a driven, committed, passionate dancer, with a thirst to learn and move. You need to want to take responsibility for your learning e.g. warm up when you arrive, wear the correct dance clothes and embrace choreographic challenges.
As a company we aim to ignite in our dancers…
TRUST. To work well together and trust each other
CONFIDENCE. To take part in regular performances and have confidence in your own ability.
RESPONSIBILITY. To be responsible for their bodies development- warm-up, stretch, live a healthy lifestyle, wear the correct clothing.
INSPIRATION. To be inspired by different choreographers and dancers.
DESIRE. The desire to keep training in contemporary dance to a higher level.
We aim to do this by…
INSPIRING. Young people to engage and develop their skills in Contemporary Dance through working with professionals, partnering with the University Dance Department and delivering exciting workshops.
NURTURING: A pilot youth dance company that responds and evolves to the needs of the participants and the local area.
SUPPORTING: Listening to and supporting the dancers in their aims, dreams and development.
SIGNPOSTING: Aspiring young dancers to access specialist knowledge, expertise and high quality opportunities.