What We Do
All you need to know about our local workshops, leadership training and performances.
Information on our the local dance workshops and our other events across the North West.
Welcome To DanceSyndrome
At DanceSyndrome, people of all ages and abilities are supported to challenge themselves, express themselves and believe in themselves.
We provide community dance workshops throughout the North West. Our dancers can complete accredited training to become dance leaders and are given the opportunity to perform at live events throughout the UK.
Our work inspires and empowers both dancers and audiences to believe that opportunities are endless for people who refuse to be defined by disability.
What’s Coming Up
Spring Into Phab Clitheroe workshop (every Saturday)
Inclusive Street Dance
Many people have asked us if we could offer inclusive street dance sessions, so we have looked into this and decided to offer a short 6 week long block of workshops. The workshops will be delivered by experienced DanceSyndrome Dance Artist Donna Harrison from 1-2pm on Mondays, starting on 13th November and ending on 18th…
Everybody Dance - Chorley (every Tuesday)
Come and join us at Clayton Green Sports Centre, Chorley, for Everybody Dance sessions and dance your way to feeling better! Dancing is for everyone, whatever your age or ability. Everybody Dance is a fun, accessible and inclusive dance and fitness session for anyone who wants to get moving and have a good time. The sessions…
July 19, 2018
DanceSyndrome is taking its latest performance piece to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival thanks to…
July 17, 2018
DanceSyndrome wins Charity of the Year at the E3 Awards DanceSyndrome has been named…
July 12, 2018
Wednesday 11th July saw the exclusive preview performance of DanceSyndrome’s new Edinburgh Fringe performance piece…
July 4, 2018
In 2018, DanceSyndrome has been fortunate to be able to celebrate our 5th anniversary of…
June 11, 2018
Jen Blackwell, DanceSyndrome founder, honoured by The National Lottery on ITV primetime TV The…
June 4, 2018
Sarah Calderbank (pictured second from right at a fundraising event for DanceSyndrome) is the Project…
April 25, 2018
DanceSyndrome is excited to share the news that we have been shortlisted as a finalist…
April 23, 2018
As DanceSyndrome’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018 fundraising campaign gains momentum, Dance Leader Pauline Hall completed…
April 10, 2018
Anna James, age 20, is a Dance Performance and Teaching student at the University of…
March 21, 2018
Wednesday 21st March 2018 is World Down’s Syndrome Day. People around the world are celebrating…
March 19, 2018
DanceSyndrome believes in true inclusion. We are proud to be disability led and to provide…
March 12, 2018
Jen Blackwell and Becky Rich are the best of friends. They share a passion for…
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