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)
Wigan Everybody Can Dance Workshop
Come and dance with us! Weekly sessions for 3 – 11 year olds and their parents All DanceSyndrome activities are inclusive and suitable for everyone. Our trained dancers, both with and without learning disabilities, work alongside each other to offer dance/movement to music activities. Our dance sessions help to build confidence, exercise…
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…
June 13, 2017
DanceSyndrome is celebrating after receiving almost £160,000 of National Lottery funding. The new grant…
May 24, 2017
Dance Leader Becky Rich has been involved with DanceSyndrome since 2014. She completed our Dance…
May 10, 2017
The cost of supporting our team of 13 dancers to get to Edinburgh is significant,…
May 2, 2017
DanceSyndrome are delighted to announce that Steve Elias, star of recent BBC2 show Our Dancing…
April 25, 2017
DanceSyndrome presents ‘Orbit’ 14th & 15th August At 11:30am (ends 12:15pm) £7 (Concessions £5) theSpace…
April 19, 2017
A team of staff members from Manchester commercial law firm Kuits has signed up to…
April 18, 2017
Sarah Calderbank is the Project Coordinator for DanceSyndrome’s Spirit of 2012 funded project. She has…
April 18, 2017
AFTER ten years of rejection, the dreams of a dance leader with Down’s Syndrome are…
April 2, 2017
DanceSyndrome Founder Jen Blackwell was featured in You Magazine on 2nd April. You can view…
March 22, 2017
Jen Blackwell and Becky Rich are the best of friends. They share a passion for…
March 15, 2017
DanceSyndrome Dance Leader David Corr departed for Austria on 14th March to take part in…
March 10, 2017
DanceSyndrome’s inspiring work was recognised at the Red Rose Awards, where the charity was chosen…
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