DanceSyndrome is taking its latest performance piece “Orbit” to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival!   DanceSyndrome will be performing “Orbit” at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival on Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th August at The Space at Surgeons Hall.   Orbit was produced in 2016 as part of an Arts Council funded project. DanceSyndrome’s dancers worked…

DanceSyndrome supporter and local businessman Colin Mather has signed up to run a half marathon at the Run Wigan Festival 2017, to support the charity’s 2017 fundraising appeal. Colin aged 63 from Wigan, has been supporting DanceSyndrome for the last 5 years. Colin, pictured left with DanceSyndrome Founder Jen Blackwell,  owns Harmony Blinds, a local…

Do you love running, jogging or walking?   Do you want raise money for DanceSyndrome?   On Sunday 28th May 2017 we need you!     The Great Manchester Run is happening in Manchester city centre we are looking for individuals or small groups to take part on behalf of DanceSyndrome.   If you have…

  Thank you for all your support in 2016! It has been an amazing year for us!   We will be taking a short break over the Christmas period. There will not be any workshops between 18th December and 9th January.   We hope you all have a great break and we look forward to…

DanceSyndrome Dance Leader Becky Rich is thrilled to have been chosen as the winner of the Volunteer of the Year award at Lancashire County Council’s Pride Awards 2016.   The Pride awards are Lancashire County Council’s annual awards to celebrate the achievements of their staff and volunteers. The ceremony took place on Thursday 24th November…

DanceSyndrome needs your help! Our project has been put forward to receive some funding from Aviva Community Fund and there is now a public vote to decide which projects will become finalists. We need as many supporters as possible to vote for us to help us to secure this funding! Please help us by voting…

DanceSyndrome Dance Leader Becky Rich is thrilled to have been shortlisted for an award at Lancashire County Council’s Pride Awards 2016.   Becky was nominated for Volunteer of the Year Award by Garry Dawson, a Manager at Gerrard Street Day Centre, Preston where she runs her own dance class every Friday. The award celebrates volunteers…

  Tickets are now available for the public performances of DanceSyndrome’s new “Orbit” tour.   The project is a new approach for DanceSyndrome, allowing the dance company to develop some extremely creative new dance pieces. The team are working with respected choreographer Aya Kobayashi to create a company piece and inclusive practitioner Rachel Liggitt who…

 Peter is a volunteer Dance Leader with DanceSyndrome and has recently taken on an administration role too, helping with our social media, collating research data and helping around the office. He has been heavily involved with DanceSyndrome since the very early days and he tries to join in with all aspects of our work, so…

DanceSyndrome is pleased to announce that we have been given funding from Natwest’s Skills and Opportunities Fund to enable us to deliver our flagship dance leadership training course in Preston.   NatWest has provided DanceSyndrome with a grant of £5,780 to cover the core costs of running our Dance By Example training course, which will take place at…