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Welcome To DanceSyndrome

DanceSyndrome is a multi-award winning inclusive dance charity based in Lancashire with a special focus on including everyone, regardless of ability.

We provide weekly inclusive dance workshops for people with and without disabilities, as well as leadership training in line with our unique co-delivery model – people with and without disabilities work together to offer high quality provision. Our group of performance artists attend regular special events and exclusive performances, again emphasising a focus on “ability, not disability”.

We strive to provide opportunities for people with disabilities to not only be included, but to become more visible citizens, have their voices heard on important issues, to follow their dreams and to succeed in their ambitions. Our work inspires and empowers both dancers and audiences to believe that opportunities are endless for people who refuse to be defined by disability.

We can only do all of this thanks to the support of individuals and businesses who fundraise and donate to our charity. Thank you for your continued support!

What’s Coming Up

Jazz Dance

Zoom Contemporary Dance

7:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Join us for inclusive Contemporary Dance on Zoom! The booking form for Zoom sessions should load below, but if it doesn’t please visit: https://bit.ly/ContemporaryZoom

Everybody Dance Preston

Everybody Dance - Preston (Wednesday)

10:00 am — 11:00 am

Everybody Dance in Preston! Come and join us at Plungington Community Centre in Preston for Everybody Dance sessions and dance your way to feeling better! See booking form below to book your place(s). If this form doesn’t load, go to: http://bit.ly/EverybodyDancePreston


Everybody Dance - Accrington (Thursday)

10:30 am — 11:30 am

Everybody Dance in Accrington! Come and join us at Hyndburn Voluntary & Community Resource Centre in Accrington for Everybody Dance sessions and dance your way to feeling better! See booking form below to book and pay for your place(s). If this form doesn’t load, go to: https://bit.ly/DS_Accrington  


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