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Celebrate Mandela 2017

Posted 08-09-2017
On Saturday 8 July 2017, in the presence of the Lord Mayor Elect Cllr Jane Dowson RJC Dance presented a family friendly ‘Celebrate Mandela’ performance extravaganza to a full house. The showcase included a variety of diverse artists presenting spoken word, music, art and dance, highlighting our connection to South Africa and the struggle for social justice. Performers on the…

RJC Dance is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2018

Posted 08-09-2017
Join RJC Dance in celebrating 25 years! We have lined up an exciting not to be missed programme of events for this prestigious milestone. Our anniversary events culminate in a 2-day showstopper Christmas Show on Friday 7th and Saturday 8th December 2018 at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Riley Theatre, highlighting RJC Dance’s vibrant and diverse culture. Join us…

RJC Dance Youth Provision Christmas Show

Posted 08-09-2017
RJC Dance Youth Provision Christmas Show is a sell-out two-day event held annually at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance. In this spectacular showcase, the talents and skills of RJC Dance Youth Provision members, young people aged 9 - 19 years, is highlighted through choreography, spoken word and performance. The Christmas Show provides a public platform to celebrate & champion…

Leeds West Indian Carnival 2017 – Celebrating 50 Years

Posted 16-08-2017
The 50th Anniversary of the Leeds West Indian Carnival and Birmingham Weekender Festival 2017 provide a unique opportunity for RJC Dance and Ace Dance & Music to co-design and combine the tradition of Carnival as well as the contemporary artist led designs that are now presented in Caribbean carnivals.This collaboration between past and present, the theme of traditional Caribbean folklore…

RJC Dance Herd Farm Residential 2017

Posted 07-08-2017
Young people from RJC Dance Youth Provision age 9 years – 19 years will be attending Herd Farm residential from Monday 14 August to Wednesday 16 August 2017.Participation in Herd Farm residential enhances social & personal development of the young people; challenges anti-social behaviour in a positive environment and provides the opportunity for new transferable skills to be learned and…

Summer Dance Camp

Posted 01-08-2017
RJC Dance will be offering young boys and girls aged between 8 years and 11 years an authentic dance experience for a whole week.The Dance Camp runs from Monday 31 July - Friday 4 August 2017,from 10:30am - 2:30pm daily at Moortown Baptist Church Hall, delivering contemporary, carnival/soca, reggae and urban dance styles for the young people. This FREE school…