RJC Dance Youth Provision presents .... 'No Stopping Us'

Posted 16-12-2015
Over 300 friends, supporters, parents and carers attended the Annual RJC Dance Youth Provision's Christmas Show 'No Stopping Us' at the Riley Theatre, Northern School of Contemporary Dance in Chapeltown on 11th and 12th December. The evening included performances by: RJC Youth Dance Company who performed Meknew and Nouveaux Depart; Shahck Out Youth Dance with After Glow and Never Too Much;…

Remembering Nelson Mandela - 5th December

Posted 01-10-2015
Nelson Mandela died on 5th December 2013. All at RJC Dance remember his historic legacy to the world. We occupy a building dedicated to his name and we celebrate his struggles for democracy and social justice and his wise words. "During my lifetime I have dedicated myself to this struggle of the African people. I have fought against white domination,…

Welcome to new Development Worker - Guy Farrar

Posted 08-09-2015
I live locally and over the years have supported RJC Dance as a volunteer, board member and now welcome the chance to be a member of the staff team. I believe in RJC Dance's power to change people's lives, to open doors, to inspire and to contribute to social change in the city and elsewhere. I have a background in…

Leeds West Indian Carnival Prince Success 2015

Posted 24-08-2015
RJC Dance with Rhian Kempadoo, Tracey Pinder & Team have been successful in designing and performing the winning Prince Costume for Leeds West Indian Carnival 2015 Remell Norford Blair aged 12 from RJC Dance Youth Provision wowed the crowd with his performance and costume inspired by some old time Mas characters of Trinidad Carnival. Part blue devil, part winged beast,…

Spring Mid Term Dance Camp 2015

Posted 16-03-2015
The Spring mid term Dance Camp took place at the Mandela Centre , 27 diverse young people 8-15 years participated in a 5 day programm of urban dance funded by the Inner North East Community Committee Well Being Fund. Photo by Andy Wood

Capital funding success

Posted 24-02-2015
RJC Dance is proud to announce the success of our bid to the Arts Council's Capital funding programme to refurbish and upgrade RJC Dance studio and office facilities at the Mandela Centre, Chapeltown, Leeds. Kathy Williams, Director of RJC Dance said"We are delighted; with this additional investment and support the ambition is to increase the capacity and usage of RJC…