The network is all about partnerships; by connecting people and organisations we can all create more quality assured opportunities for children and young people in dance.
The network is made up of independent dance artists, dance leaders, primary & secondary teachers, private dance school teachers, dance agency representatives, arts organisations with a focus on dance, Centre's for Advanced Training, Further Education, Higher Education and Conservatoires, local authority, health, youth & sport agencies, producers, artistic directors, choreographers… anyone working in the field of children and young people’s dance in the North.
We will create more and diverse and high quality dance opportunities for children and young people in the North
Inspire passion for lifelong learning in, with and through dance
striving for excellence and innovation
being exciting inspiring and engaging
ensuring a positive and inclusive experience
actively involving children and young people
enabling personal progression
developing belonging and ownership
Strengthen the voice of the sector to advocate and promote dance.
Broaden the offer to children and young people through collaboration.