Welcome to Independent Dance

Independent Dance (ID) is an artist-led organisation providing a responsive framework to support, sustain and stimulate dance artists in their ongoing development as professionals.

It provides a specialist and coherent programme offering opportunities to learn, deepen enquiry, share practice and exchange ideas as part of an interdependent international community.

The classes and workshops at the core of the programme, led by internationally renowned artists, place a particular focus on movement exploration as a source for performance, improvisation and composition. Please visit the Classes page for our current programme.

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WinLab 2014

Bookings are now open for WinLab festival 2014.

We are excited to bring together a thought-provoking ensemble of highly esteemed international dance artists to lead our professional workshops.

This year’s WinLab artists are:

Week1: Frey Faust
Week 2: Meg Stuart
Week 3: Alice Chauchat

For further information and to book, please click here.

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Crossing Borders talks 2014

The talks feature UK and international practitioners whose work understands movement and embodiment through a variety of different forms, and invites them to share their process and practice.

This year’s series opened on the 30th September with Steve Valk.

To listen to the previous talks in the series and for details of the full programme of speakers, please click here.


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Autumn Term 2014

Our regular programme of classes are now in full-swing for the Autumn term.

Take a look at our morning class and Monday night improvisation pages to see who’s teaching this week.

You can also download our Autumn term brochure by clicking here, or sign up to our mailing list to receive our new monthly newsletter.