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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Ongoing Dialogues

Ongoing Dialogues
with Charlie Morrissey and Scott Smith
Tues 26 – Fri 29 May

Further explorations in the collaboration between anatomy and physics

A workshop co-produced by London Contact Improvisation and Independent Dance, exploring solo and duet movement informed by Charlie and Scott’s movement explorations, as well as their experience in contact improvisation, Steve Paxton’s Material for the Spine, and Lisa Nelson’s Tuning Scores.

For more information please click here, and to book, please call 020 7091 9650 or email info@independentdance.co.uk.

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Ros Crisp by Anna SolŽThe Choreographic Condition
with Rosalind Crisp
19 – 21 June 2015

Australian dance artist Rosalind Crisp returns to London in June to lead a weekend intensive – the choreographic condition.

She will be extending the work that she has developed over the past ten years through her toolkit of attention tasks named choreographic improvisation.

For further information please click here.

To book, please call 020 7091 9650 or email info@independentdance.co.uk.

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Summer 15 brochure - front page

Summer season 2015
Summer is here!

We have an exciting line-up of classes and workshops this term including Portugese artist Ana Mira who will be leading a week of morning class, and a research week with Henrietta Hale.

We are also holding a very special Monday Night Improvisation to celebrate Anna Halprin’s 95th birthday in partnership with Tamalpa UK.

Don’t forget to download your copy of the new brochure here.