Leading performing arts school, Tring Park, is giving audiences nationwide the opportunity to watch the dancers of the future, with the forthcoming tour of its Encore Dance Company.
Bringing together the School’s final year dance students to showcase a broad range of different dance forms and disciplines, including ballet, tap, jazz and contemporary, the tour will host audiences from Chesham to Cardigan from 21st April and culminating in a performance at the famous Lilian Baylis Studio Theatre, Sadler’s Wells on Friday 8th May.
The schedule includes:
Tuesday 21st April Theatre Mwldan, Cardigan Bay www.mwldan.co.uk/whatson
Friday 24th April Jerwood Dance House, Ipswich www.danceeast.co.uk
Saturday 25th April Stanley and Audrey Burton Theatre, Leeds www.theatreleeds.com
Thursday 30th April Elgiva Theatre, Chesham www.elgiva.com
Saturday 2nd May The Arts Theatre, Nottingham www.nottingham-
Tuesday 5th May Manor Pavilion theatre, Sidmouth www.manorpavilion.com
Friday 8th May Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells www.tringpark.com/
Throughout the Tour graduating students will also give young dancers from 10-15 years of age nationwide the opportunity to attend a workshop sharing their experience, skills and expertise.
Antony Dowson – former Ballet Master for the English National Ballet Company and choreographer for the Royal Ballet and English National Ballet – is the Artistic Director for the tour; other guest choreographers include Jodie Blemings, Lorraine Jones, Sam McAvoy, James Streeter and Christopher Tudor.
Principal for Tring Park School for Performing Arts, Stefan Anderson, commented, “We are tremendously excited about Tring’s Encore Dance Tour. Giving audiences across the country the opportunity to see dance at its best, it will also see the climax of all the hard work, passion and dedication from the students at Tring.”
Tickets to Tring Park’s Encore Dance Tour are available at the individual venues’ websites. Tickets for the Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadler’s Wells are available at www.tringpark.com/boxoffice