Springs Dance Company is a vibrant contemporary dance organisation bringing creative and engaging dance to a diverse range of venues and communities. Founded over 35 years ago, we are one of the longest-established dance companies in the UK.
We are a unique company working with theatres, schools and church communities. We create, we perform, we teach and we discuss.
We are committed to making excellent dance that is relevant and life enhancing for everyone. Our work has a voice, telling inspiring and challenging stories through dance and theatre. We nurture and connect people and communities, and we encourage those of all ages to enjoy dance.
In theatres we:
Engage intergenerational audiences with visually exciting, imaginative and moving dance theatre
Create playful, joyful, heart-warming stories
Work collaboratively to deliver high quality dance and theatre experiences for everyone
Lead story focused dance workshops for all ages
In schools we:
Specialise in cross-curricular dance, in particular RE and PSHE
Deliver creative, inspiring, fun and energetic performances, workshops and assemblies
Grow children’s spiritual, moral, social and cultural development through dance
Value young people, giving them a voice and allowing them to thrive
In churches we:
Breathe life into scripture and worship with faith-filled, generous, accessible dance
Help churches reach out to and engage with their local communities through relevant and inspiring performance events
Share work that is richly expressive of the Christian faith and values
From our London home we:
Build the next generation of dancers through our training courses
Connect, nurture and encourage contemporary dance artists
Share our methods of combining dance and faith with dancers and non-dancers alike
Our Christian ethos inspires the creation of dance and theatre that has a transforming, positive impact on the physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing of adults and children alike, without discrimination.
"Yes this is one not to miss. You will go home different. Amazing dance and thought provoking choreography... go if you can. You will be spiritually richer for doing so" - Jane Wheeler, Inside Out audience member
"Springs Dance Company is an exciting outfit - dedicated and talented artists with a professional attitude to providing something of excellent quality" - Dance and RS department, Sion School, Sussex
"The show was excellent… Springs Dance Company definitely delivered. Both shows were sensitively created and produced. The show was appropriate to the specified age in dance work and content, great characterisations and simply enthralled our young audience" - Charlotte Beard, Programming & Marketing Manager, Number 8 Community Arts Centre — Waterbugs and Dragonflies and The Wemmick Story