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Surf The Wave Programmers Event

  • LEAP Dance Festival The Grace Room, Creative Campus, Liverpool Hope University Liverpool UK (map)

Dance Promoters Event, in partnership with Merseyside Dance Initiative (MDI), to take place in Liverpool as part of LEAP Dance Festival 2018. 

The event will take place from 2pm on 7th November and will include an update from the Surf The Wave (STW) team and Paul Russ CEO, Dance4 who leads on the new UK touring international showcases.

The afternoon is for locally based programmers  to a) find out about the STW programme b) meet some locally based artists who will be presenting in the festival c) discuss the challenges of presenting dance and your ambitions for dance in the future d) see some work.

The event on 7th November will be followed by RED at 6pm by Australian based Liz Lea and then at 8pm a Mixed Bill of work by locally based artists, AbouTime Dance, Taciturn, Andrea Buckley and Claricia Parinussa.

Part of the afternoon session will offer artists based regionally to pitch ideas or works in progress.

Please contact Karen Gallagher if you are a programmer interested in attending: karen@mdi.org.uk

Earlier Event: November 1
Artist As Entrepreneur London
Later Event: November 24
One Dance UK Conference