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Spring Forward Dance Festival 2020

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Now in its 15th year, Spring Forward Dance Festival is back with an unrivalled offering to the entire Somerset dance community, featuring groups of all ages and backgrounds showcasing their work on a professional stage, over three separate platform events.

Enjoy a kaleidoscope of styles and choreography including Jazz, Contemporary, Street Dance and Dance Theatre, featuring the nationally acclaimed Somerset Youth Dance Company, along with fantastic, fun and feel good performances from local school groups, youth dance companies and Somerset dance schools.


DAY ONE: Friday 6 March

COMMUNITY & DIGITAL

Tacchi Morris Arts Centre, Taunton

The Tacchi-Morris Spring Forward event will be showcasing the best and brightest of Somerset youth dance alongside a striking array of community dance groups, including adult and older dancers.

Book your tickets now bit.ly/SpringForwardTacchiMorris

DAY TWO: Sunday 29 March

U.DANCE 2020 PLATFORM

The McMillan Theatre, Bridgwater

In a twist from the usual programme, the Spring Forward McMillan Theatre platform will be hosting the South West regional U.Dance platform, where groups from across the region will compete to go to the national U.Dance finals is Glasgow.  

Book your tickets now bit.ly/SpringForward2020UDance

U.Dance 2020 is supported by Pavilion Dance South West.

DAY THREE: Tuesday 28 April

YOUTH & COMMUNITY

Octagon Theatre, Yeovil

The last event at the Octagon Theatre in Yeovil will feature over twenty groups and performances from young dancers and community groups of all ages, featuring the nationally acclaimed Somerset Youth Dance Company, local school groups, youth dance companies and Somerset dance schools.

Book your tickets now bit.ly/SpringForward2020Octagon


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