Step into Dance

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Step into Dance offers a wide range of exciting performance opportunities and projects throughout the course of the year, which schools and students can get involved with. As well as providing a focus for the students, these events expend their creative experience, enabling them to have a deeper understanding of the performing arts. See below for our 2019 Events and Projects Schedule:


Step Around Town
Various Dates, April – May 2019
Take part or come and see one of our uplifting and energetic Step Around Town performances featuring young dancers from across the capital. This year we are delighted to be working in partnership with Theatre Peckham and artsdepot, as well as schools in various locations across London.


More info here


Day of Dance
w/c 13 May 2019
Part of the selection process for Step Live Festival and open to schools on the programme, Day of Dance is an opportunity for groups to share their work with other schools groups and receive feedback about their pieces. Groups will also have the chance to take part in a Rambert workshop. Taking place over 3 days.

Please email for more information


Open Step Half Term Project
May Half Term 2019 
Royal Academy of Dance
Young dancers get to work with Resident Choreographer, Mickael Marso Riviere to create a new piece which will become part of the Step Companies’ end of the year performance.

More info here


Satellite Company
28 May – 31 May 2019
Southbank Centre
Young dancers who successfully audition will have the opportunity to work intensively with a professional dance choreographer to create a new work to be featured in the Step Live Festival & Step Companies Performance. 


Click here for more information about Satellite Company.

Step Live Festival
24 June 2019
Southbank Centre
An all-day event bringing cultures, styles and people together through a celebration of dance. Step Live Festival 2019 will include performances from various Step companies, projects and school groups, as well as workshops and master-classes, opportunities to meet professional artists, and a special performance from our resident choreographer Mickael Marso Rivere. There will also be the opportunity for school groups to come together in our Mass Performance Finale.

Click here for more information about Step Live Festival.  


Step Companies End of Year Performance
14 July 2019, 6pm
Bloomsbury Theatre
An opportunity for our Step into Dance Street, Contemporary and Combine Companies to showcase their work in a professional theatre space, alongside Create & Perform company dancers and Open Step project participants.

Please email for more information