Image of Smother – 201 Dance Company copyright Cody Choi
Newcastle’s Dance City has made a name for itself pulling in the biggest and best dance performances outside of London, and looking through spring and summer this year, they’re set to continue that trend. With a bit of something for everyone, there’s a plethora of incredible shows to put in the diary, as Dance City offers up a spectacular programme to come. With a launch event on Wednesday 1st February, it’s time to get to know this awesome venue.
Whether it’s works tackling the big political and social issues, or edgy pieces that are ready to cut you deep; to the more tender and tantalising options, there are plenty of internationally acclaimed companies to join the roster this year. Enchanting, award-winning shows given equal billing to the local talent starting to make a name for themselves.
It all starts on Wednesday 1st February with a Theatre Season Launch Event, which allows the opportunity to hear about this season’s programme and get the inside scoop. With staggering Scandi-inspired work Savages to come on Saturday 11th March, and a whole range of other incredible shows following on from there, there’s a wealth of entertainment to be left utterly dazzled by. From the captivating Run on Friday 31st March, to the fast paced hip-hop of Smother on Friday 26th May, Dance City is ready tom put a spring in your step.