Crescent CityDance

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Country and Region United KingdomNorthern Ireland
Type of Festival Dance
Location of Festival Belfast, Northern Ireland
Festival Contact Information

The Crescent Arts Centre
2-4 University Road
Belfast
Co. Antrim
Northern Ireland
BT7 1NH
Phone: +44 (0)28 9024 2338
Email: info@crescentarts.org

Festival Description

The Crescent Arts Centre’s dance festival invites everyone to enjoy a wide range of dance performances and spectacles by local and internationally renowned artists and choreographers. Programming includes 40 FREE dance taster classes that will be available at 10 community venues!

Festival Dates February 21 - 22, 2014
Festival Links

http://www.crescentarts.org

Festival Events:

Programming 2014:
  • Friday, February 21
    WORLD DANCE SHOWCASE 8:00pm | £5 | Crescent Arts Centre
    • Big Telly’s Spring Chickens (Scottish Connections)
    • Maureen Connolly — FlamencoNI (Flamenco)
    • South Asian Dance Academy (Bollywood)
    • Ronda Dance Company (Hawaiian Hula Dance)
    • Mirage (Bellydance Fan Fusion)
    • Brazilian Beat NI (Brazilian Dance)
    • Michael Neequaye (African Dance)
    • Bridget Madden Dance (Irish/Contemporary Fusion)
    • Success Lion Dance (Chinese Lion Dance)
    • Kasia Kochanska & Konrad Pawlaszek Polish National Dances Fusion (Vanessa Franchetti & Fergus Fitzpatrick French Dancing)
    • Weihong (Chinese Classical Fan Dance)
  • Saturday, February 22
    CONTEMPORARY DANCE SHOWCASE 8:00pm | £5 | Crescent Arts Centre
    • Elderflowers Dance Theatre Company (Ave Maria)
    • Flor Rodríguez Chávez (Lo Que No Entiendo – I Do Not Understand)
    • Jayne Smyth, Helen Hall, Jade Rogers & Kirstie Toman Endeavour (Maeve McGreevy & Eleonora Ramsby Herrera Lighten Up)
    • Oona Doherty (NOW)
    • Gary Rowntree Dance (Laboured Episode)
    • Sheena Kelly (Lapsed)
    • Open Arts’ Luminous Soul (In the Shadows)
    • Bridget Madden Dance (Mnemosyne)
Free Dance Classes 2014:
  • Saturday, February 22
    FREE, Community Centres Across Belfast For the first time since CityDance began, our Festival will be delivered right into the heart of various communities within Belfast at these venues!
  • Markets Community Centre
    • Scottish Dance
      Patrick Brunskill 12:00 - 12:45pm
    • Baby Dance
      Jo Britland 1:15 - 2:00pm
    • Commercial Jazz
      Gary Rowntree 2:15 - 3:00pm
    • Set Dance
      Belfast Trad 3:15 - 4:00pm
  • Donegall Pass Community Centre
    • Brazilian/Afro Dance
      Sheena Kelly 12:00 - 12:45pm
    • Commercial Jazz
      Gary Rowntree 1:00 - 1:45pm
    • Dizzy Kids
      Jo Britland 2:15 - 3:00pm
    • Dance Fit
      Caroline Healy 3:15 - 4:00pm
  • Olympia Community Centre
    • Commercial Jazz
      Gary Rowntree 12:00 - 12:45pm
    • Hatha Yoga
      Louise Mackay 1:00 - 1:45pm
    • Contemporary Hip Hop
      Sheena Kelly 2:00 - 2:45pm
    • Pilates
      Roise Connor 3:00 - 3:45pm
  • Ballynafeigh Community Centre
    • Baby Dance
      Jo Britland 12:00 - 12:45pm
    • Dance Fit
      Caroline Healy 1:00 - 1:45pm
    • Set Dancing
      Belfast Trad 2:00 - 2:45pm
    • Zumba
      Jayne Smith 3:00 - 3:45pm
  • Knocknagoney Community Centre
    • Breakdance
      Stevie McFall 12:00 - 12:45pm
    • Hip Hop
      Stevie McFall 1:00 - 1:45pm
    • Ballroom Waltz
      Kasia & Konrad 2:00 - 2:45pm
    • Tango
      Kasia & Konrad 3:00 - 3:45pm
  • and many more classes. Visit the web site for more information…

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Practical Info:

Venue:
  • Lower Crescent Park
    Belfast, Northern Ireland

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