The BIG Dance week – 7th to 15th July

Spiral Dance older people dancingBIG Dance is a national dance festival from the 7th to the 15th July. Inspired by London 2012, Rochdale has a number of dance activities over the week for everybody to get involved in! You do not need any dance experience, just the desire to try something new!

At Touchstones: Rochdale, there will be pop-up dance performances on the 7th July at 12pm and 2pm. Created by Spiral Dance, and danced by local artists, the performances are linked to the current exhibitions. There will be a number of other activities happening throughout the day so come along and see what is happening!

A number of other dance activities are taking place at Heywood Civic Centre throughout the week, including taster sessions in different dance styles. These include: Jive, Latin, Rock and Roll, Tango.

Spiral Dance will be delivering free Every Body Dances classes for active older adults on Wednesday 11th July (11am-12pm) and Thursday 12th July (11am-12pm). We will also be delivering a free Mini Dancers session on Saturday 14th July (11.15am-12pm) for Parents and Toddlers aged 2-5 years.

Full details of the weeks programme can be found by ringing Heywood Civic Centre on 01706 368130, or for questions about the Spiral Dance classes you can email lucy@spiraldance.co.uk.