What's on

Dad Dancing Workshops

Dad Dancing Workshops

Marina Studios (Studio 2)
11 Mermaid Walk
Brighton Marina Village
Brighton, BN2 5WA

Various Dates

South East Dance have an exciting new participation project for people of any age based in or near Brighton & Hove to get involved in workshops and a performance.

Join us for movement and story-telling workshops for father figures & their sons and daughters.

Take part in workshops led by professional dance artists. Explore what it means to be a Dad and what it means to be a daughter or son. Workshops culminate in the chance to create and perform in a professional show at Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts.  

If you are not sure but want to find out more come along to one or both of the FREE taster workshops on:

Sunday 20 August 11-1pm

Wednesday 6 September 6-8pm

Click here to book onto a taster workshop or contact Sarah Kearney on 01273 645 265 / email


If you want to take part in the rehearsal workshops and the performance then please find the dates below:

  • Sunday 24 September 10.30 -4pm
  • Sunday 1 October 10.30 -4pm
  • Sunday 8 October 10.30 -4pm
  • Sunday 15 October 10.30 -4pm
  • Sunday 22 October 10.30 -4pm
  • Monday 23 October evening dress rehearsal
  • Friday 27 October daytime rehearsal and performance at 8pm

Dad Dancing is a project by Rosie Heafford, Alexandrina Hemsley and Helena Webb and their dads Adrian, David and Andy. Dad Dancing is co-produced by Second Hand Dance and Battersea Arts Centre.

There will be a performance of Dad Dancing at The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts on Friday 27 October with regular Sunday workshops in September/October in the lead up to the show.

The Brighton project is co-programmed by South East Dance and Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts.

Back to all Participation
Image. Zoe Manders

Image. Zoe Manders


06/07/17 NPO Funding Success

South East Dance is extremely pleased to be awarded renewed funding as an Arts Council, England National Portfolio Organisation. Read More

04/07/17 We're Recruiting!

Are you the Temporary Office Administrator or Programme Assistant we are looking for? Visit Jobs & Opportunities for more information or to apply.

20/06/17 Are you a professional dance artist based in the south east?

Are you passionate about helping people explore their creativity in new and surprising ways? Yes? Then we need you… for The Welcome Project

14/06/17 Read our latest newsletter - The Horizons Issue

Featuring Interviews, updates, news, reflections and more. Read the Newsletter here.

07/06/17 Call Out - Audience Ambassadors 2017

We are looking for people without experience of seeing dance to join us! Is this you? Apply now for Audience Ambassadors 2017

05/06/17 Booking Now Open - Doing Dramaturgy

A two-day course exploring dramaturgy as a process and product-shaping practice. Book Now


TheOtherYellowPages @TheOtherYell
#Jobs & #Opportunties - Are you the the Assistant Producer, Participation @southeastdance are looking for?……
Retweeted by South East Dance

TheOtherYellowPages @TheOtherYell
#Workshops & #Classes - European Aerial Dance Festival 2017: #EADF2017 8 - 19 August at……
Retweeted by South East Dance

Sidonie Carey-Green @SidonieMAdance
My first commissioned film, "Unordinary" was just selected by @wheelsandfinsuk via
Retweeted by South East Dance

Cath James @cath_a_james
Say hi to Madeleine from @southeastdance doing a presentation about our Audience Diversity Programmes…
Retweeted by South East Dance

South East Dance @southeastdance
We're recruiting for an ​​Assistant Producer. Deadline 31 July! More information:…

house @housetheatre
Assistant Producer, Participation wanted to join @southeastdance d/l 31 July
Retweeted by South East Dance

South East Dance @southeastdance
Maddy will be speaking at #AMAconf - Finding New Audiences along with our Audience Ambassadors. Wednesday 26 July,……

South East Dance @southeastdance
Our friends @LighthouseArts have two opportunities to work with their creative team:


Join our mailing list here

Tick here if you DO NOT give us permission to share your personal data with our carefully selected partners (artists, companies, promoters, venues and funders with whom we work). Click here to read our full Privacy Policy.


Follow us on your favourite
Social Media channels...

Identity and website design by de Ville | Website build by TOR Creative