Dive into a dancing world of colour and clothes

Have you ever put your coat on the wrong-way? Or couldn’t find the right arm holes in your trousers? Or had a day where you just didn’t want to wear clothes?

Dive into a world of colour, texture and movement with Second Hand Dance. This new show invites us all to be as creative as we can with the clothes we wear, finding our own favourites and tempting us to try getting dressed just a little bit differently.

Climb a mountain of clothes, plunge into piles of pants or swing in swathes of skirts. Whether they’re big or small, scratchy or soft, ordinary or extraordinary – one thing is for sure – clothes and getting dressed will never be the same again.

Second Hand Dance collaborates with dancers, artists and the public to make thought provoking, joyful and highly visual dance performances for all ages.

For children and families aged 4+

Tickets £10 Adult, £8 Concession, £6 Child, Family Ticket £26/24 (2 adults & 2 kids/1 adult & 3 kids)

Duration: 40 mins plus stay and play

Commissioned by Gulbenkian, University of Kent

Co-commissioned by Sadler’s Wells and Pavilion Dance South West. Made in association with Nottingham Lakeside Arts, DanceEast, Southbank Centre, South East Dance and The Point.

Website: www.secondhanddance.co.uk
Twitter: @2_ndhanddance #GettingDressed
Facebook: facebook.com/secondhanddance

Reviews – “Second Hand Dance put the creativity back into getting dressed – ***** 5 Stars” – Mumsnet Nottingham

A sweet and fun way to spend an hour” – LeftLion

“Tweed skirts on men, boxer shorts on women – it is the childish glee that matters here” – The Reviews Hub

Sweet, funny, heart-melting, with fascinating choreography.

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  1. CHILDREN'S HALF TERM WORKSHOPS

    MAKE

    WED 31 MAY
    9AM - 4PM
    Fine Art Studio, Dance Studio

    31 May Half-term activity club for 7-11 year old's - Book for both MAKE days in the same month and receive £10 off!

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  2. CHILDREN'S HALF TERM WORKSHOPS

    MAKE

    THU 1 JUN
    9AM - 4PM
    Fine Art Studio, Dance Studio

    1 June Half-term activity club for 7-11 year old's - Book for both MAKE days in the same month and receive £10 off!

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Classes

  1. SATURDAY FAMILY CLUB

    CREATE: Art

    Saturdays 10.30am-12.30pm
    20 May & 17 Jun
    Fine Art Studio

    Create Art is a fun and exciting hands-on creative workshop in our inspirational Fine Art Studio. Suitable for children aged between 5 - 11yrs and adults. All abilities welcome!

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  2. SATURDAY FAMILY CLUB

    Create: Tales for Tots

    SATURDAYS 10.30–11.15AM & 11.30AM-12.15PM
    20 MAY & 17 JUN 2017
    Ensemble Room

    Join our group for 3 - 4 year old's and take part in an interactive morning of storytelling, music, drama and craft... PLEASE NOTE THE SESSION AT 11:30 ON 20…

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