Welcome to LUDUS DANCE
Lancashire’s leading dance development charity.
The Ludus Youth Dance Company is a flagship youth dance company of the north west with auditions held annually.
The Lancashire Youth Dance Festival brings together youth dance companies from across Lancashire to celebrates youth dance and engage young dancers.
Ludus Dance also provides opportunities to for young people to further their journey in dance by helping to develop dance and creative skill sets through Boost It, LYDC Associates, The Young Peoples Forum and placement opportunities.
Ludus Youth Dance Company (LYDC) is one of the North West’s flagship youth dance companies. For the last four years the company has been selected to represent the North West at the U.Dance National Festival and has performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
LYDC offers high quality training in contemporary dance technique, physical theatre and performance skills for young people aged 14-21.
Each year Ludus Dance Company members work with nationally respected choreographers and learn about life as a professional artist. They get to devise, perform, and tour new work, and benefit from developing their skills and technique through a year’s training with Ludus Dance.
Rehearsals take place once a month, with choreographic residencies taking place throughout the year. There are also technical training opportunities through Ludus Dance’s Boost It programme.