The Welsh Takeover of Independent Dance – What is community?

    From the 16th to the 20th September Groundwork took over at I.D. A forerunner of Groundwork and one of a handful of organisations who’ve inspired us with their programming, innovation and artist led model for supporting the professional development of dance artists, I.D is a natural partner for this year’s program. We teamed up with…

    Dance Writing?

    Do you like writing? Do you like watching dance? Groundwork and Cardiff Dance Festival are offering two aspiring dance writers a festival pass in exchange for blogging about shows and workshops.  You will have access to all shows and discussion events for free, and access to our workshops at our Bursary rate of just £10. In…

    The River – Our Fluid Bodies led by Simon Whitehead

    A two day workshop which we held in partnership with Dawns i Bawb in Caernarfon, North Wales. The River, our fluid bodies was a 2-day movement workshop that took its motivation from Caernarfon’s two rivers; a place of confluence, a place shaped by the movements and boundaries of water and the possibilities of fluidity- of…

    Artists surgery with Zosia Jo – Friday 11th October

    After class with Ben McEwen at Chapter, Cardiff Please note, there will be no artists Surgery in September, but on 11th October, Zosia Jo will be available after class at Chapter. Do you have a question about our program? Do you want to have an informal chat about what we offer or how you can…

    Artist Surgery Friday 12 July

    Zosia Jo will be on available on Friday July 12th, 11am – 1.30pm, after class with Laila Diallo. Do you have a question about our program? Do you want to have an informal chat about what we offer or how you can benefit? Or would you like advice on funding, management or artist development issues?…

    LAB Sharing at NDCWales

    Week one – Friday 28th June at 3.00pm
    Week two – Friday 5th July at 3.00pm.

    SEEDS Residency 2018 -Shakeera Ahmun

    Groundwork offer paid residencies for Welsh dance artists or those who are based in or have a strong connection with Wales through their work. In December 2018 Shakeera Ahmun, was one of our residency artists at Chapter. ‘My diverse upbringing has strongly influenced me to explore a sense of community and bond, through movement and…

    £10 Bursary places released for Summer Series workshops

    Groundwork are releasing 1 bursary place for each of our Summer Series workshops. These £10 places are open to Wales based dance artists for whom the full rate limits their ability to attend. £10 bursary places are now available for: Sat 13th July / Space Mix with Karen Nelson / 10am – 5pm USWSun 14th…

    Jack Philp, reflecting on NDCWales LABORATORI with Lea Anderson

    Groundwork offered 2 bursary places for independent artists to support a week of choreographic practice under the mentorship of Lea Anderson at NDCWales. “Working with Lea was a great experience. It was a blessing to be able to explore, play and challenge my usual working practices in the confines of this supportive environment. I find…

    Summer Solstice SEEDS sharing and residency

    Gather together on Midsummer’s Eve to witness, support and discuss an informal sharing of work from Groundworks Seeds Residency Artists: No tickets required! If you are interested in coming to the sharing, please email groundworkprocardiff@gmail.com to let us know you plan to attend. 6.30pm Artist sharings – witness, support and discuss @ Chapter Stiwdio and Lloft…

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The Welsh Takeover of Independent Dance – What is community?

From the 16th to the 20th September Groundwork took over at I.D. A forerunner of Groundwork and one of a handful of organisations who’ve inspired us with their programming, innovation and artist led model for supporting the professional development of dance artists, I.D is a natural partner for this year’s program. We teamed up with…

Dance Writing?

Do you like writing? Do you like watching dance? Groundwork and Cardiff Dance Festival are offering two aspiring dance writers a festival pass in exchange for blogging about shows and workshops.  You will have access to all shows and discussion events for free, and access to our workshops at our Bursary rate of just £10. In…

The River – Our Fluid Bodies led by Simon Whitehead

A two day workshop which we held in partnership with Dawns i Bawb in Caernarfon, North Wales. The River, our fluid bodies was a 2-day movement workshop that took its motivation from Caernarfon’s two rivers; a place of confluence, a place shaped by the movements and boundaries of water and the possibilities of fluidity- of…

Artists surgery with Zosia Jo – Friday 11th October

After class with Ben McEwen at Chapter, Cardiff Please note, there will be no artists Surgery in September, but on 11th October, Zosia Jo will be available after class at Chapter. Do you have a question about our program? Do you want to have an informal chat about what we offer or how you can…

Artist Surgery Friday 12 July

Zosia Jo will be on available on Friday July 12th, 11am – 1.30pm, after class with Laila Diallo. Do you have a question about our program? Do you want to have an informal chat about what we offer or how you can benefit? Or would you like advice on funding, management or artist development issues?…

LAB Sharing at NDCWales

Week one – Friday 28th June at 3.00pm
Week two – Friday 5th July at 3.00pm.

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