LDIF19 Launch Event

The Launch of Let’s Dance International Frontiers happens each year on the 29 April, since it is also the day we celebrate International Dance Day. The event will feature an incredible artist from oversea, coming to Leicester to launch our festival in style. Keep your eyes peeled for more information coming soon…

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Autograph

Autograph, in partnership with Dance4, is a platform that nurtures emerging choreographers and commissions them to create innovative new work. Now entering it’s seventh edition, we are delighted to announce the selected artists participating in the programme for 2019; Ofelia Balogun and Misato Shimizu. Ofelia Balogun has worked for companies including Irie! Dance Theatre, Union…

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LDIF+ Continued Professional Development

LDIF+ will focus on Black British presence ahead of the LDIF19 programme Black Dance: A Contemporary Voice. The course features three Black British choreographers in a series of intensive day long sessions, exploring the integration of African and African Caribbean dance and perspectives with contemporary choreography to create new innovative aesthetics in Black British Dance.…

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Travel Information

Located centrally within the UK, Leicester is easily accessed being only 65 minutes from London and 60 minutes from Birmingham. Train Leicester Railway Station is just a 5 minute walk from the Belmont Hotel, and a 10-15 minute walk to all the festival venues. With direct connections to London St Pancras, Birmingham Grand Central Station…

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