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Leeds West Indian Carnival 2017 – Celebrating 50 Years

Posted 16-08-2017
The 50th Anniversary of the Leeds West Indian Carnival and Birmingham Weekender Festival 2017 provide a unique opportunity for RJC Dance and Ace Dance & Music to co-design and combine the tradition of Carnival as well as the contemporary artist led designs that are now presented in Caribbean carnivals.This collaboration between past and present, the theme of traditional Caribbean folklore…

RJC Dance Herd Farm Residential 2017

Posted 07-08-2017
Young people from RJC Dance Youth Provision age 9 years – 19 years will be attending Herd Farm residential from Monday 14 August to Wednesday 16 August 2017.Participation in Herd Farm residential enhances social & personal development of the young people; challenges anti-social behaviour in a positive environment and provides the opportunity for new transferable skills to be learned and…

Summer Dance Camp

Posted 01-08-2017
RJC Dance will be offering young boys and girls aged between 8 years and 11 years an authentic dance experience for a whole week.The Dance Camp runs from Monday 31 July - Friday 4 August 2017,from 10:30am - 2:30pm daily at Moortown Baptist Church Hall, delivering contemporary, carnival/soca, reggae and urban dance styles for the young people. This FREE school…

RJC DANCE RURAL TOUR 2018

Posted 02-06-2017
RJC Dance is the leading inclusive Black dance organisation in the North empowering young people and adults through dance, movement and exercise. Youth development and education is at the heart of our work and we are committed to vitality, active participation, creativity and renewal. We seek to inspire, nurture and develop the next generation of diverse artists working in partnership…

Stacy Wraith Herd Farm Fundraiser

Posted 16-05-2017
Stacy Wraith, dance tutor at RJC Dance is participating in an inflatable 5K run at Temple Newsam on Saturday 20th May 2017 to fund raise for Herd Farm Residential 2017 from Monday 14th – Wednesday 16th August.She aims to raise as much money as possible to help give 21 young people from RJC Dance Youth Provision the opportunity to participate.…

Youth Charter 2016 Games Legacy Impact Report

Posted 10-05-2017
The Youth Charter 2016 Games Legacy Impact Report is a four-year review of the social and human development legacy activity with young people and communities locally, nationally and internationally.The 2016 report detailed equality, diversity, inclusion and participation (EDIP) analysis of Team GB squads at the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The report findings were used to inform the current…