Destinations is a vibrant showcase of the best youth dance companies from across Scotland. Offering a diverse line-up of performances, the evening will also include the premiere of the National Youth Dance Company of Scotland’s new piece for 2018 choreographed by YDance Artistic Director, Anna Kenrick. There will also be a special performance by invited guests, Dublin Youth Dance Company who will perform their piece Six Degrees of Separation, choreographed by Mariam Ribón and the dancers.
Destinations is part of the nationwide YDance Routes programme designed to inspire, develop and support Scotland’s thriving young dance community. As part of this, YDance (Scottish Youth Dance), has been rolling out a range of activities that offer workshops, performances, training and networking events to broaden the horizons of Scotland’s young dancers.
The groups performing at Destinations 2018 are:
Angela Watson School of Dance (Edinburgh)
Dalriada Youth Company (Argyll)
Eden Court Young Dance Company (Inverness)
Fusion Youth Dance Company (Aberdeen)
Leeanne Dobbie Dance (Glasgow)
Macrobert Youth Dance Company (Stirling)
Right2Dance Youth Company (Paisley)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland: Modern Ballet and Contemporary Dance Juniors (Glasgow)
Scottish Dance Theatre Chamber Group (Dundee)
Skydance Youth Company (Skye)
Vivace Theatre School (Glasgow)