End of Evolution Celebration Event
Sunday 13th October
at The Old Fire Station, George St, Oxford OX1 2AQ
Join Oxford Dance Forum for a free event celebrating the work of Oxfordshire-based dance artists (supported through the Arts Council England / Oxford City Council funded ‘Evolution’ professional development programme).
Offering a vibrant and eclectic mix of dance performances, dance films and documentaries, installations and discussions throughout the afternoon and evening, this one-time-only event is open to all! Book tickets in advance for each event you’d like to attend – all free, donations welcome: https://oldfirestation.org.uk/whats-on/oxford-dance-forum-evolution-celebration/
Join us for an intriguing and entertaining promenade event of dance, live music, projections, and dialogue that takes place in the Cafe and Loft. Performers showing work are: Jenny Parrott, Joëlle Pappas and Christopher Redgate, and Naomi Morris.
Join Miranda Laurence for a discussion exploring how to watch dance and get more out of it. This talk is open to all – dance makers, regular dance watchers, and those who may have little or no experience of watching dance.
Plus a rare opportunity to experience an eclectic mix of works created and performed by 5 Oxford-based dance artists & companies, with each presenting short excerpts in styles ranging from hip hop to butoh, tap to physical theatre, and ballet to performance poetry. Companies performing: Body Politic, Justice in Motion, Segolene Tarte, Sole Rebel Tap, and Unlock the Chains Collective.
Autumn CREATIVE LABS hosted by Jenny Parrott
15th October & 3rd December (please note change of date was previously listed as 5 Nov) 10am-12noon
FREE to attend – Dance Studio, Old Fire Station, George St, Oxford OX1 2AQ
The hosting of ODF creative labs is shared around ODF members who are interested in helping other dancers/dance makers explore movement ideas in a safe and supportive space. If you would like to attend and have an idea you want to try out please email firstname.lastname@example.org You can also get in touch if you are interested in hosting future sessions.
Next Oxford Dance Forum Meeting – Tue 29 October
The next ODF open meeting will be held on Tuesday 29 October 1pm-3pm in the Freeman’s Room at Oxford Town Hall.All welcome to attend as we discuss the future of Oxford Dance Forum.
Oxford City Council Culture Fund
Round 3 (for projects taking place between 1 December 2019 and 31 March 2020)
Wednesday 18 September 2019: Culture Fund opens for applications.
Wednesday 16 October 2019: Deadline for applications.
Applicants will be informed of decisions by Friday 1 November 2019. For advice email CultureTeam@oxford.gov.uk