Key Dates

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 oxford.dance.forum@gmail.com You can also get in touch if you are interested in hosting future sessions.

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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.

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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

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