Dance tribute fills town centre with colour and movement 

DOZENS of people showcasing different forms of dance created colourful and quirky splashes in Woking town centre on Saturday, as their contribution to the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations. They were taking part... Read more »

Matthew Bourne offers a new twist on a classic

TCHAIKOVSKY’S ballet The Nutcracker is nearly 130 years old, so what keeps it fresh for modern fans? You might expect the award-winning contemporary choreographer who is bringing his take on one of... Read more »

Dance teacher recognised for creative community challenges

A DANCE teacher has won a national award for running a creative challenge to help lift the spirits of people in the Woking area during the pandemic. Emma Brewer, who runs First... Read more »

Children use dance to highlight fears for the planet

DANCE Woking hosted four events at Rhoda McGaw Theatre when more than 360 students and dancers took to the stage. Three community dance platforms were held either side of a performance by... Read more »

Zoom in for a festive tea dance

UPLIFTING festive music will be the order of the day at a live virtual Christmas tea dance on Thursday. The event, on Zoom, will feature seated and standing dance moves led by... Read more »

New barres for ballet school thanks to grant

A DANCE school which teaches children aged from three to 18 in Byfleet and Woking has received a grant of £2,500 to purchase new ballet barres.  The Susan Robinson School of Ballet... Read more »

Children’s workshops will celebrate the magic of acting and dance

MUSIC, acting and dance workshops inspired by Harry Potter, The Wizard of Oz and The Sorcerer’s Apprentice are being held in Ripley next week. Witches and Wizard will be run by the... Read more »

Dance group perform pop video with message of hope

A LOCAL youth dance group has taken part in a pop video, produced by the music legend Brian May, that pays tribute to all the people who have died during the coronavirus... Read more »

Come Zoom dancing!

A SUMMER season of free online classes has been provided to more than 100 people of all ages by Dance Woking. Classes are usually held in schools and other premises with a... Read more »

Dancers find joy in online ballet

A YOUNG ballet student from West End has taken part in an online choreographic project with 27 other dancers from around the world. Erin King, 19, is a final-year student at Central... Read more »