Coming up

Hansel & Gretel presented by Uchenna Dance & The Place
20th — 21st December 2019
Zoie Logic Dance Theatre: Heist
4th February 2020
Parkinsons Dance with Aimee Hobbs and Louise Hopley
10th January — 3rd April 2020
Full events calendar

Our story

Pavilion Dance South West is a registered charity (1111641) dedicated to transforming communities through dance. Communities might be professional choreographers, dancers, producers, young people, or people living with Parkinson’s.

PDSW projects grow from one blueprint: to enable communities to enjoy creativity and well-being offered through dance.

Our Work…

How does dancing make you feel? Discover what dancing means to our community and embrace what it could do for you no matter what your ability. Everyone just loves to dance!


Dance for health

As both a form of exercise and a lifestyle choice, dancing has been proven to positively impact fitness, physical and mental health and overall wellbeing – for any age.

It is our mission to pioneer innovative programmes targeting specific health needs, rooted in research and built with sustainability and legacy at its heart.

Surf The Wave

An ambitious programme to create a step change in how the UK showcases dance and extends and strengthens tours for artists and companies.


Venue hire

If you’re looking for a unique venue to hold your performance or any type of event then look no further.


Latest news at PDSW

Young Choreographers South West - Applications open for the Bournemouth Residency
Origins Youth Dance Platform open for Applications
U.Dance 2020 Open For Applications
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