As a dance development organisation we strive to bring dance in as many ways as possible to as many people as possible across the South West region.
We invite you to browse the following dance development pages and discover the multiple opportunities on offer, whether you are a dance artist, a teacher, a health practitioner, or whether you are just interested in the many ways dance can make a difference to people's lives.
The South West has a strong collaborative network of dance organisations, who collaborate on events that take place right across the region.read more
There is a range of professional dance companies developing performance work for touring, based across the South West region.
There is a diverse range of venues and programmers currently presenting or intending to present dance performance in the South West region.read more
We play a significant role in co-ordinating and supporting dance work with/by/for children and young people in Bournemouth, Poole and across the region.read more
We support artists and companies who share our aspirations for creating work that connects with people. Here's how we do it.read more
Shift & Share is a pilot strategic distribution and audience & skills development project, to increase audiences for small-scale dance in the South West.read more
We advocate for and embed dance in society’s health and wellbeing provision. This is one of our five priority areas, called BREATHE.read more
An ambitious programme to create a step change in how the UK showcases dance and extends and strengthens tours for artists and companiesread more
At PDSW we are excited to test different ways of digitising every area of our work – reaching out to new audiences.read more
Jobs, CPD and other exciting opportunities in the region.read more