On Stage & On Screen

The Shouting Mute joins PDSW as Creative Review Artist.

The Shouting Mute – aka Dave Young – is working with PDSW to review our online and live shows over the next 12 months. We are delighted to present his first reviews of Night Tree by Second Hand dance which […]

Waving Goodbye to… Surf The Wave

After three years, it is time for PDSW’s programme Surf The Wave to Wave Goodbye. “It has been a privilege to run this massive programme and bring the UK Dance Showcase to Bournemouth and Poole on the South Coast of […]

#KeepDancing – a Campaign for more joy!

Dance is one of the most accessible art forms, but least publicly funded. We are raising £25K to bring more dance to more people and one step at a time, make the world just that little bit happier.

SECOND LOCKDOWN: A pause, not a stop.

With the latest government advice it is with a heavy heart that we close the doors to our building once again on Thur, 5 Nov.
However, until then we are going to keep dancing. Classes scheduled for tonight, tomorrow and Wednesday will still go ahead in person in our fabulous Covid-Secure studios.

Dance & Tech Forum: 8-29 Oct, 2020

PDSW’s Dance & Tech Forum unites cutting edge technology with the leading digital practitioners in the dance sector. A month of events including; digital screenings, technical presentations, creative debate on the digital space and networking opportunities for artists and technology companies who want to fully explore the use of digital and technology within each sector.

Zannah’s Monthly Update

Zannah Chisholm - PDSW's Artistic Director & CEO new monthly update. What's happening in July?

Zannah Weekly Update 24/4/2020

Zannah Chisholm, Artistic Director & CEO, PDSW explains what’s been happing this week during the lockdown with our hopes and plans for the future to #KeepDancing – A quote from a surprising source that offers hope for everyone – ‘Sometimes […]

Go Ross & Travis!

Congratulations to Ross and Travis on their success with their creative, fun hip hop routine in this weeks Greatest Dancer. Ross and Travis are local dancers with our good friends SHAKE DANCE based in Ringwood, Hampshire.  The legend goes that Ross […]

Sara Harton Q & A

We ask Sara Harton some questions ahead of her performance in Didy Veldman’s / Umanoove’s The Knot. At Pavilion Dance South West on Thu 29 November. Hello Sara. We are super excited to watch The Knot by Didy Veldman / Umanoove. Can you […]

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