On Stage & On Screen

At Pavilion Dance, we’re always trying to keep on top of everything happening in the world of performing arts and dance. In this section, you can find our entire library of dance news and blog articles to read. We’re constantly updating our dance news hub with brand new articles, covering everything from dance events in the local, south coast area, emergent national dance news stories, in-house updates from within Pavilion Dance South West, and much more!

Joseph Toonga breaking Royal Ballet stereotypes with hip-hop

Great to see Just Us Dance Co. director and choreographer Joseph Toonga appearing on BBC News recently talking about his opportunity working at the world-famous ballet company and how he hopes to break traditional stereotypes associated with ballet. See the […]

Happy Holidays! Let’s celebrate with dance…

Happy Holidays!   We’ll be celebrating the only way we know how…..with some dancing! It’s been a wonderful year of dance, movement, arts and performance inside and outside our venue this year.  A huge thanks to everyone that has been part […]

Parkinson’s Dance Fun Fridays on the BBC National News

We call them Fun Fridays!  At 2.30pm on a Friday afternoon our Parkinson’s Dance participants gather in our foyer for tea, biscuits and a chat before joining their class in the Seafront Studio with teachers Aimee Hobbs and Sammy Gillingham.  […]

Diwali is under way at PDSW this WEEKEND- Vrushali Harihar talks on Hot Radio

Vrushali Harihar introduces PDSW’s DIWALI Weekend on Hot Radio Bollywood Beats Show with host Anajali ! You can listen to Vrushali here: https://player.autopod.xyz/98441 PDSW is celebrating this weekend with a Bollywood screening, a food-tasting session and a Indian Dance workshop […]

Visit PDSW for a wonderful DIWALI Weekend this November!

Celebrate with PDSW across the weekend! ‘SEVENS’ by Nina Rajaran: 5 Nov 7.30pm – 9.00pm Sevens is a triple bill of the best of Bharatnatyam and Kathak dance with live music. BOOK HERE ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ Bollywood Screening: 6 […]

PDSW Introduces it’s First Cinema Screening of 2021 – “Bring on The Bollywood”

Bring on the Bollywood… with PDSW!! Our first cinema screening for 2021! WE are so excited for this to screen on SATURDAY at our building! About the film: A romantic comedy that features a fantastic soundtrack interwoven with wit, wild […]

Thank You for Origins 2021 & U.Dance National Festival Showcase Announcement

Well done! PDSW & the Origins 2021 Production Team would like to congratulate & thank everyone who took part in Of Land, Sea & Sky & made the event so special. It was a magical day of dance & it was a […]

Yorke Dance Project Brings ‘Lockdown Portraits’ to Bournemouth Next Week

We’re excited to announce that PDSW has partnered with Yorke Dance Project for a series of unmissable outdoor performances. We’ve been given the opportunity to provide free shows are part of our ongoing mission to bring performance to audiences across […]

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 […]

About Pavilion Dance

Pavilion Dance South West is a registered charity based in the sunny south coast of England, right here in Bournemouth. We believe that dance is a socially relevant, wholly inclusive, and generally brilliant tool in connecting people – and making lives just that little bit better! We work across the entire Bournemouth, Christchurch, and Poole (BCP) area to put on fantastic live shows and performances, engaging workshops and classes, and other functions. Click the link below to learn even more about how Pavilion Dance operates.

Dance Classes at Pavilion Dance

A lot of our dance news articles explore the huge variety of dance classes, workshops, and other exciting opportunities for learning the art of dance, right here with Pavilion Dance. Have you caught the dance bug, and want to learn more about how to sign up for any of our inclusive dances and workshops? From ballet, to tango, to salsa, to ballroom – and everything in between! With our team of professional and friendly dance experts, there’s something for everything at Pavilion Dance – so book now and secure your space today!

What’s On at Pavilion Dance?

At Pavilion Dance, you’ll see from our dance news articles that you can find much more than just the most engaging, inclusive, and fun dance workshops and lessons in the south! At our renowned theatre venue, you’ll also find loads of opportunities for a great night out, with live performances, interactive workshops, and dance events – help all year round! With the link below, you can check out our complete list of What’s On at Pavilion Dance in the coming months, so make sure to have a look and book your tickets while you still can.

Visit Pavilion Dance

Are you interested in taking part in any of our engaging dance classes? Or perhaps taking a trip down to the Pavilion Dance Venue, to take in the sight of one of our exciting dance shows or events? Visit Pavilion Dance on Westover Road, Bournemouth, contact us at info@pdsw.org.uk – or give us a call on 01202 203630 if you have any more questions about what we do! 

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