The folks from Chance To Dance, Sheffield's community dance festival, are bringing a series of youth street dance sessions to Olive Grove Sport Club this August. Join Simone Thompson to give it a go – all for free!
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Olive Grove Sports Club, Heeley Bank Road, S2 3GE
Sat. 20 August 2022
Gathering Ground, Hillsborough Park, S6 4HD
Try out circus skills in Hillsborough Park with RivelinCo. For ages 11–15.
Highfield Adventure Park Centre, Crowther Place, S7 1BJ
Join the folks from Chance To Dance festival to have a go at youth street dance and afro fusion this August. These sessions will also include creative arts activities on themes of heritage, diversity and unity. For ages 7–11.
Wed. 24 August 2022 — Thu. 25 August 2022
A one-act ballet set to an original synth-pop score, exploring the stories of five women in the beautiful surroundings of the Botanical Gardens.
Mon. 22 August 2022 — Fri. 26 August 2022
Greentop Community Circus Centre, St Thomas Building, 74 Holywell Road, S4 8AS
Learn skills like tightwire, diabolo and stilt-walking, and create routines for a show for friends and family.
Wed. 31 August 2022
Greentop Circus Centre, St Thomas Building, 74 Holywell Road, S4 8AS
Join Greentop Circus to have a go at troupe performance skills like trapeze, hoop, silks, tumbling, tight wire, juggling and diabolo. For ages 11–25 with no circus experience at all.
Fri. 2 September 2022
Join Karma Leon's Kabaret as they pay homage to rock, goth, punk and metal legends – and have a royally camp time doing so. With drag, burlesque, circus, comedy and singing. Mohawks and black lipstick encouraged.
Sat. 3 September 2022 — Sun. 4 September 2022
Join community dance festival Chance to Dance as they host online workshops with local dance teachers and masterclasses with international teachers.
Sun. 4 September 2022
Greentop Circus, St Thomas Building, 74 Holywell Road, S4 8AS
Experience aerial disciplines including trapeze and silks and have a go at juggling, tightwire and diabolo. With sessions for young people and adults.