Wednesday, 28 July 2010

The Dance Show launches brand new Young Dancer of the Year award


The Dance Show launches a brand new national dance award

One up-and-coming dancer will be crowned Young Dancer of the Year in the search for the UK’s most talented dancer

The Dance Show, 3-5 December 2010, Birmingham NEC

The most exciting dance show to hit the UK, The Dance Show is calling for entries for its Young Dancer of the Year award

From jazz to jive, salsa to swing and ballet to ballroom, the Young Dancer of the Year sponsored by Spotlight and supported by Dancers Inc, DanceXchange and The Council for Dance Education and Training (CDET) will offer all types of dancers the chance to showcase their talent and win the chance to launch their career in dance on an amazing platform.

The Dance Show, set to be the most exciting and interactive live dance show in the UK, will launch in 2010 and will run alongside Clothes Show Live from 3-5 December, as the fashion and beauty extravaganza continues to expand and improve its offering for its 22nd year.

One fancy footed dancer will be given the opportunity of a lifetime, as they will be awarded a year’s free membership to Spotlight Dancers Directory along with a showreel; a Spotlight goody bag; an exclusive contract to perform at Clothes Show Live in its famous Fashion Theatre for the duration of Clothes Show Live 2011; a one year contract at top dance agency, Dancers Inc; a one year membership to private members club and wellness centre, I.N.C Space, Covent Garden; 2 tickets to hit West End Show ‘Wicked’ including an after show meet and greet with cast members; and free tickets to Clothes Show Live 2011.

Promising dancers from performing schools will be invited to first round auditions, held in London and Birmingham.  30 dancers will be shortlisted and will perform their own choreography at the live finals at The Dance Show.

To enter, dancers need to download an entry form here, no later than September 24th 2010.


  1. How exciting is that!!!
    Margaret B

  2. i'll bet this will be fantastic!!! i hope we'll be able to somehow see it here in the u.s., too!! :)))

  3. Hi Emily,
    Several weeks ago, I had "Surprise Day" on my blog and made a special tag as a gift for you, but I didn't hear from you...
    Is it possible to send me your address so I can mail it to you?
    My email is:

    :-) Cindy

    that is an underscore after lou. It's not a dash

  4. Oh gosh,
    I just saw your post!!! I didn't realize you saw the tag! I'd still be happy to mail it to you problem!
    Or if you want, I can email you the picture of it it you'd like that instead...
    I just need your email address and let me know what you'd prefer.

  5. Godmorning Emily! Thank you so much for coming to visit me! I do see that you are very busy with this wonderful world of dance (Oh, I remember those days in the theatre when I danced), but none the less, you came to visit me and left a message. MERCI! What a busy time this must be for you, and I hope that your summer is going well. Do come again as you are always, always welcome!


  6. These images are EXQUISITE!

    I love it.



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