Ludus Dance has impacted the lives and careers of countless dance industry professionals since the mid 70s.

We continue to support dance industry professionals through platforms such as BASE, Dance Consortia NW our Graduate & Freelance Opportunities as well as our Occupied Programme.

Ludus Dance gives dancers, choreographers and dance makers the opportunity to present new and innovative work in a professional setting, with feedback from industry professionals.


The Ludus Mission - Ludus Dance

Professional Development

We run professional workshops to develop creative practice and practical business skills for North West based emerging and established performance artists. We bring together specialists from across the creative industries, we aim to equip artists with the appropriate skills to enter the workplace as  professionals, filling the skills gaps that currently exist.


Occupied is an individually tailored careers support and professional development scheme led by Ludus Dance for artists based in the North West.

Read our blog to find out what's occupying our artists.

BASE (Bespoke Artist Support & Exchange)

Developed and delivered by the Dukes Creative Learning Team and Ludus Dance, BASE is a creative exchange programme for artists, directors, actors, designers, dancers, teachers and artistic facilitators based around the Lancaster and Morecambe district. 

For more information on up and coming events and workshops, click here.

Do you need help with your artistic development?
Talk to the Ludus Dance team today!

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