Get Involved

Find out about all of the opportunities Phoenix Dance Theatre has to get involved from weekly dance classes, repertory workshops, professional development opportunities to older adults dance classes and many more

Phoenix Youth Academy Leeds

Founded in Leeds in 2009, Phoenix Youth Academy offers high-quality pre-vocational training programmes for young, aspiring dancers aged 13-18 who are interested in pursuing dance as a career. Throughout the …

Phoenix Youth Academy Doncaster

Phoenix Dance Theatre, in partnership with Cast Theatre, run a satellite Youth Academy programme in Doncaster. Students attend one 90 minute session per week to develop excellent contemporary technique and …

Phoenix Youth Academy North East

Following the success of our Youth Academy in Leeds, Phoenix Dance Theatre, in partnership with Gateway Studios, is delighted to deliver its training programme in Gateshead. Launched in 2015, this …

Yorkshire Youth Dance Platform 2022

Running Order Look Inside: Phoenix Youth Academy York The Burn: CAPA Junior Wicked Game: Titus Salt Dance Company Silent Chaos: Ella Atkinson (Phoenix Youth Academy Senior) Reach Out: ND Dance …

Armley Dance Classes

(Please note, due to current government guidelines regarding non-essential travel and mass gatherings, our Armley Dance sessions have been postponed until further notice)  Join our fun weekly dance classes, welcoming …

Morley Movers

Phoenix Dance Theatre’s Access and Education department is proud to offer a programme specifically aimed at older adults. Aiming to reduce isolation, improve physical and mental well-being as well as …

Phoenix Youth Academy York

Launched in September 2019, Phoenix Youth Academy, in partnership with York Theatre Royal, provides pre-vocational dance training. Our high-quality training programme is for talented young dancers aged 13 – 18 …

Summer School

Summer School 2022 | 5-7 years & 8-12 years Monday 1 – 5 August, 9:30am-3:30pm  This summer we are excited to run 2 summer clubs! One for KS1 children aged …

Saturday School

We are proud to provide dance opportunities for children and young people from 3-16 years. Our popular Saturday classes are the ideal way to start the weekend. Whether it is …

Kick Off: Boys Youth Dance Project

Kick Off Boys Youth Dance Project relaunches this Summer for boys aged 11-18 years! Join us for fun and energetic weekly classes taking place Tuesday evenings at Leeds City College (Quarry Hill Campus). Interested in taking …

NO BOUNDS: Boys Dance Classes

Weekly dance classes for boys in Leeds Phoenix Dance Theatre’s ‘NO BOUNDS’ classes are aimed at energetic and enthusiastic boys, who want to come together to express themselves through movement. …

Ghost Peloton

Mass Participation

Phoenix Dance Theatre offers bespoke opportunities to create mass participation events. Most notably in 2014 as Yorkshire got ready to welcome the opening stages of the Tour de France we …

Illuminate Dance

We are excited to offer creative dance classes for young people with additional needs thanks to funding from the Jimbo’s Fund (Leeds Community Foundation). Our Illuminate Dance courses give young …

Schools Partnership Scheme

We provide this opportunity to schools, colleges and universities across Yorkshire to work closely with our company through our School Partnership Scheme. Our Access and Education department can help to deliver …

Rep Workshops

Alongside our tour, we are offering repertory workshops across the country to school students as well as youth and community groups of all ages and abilities. We aim to enhance …

Youth Dance Platforms

We are proud to annually deliver youth dance platforms as part of our commitment to provide performance opportunities and raise aspirations of young people. We invite the very best of …

GCSE Dance

Phoenix Dance Theatre is thrilled to be featured in the national AQA GCSE Dance curriculum. Shadows choreographed by Christopher Bruce CBE premiered in 2014 and was created on Phoenix Dance …

Cross-Curricular Projects

Our Access and Education department is renowned for delivering cross-curricular projects in schools both locally and nationally. We believe that arts subjects have a positive impact on children’s learning within …

Company Class

Phoenix Dance Theatre offers professional dancers and students in their final year of vocational training the opportunity to attend our morning classes when the Company Dancers are in Leeds. Students …

Choreographers & Composers Lab

Phoenix Dance Theatre will be hosting its second Choreographers and Composers Lab in summer 2019 at its studios in Leeds. Led by our Artistic Director Sharon Watson and Composer Shirley …

Professional Intensive

We are proud to be hosting our sixth Professional Intensive in 2019 which will run from our state-of-the-art building in Leeds city centre. The five-day intensive is a unique opportunity …