Dance Re:Ignite

Dance Re:Ignite celebrates dance for and by people aged over 55 and connects people to opportunities to get involved.  It includes: Dance Re:Ignite Festival, Artist Training and commissioned work.

Latest News from Dance Re:Ignite

180+ People Joined Dance Re:Ignite 2019

On Saturday 27 April, 180 people joined BEEE Creative at The Weston Auditorium,  University of Hertfordshire, to participate in the Dance Re:Ignite Festival 2019.  With two performances and workshops from Moving Memory Dance Theatre, workshops with Diane Amans, Danielle Teale, Bridget Poulter and Meera Vinay and 80 local residents performing in a showcase to close the event.  THANK YOU to everyone involved!

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There is still so much to look forward to:

  • Screenings of Hip Hop-eration (Official Trailer is the featured film above) at Campus West, Welwyn Garden City in June 2019
  • Further practitioner training with Danielle Teale, Green Candle and Filipa Pereira-Stubbs
  • New Commission and tour with Tim Casson and Tom Butterworth

Dance Re:Ignite has been made possible by an Arts Council England Project Grant.  Additional support from: Hertfordshire Music Service, Welwyn Hatfield Council, Watford Borough Council, Dacorum Borough Council and local County Councillor Locality Budget and Community budget support. Produced in partnership with Hertfordshire Sports Partnership, Dacorum Community Dance, The Old Town Hall in Hemel Hempstead, Saracens Sports Foundation and Watford Museum.

Note about Featured Film: Hip Hop-eration Official Trailer (RialtoDistribution, 2014)

We are delighted to be working with Welywn Hatfield Council to screen the full Hip Hop-eration documentary film at Campus West, Welwyn Garden City in June.  The documentary follows a troupe of courageous, yet cheeky, senior citizens on an extraordinary quest to perform at the World Hip Hope Championships in Las Vegas.



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Calendar of Events


 8 May 2019

Dance Re:Ignite: ON TOUR performance and workshop at Saturn Way, Hemel Hempstead

 15 May 2019

Dance Re:Ignite: ON TOUR performance and workshop at Emma Rothschild Court, Tring

 24 May 2019

Dance Re:Ignite: ON TOUR performance and workshop at Trestle Arts Base, St Albans

 10-14 June 2019

Film screening of Hip Hop-eration at Campus West, Hatfield

 6 September 2019

Dance Artist CPD with Green Candle

 23/24 September 2019

Workshops with Tim Casson and Tom Butterworth at Watford Museum

 January 2020

Dance Artist CPD with Filipa Pereira-Stubbs

 20 – 25 January 2020

Tim Casson/Tom Butterworth residency at Watford Museum

 February/March 2020

Dance Re:Ignite: ON TOUR 2