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DanceEast

Foundry Lane | Jerwood DanceHouse, Ipswich IP4 1DJ, England
+44 1473 295230
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Great place to get fit and meet new friends.

They cater for all ages. Look forward to visiting again. Good local talent shown too. Friendly... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2014
SAnnMo
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Great contemporary dance venue

Who would have thought you could see a top dance company,Hofesh Schecter Company in the heart of... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2014
JeniH29
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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Every week at the Jerwood DanceHouse on the Ipswich Waterfront, we host over 50 dance classes and courses in our world-class dance studios. Covering a huge variety of styles, for all ages and abilities, including contemporary, creative, zumba, tots & co, adult ballet, tap and musical theatre to name just a few! DanceEast is so much more than what is presented in the theatre - we bring dance to people in schools, hospices and sheltered housing. Working with people from all walks of life; from disadvantaged backgrounds and those with special needs, we're privileged to see how dance changes lives every day. DanceEast delivers ground-breaking work through projects working with 'looked after' children and those at risk, as well as children in hospitals and older people in care homes, offering them all the opportunity to use dance for creative expression and physical and psychological therapy. Dance can energise, motivate, encourage creative thinking, and develop expressive minds and healthy bodies.
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Foundry Lane | Jerwood DanceHouse, Ipswich IP4 1DJ, England
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Reviewed June 13, 2014

They cater for all ages. Look forward to visiting again. Good local talent shown too. Friendly staff, excellent facilities.

1  Thank SAnnMo
Reviewed May 21, 2014

Who would have thought you could see a top dance company,Hofesh Schecter Company in the heart of Ipswich. We did and we loved it. Good bar and cafe too.

2  Thank JeniH29
Reviewed January 22, 2014

My children attend ballet here, such a lovely venue. Staff are very happy and helpful & the place is always clean and fresh.

Thank Gemma M
Reviewed January 20, 2014

The cafe at dance east is a real gem - good value with a lovely atmosphere and very family friendly. A good selection of healthy and not so healthy food for all tastes

Thank Fairysparkle2013
Reviewed December 27, 2013

We saw 'The Little match Girl' at Dance East before Christmas and only wished we had taken some children to share in the magical evening. Friendly place, comfortable, and high standard of production and performance.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed October 26, 2013

An amazing evening of top-class contemporary dance by Russell Maliphant's company. A packed and attentive audience gave a special quality to the intimate space of the Studio Theatre. Why go to London when it's here on our doorstep (and you can see perfectly from every...More

Thank The_Baptist
Reviewed September 12, 2013

Love dance east for the variety of opportunities. We are lucky to have this facility in Ipswich. Great entertainment too.

Thank SAnnMo
Reviewed May 30, 2013

Best place to have a delicious lunch, healthy choices ever ready alongside cakes & yummy pastries, and the service is always with a smile. Visit there for a show and treat yourself to a coffee and a meal. A lovely relaxed atmosphere welcomes you. Thankyou...More

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed May 18, 2013

The Dance House has now been open for about 5 years. It has several "strings to its bow": dance classes of many kinds for all ages, a professional-level Dance Academy, and public performances by both students and professionals. Its "Rough Cuts" programmes offer a chance...More

Thank The_Baptist
Reviewed March 21, 2013

I love this place. It's so great. I just wish there were more lights etc when you come out of this place. As a woman alone, it would be nice if it felt a little safer. Classes are great here though!

Thank marli_s783
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