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Hi everyone at the Dansworks family! I really hope you are keeping safe and well during these difficult times.

It’s Children’s Mental Health Week from 1st-7th Feb 21 and this year the theme is EXPRESS YOURSELF, so we’re shining the spotlight on ways to help children and young people maintain positive mental health - and we need your help!

Anne Cartridge - In Mind Therapies

Dansworks is very proud to announce a new partnership with 'In Mind Therapies'. Anne Cartridge who runs In Mind Therapies also has a background in Performing Arts and so she is perfectly suited to work with Dansworks.

Anne is an Integrative Therapist, Stress Management Trainer, Mindfulness Practitioner and Clinical Supervisor. Her practice, In Mind Therapies, is based in Waterfoot, Rossendale, where she works with adults, young people and children, delivers staff wellbeing training to organisations, as well as supporting staff and pupils in schools, colleges and Universities. 

We Are An Arts Venue

Dansworks Dance Academy of Performing Arts CIC receives lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund.

Dansworks has been awarded £89,600.00 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure they have a sustainable future, the Culture Secretary has announced today.

Dansworks is one of 1,385 cultural and creative organisations across the country receiving urgently needed support. £257 million of investment has been announced today as part of the very first round of the Culture Recovery Fund grants programme being administered by Arts Council England. Further rounds of funding in the cultural and heritage sector are due to be announced over the coming weeks.

Dansworks was formed by Karen Roe-Connearn in January 2008 and has grown significantly over the last 12 years. It has always had a different approach to that of many other Performing Arts organisations and that is why it changed its setup to become a Community Interest Company. Dansworks is rooted into the local community and is a strong supporter of local community and economic development.

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Dansworks is a Performing Arts Academy with a difference; we provide a friendly and encouraging learning environment for everyone. We don’t care whether you can dance like Darcey or have two left feet, whether you can sing like Sinatra or can’t carry a tune in a bucket, we welcome you to join our family and achieve your goals.

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