Telford Dance Showcase 2017

Young dancers from across the Midlands will be taking part in an exhilarating celebration of dance at Oakengates Theatre @ The Place next month in the 2017 Telford Dance Showcase.

Telford Dance Showcase 2017

Telford Dance Showcase is organised by Telford Culture Zone, which co-ordinates Telford & Wrekin Council’s creative and cultural offers for young people and children. 

This year’s Dance Showcase marks our 10th year and builds on our success as the Biggest UDance Event of 2016.

Audiences will be treated to an array of dynamic dance styles from across the globe, from contemporary to street, tap to jazz to traditional South Asian dance. Many of the pieces have been created exclusively for the Showcase.

The Dance Showcase will be held at 7pm on Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 February 2017, at Oakengates Theatre @ The Place.

Tickets are priced at £8 (£6 concessions) and are available from, by calling the ticket office on 01952 382382 or in person at Southwater One and the theatre.  

Councillor Liz Clare, Telford & Wrekin Council’s cabinet member for Culture, said: “Welcome to the tenth anniversary of Telford Dance Showcase. This is a very special year for an event that has become one of the highlights of the cultural calendar in the borough. As well as it being our tenth anniversary, we are also celebrating winning the Biggest UDance Event of 2016.

“Telford Dance Showcase is spread over two nights and features a varied and exciting celebration of dance. It includes a huge range of styles of dancing and showcases the wealth of young talent that we have in Telford and Wrekin. All ages are welcome so take advantage of these free sessions that will get you surfing."