Animaineaxs logoAnimaineax, the winners of BBC3’s Move Like Michael Jackson, are to headline the Chingford Day Dance Festival at Ridgeway Park, Chingford on 4 July.

Chingford Day Dance Festival will be a diverse day of music and dance from around the world in front of an audience of 5,000 people.

The organisers are looking for professional, local, community and school dance groups capable of all styles of dance to perform.

If you are interested in participating you can contact Roz Lynch on

Line up (updated):
2.00pm SOX
2.15pm 2,4,7 African Dance Group
2.30pm Dynamic Eclipse
2.45pm Alegria Flamenca
3.00pm Bollywood – Lammas School Group
3.10pm BBC 1’s So You Think You Can Dance (Tommy & Lizzy)
3.20pm Dark Elite Contemporary Fusion
3.30pm BREAK – Possible Live Music
3.45pm UNITY – Move It Like Michael Jackson & Got To Dance
4.00pm Sarafina Dance – Egyptian Folkloric Dance
4.15pm Wesley Branch – Contemporary Solo
4.20pm Dance Connect Lammas – Abstract Hip Hop
4.30pm Petchey Academy African Drum and Dance Group
4.40pm BBC 1’s So You Think You Can Dance (Hip Hop Solos)
4.50pm Samba – Lammas School Group
4.55pm Break
5.40pm Deegan Academy – Irish Dance Group
5.50pm Carmilita & Crishna – Kathak Dancers
6.05pm Angy & Crissy – Abstract Hip Hop
6.15pm Brazillian Capoeira Group

Roz Lynch, stage manager for the festival, is a 2009 Blueprint Bursary winner, Nike D-Clash dancer and was an auditionee for So You Think You Can Dance reaching the choreography boot camp before being eliminated by the judges.