East London Dance has announced the show line up for its annual Dance Currents season at Stratford Circus.

East London Dance Currents 2013

Dance Currents is a season of dance celebrating work by local, national and international companies presented by East London Dance consisting of annual shows such as Blueprint in collaboration with the Blueprint Bursary Fund, and Collabo, curated by Tony Adigun of Avant Garde Dance.

The Dance Currents 2013 season also includes ICON presented by Myself Dance Company celebrating female icons of the world as part of International Women’s Week, Varmints, an East London Dance, Sadler’s Wells and Stratford Circus Production B-Boy Wilkie Branson of Champloo Dance Company and directed by children’s theatre specialist Sally Cookson and a showing of 2Faced Dance Company’s Out of His Skin, currently touring throughout 2013.


East London Dance: Dance Currents 2013 full listings

Additional appearances for each show will be added as they’re announced.

Myself UK Dance Company present ICON
Friday 15 March
With Myself UK Dance, Me.I, Boadicea Crew, InDaHouse, Morgan / Nicola and Mona, Carrie-Anne Ingrouille, Shockarellas, Kash Powell, Lucinda Wessels, Project G, Shanelle ‘Tali’ Fergus, Botis Seva / Far From The Norm, Simeon Qsyea / BirdGang Dance, Caramel Soldier, Soul Sisterz, and ZooNation Youth Company.

Saturday 23 March
With special guest Cathy Waller (Blueprint Bursary Winner 2012)

Avant Garde Dance present Collabo
Thursday 11 – Saturday 13 April
With collaborative performances between dance companies to be announced

2FACED Dance Company present Out of His Skin
Wednesday 17 April

New Movementz Under 18’s Battle
Saturday 27 April

Varmints Performance and Family Day
Friday 21 – Saturday 22 June
Varmints will later open its tour at the Lilian Baylis Studio, Sadlers Wells

East London Dance works to develop a dynamic, diverse and inclusive dance culture for communities and artists across and beyond East London.