The Place was founded in 1969 to ‘foster, promote and increase the interests of the public in the knowledge, understanding and practice of the art of contemporary dance and... to promote or establish schools or colleges of contemporary dance.’
It was founded as Contemporary Dance Trust Limited, a company limited by guarantee (Company No. 883094) and a registered charity (Charity No. 250216). Contemporary Dance Trust Limited trades as ‘The Place’ in relation to its overall functions, and ‘London Contemporary Dance School’ (LCDS or ‘the School’) in relation to its higher education (HE) functions. The Governors of Contemporary Dance Trust Limited are its charity trustees, company directors and the governing body of LCDS.
The Board has established committees including, Audit, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, Finance and General Purposes and Nominations and Remuneration.
Policies and Terms of References
Academic Board Terms of Reference97 KB PDF
Academic Freedom Policy113 KB PDF
Articles of Association182 KB PDF
Audit Committee Terms of Reference120 KB PDF
Code of Conduct144 KB PDF
Equality Diversity and Inclusion Committee Terms of Reference55 KB PDF
Finance and General Purposes Committee Terms of Reference131 KB PDF
Freedom of Speech140 KB PDF
Nominations Committee Terms of Reference99 KB PDF
Primary Responsibilities Statement136 KB PDF
Remuneration Committee Terms of Reference108 KB PDF
Scheme of Delegation161 KB PDF