The Place is committed to developing ground-breaking dance from both leading choreographic talent and rising stars. Through its in-house Producing and Touring team, The Place brings bold new work to national and international audiences. There are always opportunities for partners to support and programme our work.

To learn more about Producing and Touring, visit How We Work With Artists.

In Development

Is This A Dance? - Lavaelo

Dance artists Eva Recacha and Lola Maury invite young minds to muse on the idea of dance in an energetic and joyful exploration of what it means to dance, in an engaging introduction to contemporary dance for young people and their families.

  • Audience: 4-11 years and their families
  • Length: 45 min (no interval)
  • Format: small-scale
  • Size: 2 performers

Download the Is This A Dance? Tour Pack

KARRASEKARE - Igor x Moreno

The latest production in development from artistic duo Igor x Moreno, KARRASEKARE is inspired by pagan carnival traditions from Sardinia and the Basque Country. Raw and surprising, sweaty yet elegant, it explores the catharsis of communal ritual and traditions.

  • Audience: 12+
  • Length: TBC
  • Format: mid-scale
  • Size: 7 performers

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How to Build a Universe and How to End It - Extended Play

Choreographer Jamaal Burkmar reimagines the formation of our universe in a collision of music and movement. Formed of two parts, How To Build A Universe and How to End It opens with improvisation with guest participants and ends in the culmination of Extended Play's creative process: visually striking, mesmerising dance to intoxicating music.

  • Audience: all
  • Format: small-scale, outdoor and The Playground Tour
  • Length: 60, 30 or 15 minute versions
  • Size: 2-7 performers

Download the How to Build a Universe and How to End It Tour Pack

Available for Booking

A Tale of Two Cities - Lost Dog

Placing Lucie Manette at the heart of Dickens’ classic, Lost Dog are restaging A Tale of Two Cities featuring live camera work on-stage, and their acclaimed blend of contemporary dance and theatre. Rediscover Dickens from a whole new perspective.

  • Audience: 14+
  • Format: mid-scale
  • Length: 90 min (no interval)
  • Size: 5 performers

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Dance No 2° - Sivan Rubinstein

Earthy, Minimalist, and Powerful. Dance No 2° is a timeless meditation on our connection to Earth, the changing climate and how human existence is influenced by the water, land and elements we live with.

  • Audience: 8+
  • Format: small-scale
  • Length: 60 min (no interval)
  • Size: 4 performers

Download the Dance No 2° Tour Pack

Kedeeshah - Sivan Rubinstein

Part of Sivan Rubinstein’s Dance No 2° Climate series, Kedeeshah is a short film that centres around the wisdom of a fascinating young soul as they reflect on our time on this planet.

  • Audience: all
  • Format: short film
  • Length: 7 min

Please get in contact for access to this short film.

Currently On Tour

DONUTS - Extended Play

'Feelgood & fun' (The Guardian), DONUTS is a fusion of jazz, funk and classic sit-coms that rewrites the rulebook of friendship in the first full-length contemporary dance piece from Extended Play.

  • Audience: 8+
  • Format: small-scale
  • Length: 60 min (no interval)
  • Size: 3 performers

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Future Cargo - Requardt & Rosenberg

Requardt & Rosenberg's latest show performed from the back of a 40ft haulage truck. Combining large-scale spectacle with surprising intimacy, Future Cargo transports audiences with this other-worldly experience using binaural headphones!

  • Audience: all
  • Format: outdoor
  • Length: 50 min (no interval)
  • Size: 4 performers

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Visit What's On

the album - SAY

A trio of pieces that celebrate the joy and innocence of making up dances to popular music. Working closely with new music artists and musicians, SAY's ambition is to recreate the exciting atmosphere found at music gigs and to reach new audiences by setting contemporary dance to underground music.

  • Audience: 12+
  • Format: small-scale
  • Length: 60 min (no interval)
  • Size: 2 performers

Download the album Tour Pack

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the album: skool edition - SAY

Celebrate the joy and innocence of making up dances to exciting new music in SAY's interactive outdoor dance show for young audiences and their families. A 15 minute version of their full length piece, the album: skool edition will inspire audiences to get creative with movement too!

  • Audience: 3+ and their families
  • Format: outdoor
  • Length: 15 min
  • Size: 2 performers

Download the album Tour Pack

Visit What's On

The Playground Tour

Following on from the success of our 2021 Playground Tour, we’re returning this summer with two new artists in a double bill of work for young audiences, expanding our tour to primary schools in London and beyond: How To Build A Universe by Extended Play and Deva by Pagrav Dance Co.

  • Audience: 3+ and their families
  • Format: outdoor
  • Length: 45 min (20 min per performance)
  • Size: 2 performers per show, 4 performers total

Download The Playground Tour 2021 Tour Pack

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