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Welcome to DX

Dance classes, Performances & Artist Development based in Birmingham.
We are dedicated to creating dance opportunities for all.

DX Vogue Class

DX Classes: In-Studio

We offer dance classes in a range of styles suitable for all ages. Our classes are back in-studio, with limited capacity.

Ballet Class

Performances & Events

Throughout the year we programme outstanding UK and international dance productions. This Autumn we’re back with an amazing line-up.

Udance Rehearsal

Birmingham International Festival 2021

DX is also the producer of the Birmingham International Dance Festival (BIDF). Our live outdoors Autumn edition takes place 21 September -3 October

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In-studio classes are back for 2022!

It’s a New Year and we are delighted to announce our Spring class timetable for 2022!

Our new in-studio programme of live adult recreational dance classes opens on Monday 17 January and runs until Friday 8 April.

There is a style and level for everyone with NEW classes available in Bhangra and Bollywood plus many favourites.


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We are pleased to announce five new Screendance Short commissions for Midlands based creatives specialising in any dance form, with the finished films forming an exciting part of the upcoming BIDF 2022 festival programme.

We’re seeking proposals from artists of diverse backgrounds with different perspectives and stories that celebrates Birmingham as a global city.

Kerry Nicholls Thank You card

Changes at CAT Dance Generation

Kerry Nicholls, Artistic Associate and leader of Dance Generation, the contemporary strand of DanceXchange’s CAT, is stepping down at the end of this term.

Kerry will be passing the interim baton to Sandrine Monin who will be with the CAT programme until August 2022.

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Critical Mass are looking for Support Workers

DanceXchange (dx), the West Midlands Dance Development Leaders Group (DDLG) and Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 are looking for a team of 10 reliable, attentive and proactive Support Workers to assist the Critical Mass participants throughout their project experience. 

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Critical Mass 2022

Major performance opportunities with Critical Mass for 2022

Sign up for your chance to join a ground-breaking, mass participation project and perform at some of the biggest events in 2022


U.Dance is back for 2022!

U.Dance is the national programme of dance events offering high-quality opportunities to young people led by One Dance UK.

We’re excited to announce that this year, there are two separate opportunities to be eligible for the U.Dance National 2022 event: U.Dance on Stage & MY (Midlands Youth) Dance on screen.

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