Dance

One wouldn’t expect youngblood to be a traditional space for dance performances, however the space lends itself to new and different possibilities. The new rehearsal space is also the home to a variety of dance classes.

Dance Application

Argentine Tango Classes

Monday Nights

Mark Hoeben and Ina Wichterich have performed and taught together in South Africa and Nambia since November 2000.They combine tenderness, sensuality, musicality and flow in their improvised Tango performances.

For more information email: ina@youngblood-africa.com

Contemporary Dance Classes

By Figure of Eight Dance Collective
Monday & Wednesday Evenings 17:30-19:00, Tuesdays 17:30-18:30 and Wednesday mornings 09:00-10:30

Basic understanding of how to shift across the floor using your body includes centre work, floor work and jumps. Open to all levels including beginners.

For more information fo8dance@gmail.com

Lindy Hop Dance Classes

Tuesday Nights

Boogie Back Dance Co. leader Jeannie Elliott, has brought back a once popular dance style, the Lindy Hop, back into fashion.

Cape Town swing, charleston, lindy hop and blues lessons – bringing a vintage groove to South Africa!

For more information visit: boogiebackdance.com

APPLY

As each performance is unique, Youngblood takes pride in handling all performances with individual attention. Each performance is reviewed and then carefully deliberated before being chosen.

When applying please ensure that all the following information is attached to your email:

  • Completed application form
  • An artist statement on the production
  • Videos on previous performances.
    – Please note that our Artistic Committee will require a preview of the performance for consideration before approval