Birmingham Youth Dance Company Leaps Into Action

Me & My Shadow performed by Rutherford Dance Company, choreographed by Adam Rutherford. Part of Cloud Dance Festival



A dance company comprised of young performers is celebrating its first birthday.

Under the Artistic Directorship of Adam Rutherford, RDC Youth is a professional  contemporary dance company based in Birmingham dedicated to the training of young dancers and artists.

The Company now celebrates its first anniversary after a busy and successful year delighting audiences all over the Midlands with its presentation of high quality and original dance performances.

RDC Youth’s  mission is to  provide training and opportunities for young dancers, inspire aspiring choreographers, support young people as leaders and develop new audiences. Auditions take place this summer.

It strives to raise the standard of youth dance in the Midlands and challenge the perception of youth dance and youth dancers by creating new work to a high standard which is thought provoking and skilfully created.

Within the West Midlands, RDC Youth continues to be part of an ever-expanding dance ecology that supports artistic excellence. .

For more information about the Company’s achievements in 2013, their successful Arts Council England Grants for the Arts application and looking ahead to 2014, see below

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RDC Youth Newsletter