Flintshire Dancefest ’14
Flintshire schools will certainly be dancing for joy this June with pupils from
50 schools springing onto stage during Flintshire Dancefest at Clwyd Theatr
Cymru, Mold, from Monday 23 to Friday 27 June.
In preparation for this enormous event, £23,000 worth of funding has been
awarded to schools to work alongside professional dance practitioners from NEW
Dance, the dance development company for North East Wales. The company has been
working closely with pupils aged 3 – 18 years, to create their own special
From’street’ to the ‘jive’, Dancefest ‘Strictly’ promises to be a treat for all.
Councillor Chris Bithell, Flintshire County Council’s Cabinet Member for
Education, said: “I would encourage everyone to book their tickets for
Flintshire Dancefest, which is always a wonderful occasion. Schools in
Flintshire continue to excel in dance and we are pleased to showcase this
Dancefest is organised by Flintshire County Council’s Arts, Culture and Events
Section and part funded by the Arts Council of Wales and Physical Education &
School Sport (PESS).
Tickets are available from the Box Office at Clwyd Theatr Cymru by calling 0845
For picture opportunities please contact Trefor Lloyd Roberts, Arts Development
Officer on 01352 704027 or email firstname.lastname@example.org