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George Square, Glasgow 2018

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George Square is being transformed into a spectacular playground as the beating heart of Glasgow 2018 Whether it’s the chance to view a stunning 14 metre wide handshake between giant friends, or to experience the thrill of an athlete’s race to glory, Glasgow’s George Square has been transformed into a spectacular playground as part of […]

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Govanhill International Festival and Carnival 2018

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16 – 26 August, 2018 Celebrating diversity with a fabulous programme of events After the success of last year’s inaugural event, Govanhill International Festival and Carnival returns with a spectacular showcase including: Parade, Music, Dance, Walks Talks, Workshops and Community Activities. Come along and celebrate the amazing cultural, ethnic , religious and community diversity of […]

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Pagliacci, Scottish Opera visits Paisley, July 2018

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This summer get ready to experience opera like never before as Scottish Opera goes on a field trip to Paisley. And everyone is invited. Performances will take place on 26th and 28th July, 2018 at 7pm and 29th July at 3pm Doors open at 6pm for 7pm shows and 2pm for 3pm show for food […]

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Glasgow Mela 2018

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Sunday 24 June, 2018 12 oo p.m. – 8 p.m. Kelvingrove Park,Kelvin Way, Glasgow G12 Scotland’s biggest free multicultural festival – bursts with live music, theatre performances, exotic and mouth-watering foods from around the globe and fun for all ages. Back on Sunday 24 June at Kelvingrove Park! Full line-up, led by bhangra superstar Miss […]

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Indepen-dance Summer Shindig 2018

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Back by popular demand, It’s the Summer Shindig!!! THE ADULT WEEK (17+) will be 16th July – 20th July 10am-2pm THE YOUTH WEEK (8-16 years) will be 23rd July – 27th July 10am-2pm Maryhill Community Education Centre . 35 Avenuepark Street, G20 8TS Last summer, lots of moves were learned, friends were made and dances […]

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Kelvingrove Art Gallery Outdoor Ceilidh, West End Festival

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Sunday 10 June, 2018 2.00 p.m. – 4.00 p.m.  Kelvingrove Art Gallery, 3 Argyle Street, G3 8AG Another year of one of the West End Festival’s most eagerly anticipated highlights! Music and dancing, a chance to dance to the traditional tunes of Scotland at the steps of the famous Kelvingrove Art Galleries.With the musicians of […]

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Friday, June 8, 2018 | Filed under: Dance, West End Festival Glasgow

Soul Bowl, Jordanhill Bowling Club

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Saturday, 26 May, 2018 – 7.30 p.m. Soul-powered dancefloor delights in the traditional Soul Bowl manner: much-loved Motown, Stax and Atlantic classics. Rare new gems. Old faves. Stompers, floaters, belters, weepers. Timeless vintage vinyl 45s hand-spun for your delight by increasingly decrepit experts. Cheap drink. Friendly folk. Suburban setting. No need for a taxi home. […]

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Indepen-dance Members’ Stories CCA

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Fri 30 March 2018 6pm, £5 + £1 Booking fee, Theatre All ages, Book Online / 0141 352 4900 Indepen-dance, Scotland’s leading inclusive dance organisation shares a film telling the stories of some of our members and celebrates dance and disability heritage through a discussion and small publication. Centre for Contemporary Arts 350 Sauchiehall Street Glasgow G2 […]

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Thank Funk it’s Friday, Partickhill Bowling and Community Club

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Friday, 23 February, 2018– 7.30 p.m. Funktify your February! Free yo’ mind by shakin’ yo’ booty! Follow the faithful to Thank Funk It’s Friday – your favourite feast of funk’n’soul dance-jazz grooviness located in and around 1974, from the makers of Soul Bowl. Timeless vintage vinyl 45s hand-spun by seasoned joss-dickeys (80-plus years of turntabular […]

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Soul Bowl, Jordanhill Bowling Club, 27 January, 2018

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Soul-powered dancefloor delights in the traditional Soul Bowl manner: much-loved Motown, Stax and Atlantic classics. Rare new gems. Old faves. Stompers, floaters, belters, weepers. Vintage vinyl 45s hand-spun for your pleasure by wizened experts. Cheap drink. Friendly folk. Suburban setting. No need for a taxi home. Yours for a fiver. A youth club for adults! […]

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Dance House Glasgow WinterFest

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 CCA Dance House Glasgow take up residence in the CCA from Sat 6th to Sat 13th January with a celebratory festival programme of participatory dance classes, dance-along screenings, artist labs and opportunities for professional dancers. From absolute beginners to experienced dancers, there is something for all abilities embracing world, contemporary and classical styles. Dance House […]

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Cottiers Black Friday Christmas Ceilidh

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Cottiers presents the fabulous Black Friday Christmas Ceilidh, Friday 22nd December 2017. Ceilidh 9.30 – 11 p.m then DJ until 2 a.m. Avoid the Christmas Day hangover and dance the night away on Christmas Eve’s Eve’s Eve Tickets £20.00 Cottiers, 93 –95 Hyndland Street, Glasgow G11 5PU www.cottiers.com  

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Soul Jazz Fridays, Partick

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1 December, 2017 West of Scotland Cricket Club, 44 Peel Street, Partick G11 5LU Following on from successful opening night in November with lots of regulars and some new faces giving it serious dancefloor action, another soul jazz night for December.  ‘We ask only a few things of you: Come down early,respect to the Goodfoot […]

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Bahookie’s Big Christmas Rock Ceilidh Bash, Cottiers

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Bahookie’s Big Christmas Rock Ceilidh Bash at Cottiers 8 December 2017 – 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm Cottiers, 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow G11 5PU Start your Christmas with a bang! (And a jig, and a rocking guitar lick).  Join Cottiers and Bahookie for a fantastic dinner and Christmas Rock Ceilidh Bash. Dinner will be served […]

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Swing Sensation Big Band Night, Glasgow University Union, 3 December, 2017

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3rd December, 2017 – 7.30 p.m. University Union, University of Glasgow, 32 University Avenue, G12 8LX Grab your partner and join Glasgow’s record-breaking dance band, Jon Ritchie’s That Swing Sensation, for a great night of fun social dancing. Lindy, Jive, foxtrot, quickstep and waltz the night away or just sit back and listen to big […]

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Glasgow Dynamic City book launch La Bodega,Friday 8 December, 2017

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Linda Jackson hosts another book launch at La Bodega, with readings, dance performance and live music. This is Free Entry and will no doubt be booked to the gunnels folks like the last one so please book a place and let the restaurant know if you want to have dinner as well. This will be […]

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Soul Bowl, Dance Party, Jordanhill Bowling Club, 25 November, 2017

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Jordanhill Bowling Club, 112 Randolph Road, Glasgow G11 7DU 25 November, 2017 7.30 p.m.  Soul Bowl soul-powered dancefloor delights in the traditional Soul Bowl manner: much-loved Motown, Stax and Atlantic classics. Rare new gems. Old faves. Stompers, floaters, belters, weepers. Vintage vinyl 45s hand-spun for your pleasure by seasoned experts. Cheap drink. Friendly folk. Suburban […]

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Thank Funk It’s Friday, Partickhill Bowling Club, 27 October, 2017

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Friday 27 October, 2017  7.30 p.m. Another superfine evening of funk’n’soul dance-jazz grooviness located in and around 1974, from the makers of Soul Bowl. Timeless vintage vinyl 45s hand-spun by seasoned joss-dickeys. Ace sounds. Convivial company. Attractive bar prices. Suburban setting. No need for a taxi home. Enjoy your dancefloor journey into the foothills of […]

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Theo Clinkard Company:This Bright Field, The Tramway, 13 and 14 October, 2017

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Theo Clinkard has built a reputation for creating affecting and visually arresting work. His latest, This Bright Field, commissioned by Tramway, is presented in two parts. Part one* provides audiences with an intimate on-stage encounter with Clinkard’s exceptional international dancers before part two takes to the full stage on a cinematic scale. Featuring striking lighting […]

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Indepen-dance, creative movement for people with disabilities and their carers

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Opportunities for Inclusive Dance Every week Indepen-dance runs creative movement classes for people with disabilities and their carers. The classes are conducted in a safe and appropriate environment and are designed to be fun, creative and accessible to all with a focus on improvisation and moving together. These classes are for members only.  How to become  a […]

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Kathak Dance Classes, Glasgow South Side

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Beginners’ class in Kathak dance Saturdays 11 am – 12 noon. Glasgow Southside. Kathak is one of the main genres of ancient Indian classical dance. Kathak means story, and Kathakars communicate stories through rhythmic foot movements, hand gestures, facial expressions and eye work. This performing art incorporates legends from ancient mythology and great Indian epics. […]

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Dance Pupils in Scotland receive funding from The Peter Darell Trust, June, 2017

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  Overdrive Dance Company members with Peter Darrell Trustee Paulene Laverty (L-R Adam Quinn, Calvin Wilson, Paulene Laverty, John Selkirk, Nathan Ferguson) The donation from Peter Darell Trust will support choreographic development in partnership with Theatre Royal   Work will be showcased at Go Dance 2018 festival – runs from Tuesday 6 until Friday 9 […]

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Soul Bowl, Jordanhill Bowling Club, 29 July, 2017

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Soul-powered dancefloor shenanigans in the established Soul Bowl manner: assorted Motown, Stax and Atlantic classics. Rare new gems. Old faves. Stompers, floaters, belters, weepers. Vintage vinyl 45s hand-spun for your delight by seasoned experts. Cheap drink. Friendly folk. Suburban setting. No need for a taxi home. “A youth club for adults” Dance Party £5 Jordanhill […]

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To write, to publish, to speak, to move, CCA, 1 June, 2017

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CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, G2 3JD 1 June, 2017 2 p.m. – 9 p.m. To mark the end of their residency at Creative Lab, Jude Browning and Emmie McLuskey will be holding a day of programmed events open to the public. During the afternoon the artists will host a performance/writing workshop relating to their event […]

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Tea Dance, Kelvin Hall, 21 May, 2017

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An afternoon of Foxtrots, Quicksteps, Waltzes and even the Glasgow Jive! A fantastic big band experience with That Swing Sensation and a dance instructor present to get everyone on their feet and in the mood for some fun. Tea and biscuits will be served to keep you going through the afternoon. Tickets £5 – call […]

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Soul Bowl, Jordanhill Bowling Club, Saturday 25 March, 2017

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Sixties soul for dancing people of all ages! Strictly in the vinyl 45rpm manner! Crafted by the Motown immortals and the legends of Stax! Hand-spun for your delight by time-served experts! Convivial company! Cheap drink! Suburban setting! No need for a taxi home! Otis lives! Marvin rules! Only a fiver! £5 7.30 p.m. Jordanhill Bowling […]

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Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC An introduction to British Sign Language, CCA, Friday 14 April 2017

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CCA Friday 14 April 2017 2.30pm, Free but ticketed, Theatre All ages Book online / 0141 352 4900 Related CCA Events Surface Area Dance Theatre CIC Auricular Fri 14 April — Sun 16 April 2017 Surface Area Dance Theatre: An introduction to British Sign Language, delivered by native Sign Language user Paul Miller and Communication […]

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Glasgow Women’s Aid, One Billion Rising, Dance-a-Thon, Cottiers Theatre 14 February, 2017

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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Forget Dancing Alone This Valentine’s Day – Join One Billion Rising! What are you planning this Valentine’s Day? Whether you’re coupled up or single, consider ditching the consumerism and diving into some activism instead. Cottiers Theatre, 14 February, 2017. 12 Noon until 8 p.m. Cottiers Theatre, 93-95 Hyndland St Glasgow […]

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Hästdans på Hovdala CCA Sat 4 February 2017

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CCA Sat 4 February 2017 7pm, Free (unticketed), Cinema All ages 0141 352 4900 A performance project created in a Swedish forest with a cast of American dancers, Swedish horses and a talented cast of young Swedish adults with autism. In July 2013 The Equus Projects spent three weeks in a Swedish forest creating an […]

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Royal Conservatoire of Scotland – Spring /Summer Season 2017

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Curtain rises on thrilling new spring/summer season at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland – January until June, 2017 Performances, masterclasses, festivals and talks … the stage is set for a spectacular spring/summer season of performance at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS), the country’s busiest arts venue. The new programme, which runs until June, is […]

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