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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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Thursday, November 30, 2017 | Filed under: Dance, Gig Guide, What's On Glasgow West End

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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Sunday, November 12, 2017 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Dance, Gig Guide, What's On Glasgow West End

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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Saturday, November 11, 2017 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Dance, Gig Guide, What's On Glasgow West End

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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Wednesday, October 4, 2017 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Dance, What's On Glasgow West End

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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Friday, September 8, 2017 | Filed under: Dance, What's On Glasgow West End

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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Thursday, February 2, 2017 | Filed under: Cinema, Dance, What's On Glasgow West End

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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Glasgow Young Professionals, Burns Supper and Ceilidh, Trades Hall, 21 January, 2017

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  GYP are delighted to announce that they’ll once again be celebrating Burns Night at the Trades Hall! ‘So, once more we ask: are ye dancin’? 21st January 2017 The Trades Hall, Glasgow #GYPBurnsNight17  General Ticket Release These sell out very quickly so be sure you don’t miss out on your place at GYP’s biggest event of […]

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Soul Bowl, Jordanhill Bowling Club, Saturday 28 January, 2017

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Sixties soul for dancing people of all ages! Strictly in the vinyl 45rpm manner! Crafted by the Motown immortals! Spun by time-served experts! Convivial company! Cheap drink! Suburban setting! No need for a taxi home! Felonious Munk and Soul Boy Davet Bee £5 Jordanhill Bowling Club, 112 Randolph Road, Glasgow G11 7DV Event on Facebook […]

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Nathaniel Gow’s Dance Band: Ceilidh Nights at Òran Mór 23 January and 27 March, 2017

Concerto Caledonia Nathaniel Gow’s Dance Band: Ceilidh Nights at Òran Mór Party like it’s 1799! Celebrate the roots of ceilidh dancing in tunes and dances from 18th-century Scotland. Nathaniel Gow’s Dance Band: Ceilidh Nights reinvent the 18th-century ceilidh, bringing together early music group Concerto Caledonia with some of the leading lights in Scottish traditional music, […]

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The Nutcracker, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Wednesday 4th January, 2017

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Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet return to the UK following a triumphant premiere season in England. On the back of a hugely successful premiere tour earlier this year Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet makes its return to the UK for a 2016-2017 season This exciting, youthful and talented company will showcase a spectacular new version of The […]

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Glasgow Local Food Network Winter Gathering and Ceilidh 20 January, 2017

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Fred Paton Centre, 19 Carrington St, Glasgow G4 9AJ 20 January, 2016 A winter get together to eat, dance and celebrate the fantastic work of Glasgow Local Food Network with local food projects across the city. Hosted by Woodlands Community Garden at their base the Fred Paton Centre, with food curated by Urban Roots and […]

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Ring Time – a new piece for movement by Sally Beamish 100th Anniversary of Dalcroze UK

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Ring Time – a new piece for movement by Sally Beamish 100th Anniversary of Dalcroze UK The première, on Thursday 27 October at Drygate Brewery, 85 Drygate, Glasgow G4 0UT   As part of the centenary celebrations for Dalcroze UK, Glasgow-based composer Sally Beamish has been commissioned to write a 10-minute piece for three instruments […]

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Thursday, October 13, 2016 | Filed under: Dance, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, What's On Glasgow West End

Are you dancin’? Kinning Park Complex, Wednesdays Starts October 5 2016

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Wednesdays 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.  Kinning Park Complex Open level contemporary inspired dance class. Come and explore floor work, travelling sequences and improvisation. Fun, fitness and great music! Drop in rate £6/ First class free! Contact: bridiegane@yahoo.com Kinning Park Complex,  43 Cornwall Street, G4 11B Event on Facebook

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 | Filed under: Classes and Workshops, Dance, What's On Glasgow West End

Club Uprising, 22 October, 2016 Stereo

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**** DISCO, HOUSE & TECHNO **** **** DJs Michael Bleazard, Beat Mongrel & VJ Mofis **** **** Entry £8 (£5 students) **** Stereo, 20 – 28 Renfield Lane, G2 Another Uprising; another Scottish debut: Beat Mongrel! As part of the TCA 5th Birthday weekend, we are pleased to be part of the celebrations where we […]

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Friday, September 23, 2016 | Filed under: Dance, Gig Guide, What's On Glasgow West End, What's on Glasgow: Students

Unlimited Festival, The Tramway, 15 – 25 September, 2016

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15 – 25 September Prices vary – Tickets from £5 Day tickets available This September, Tramway brings Unlimited to Glasgow – An international programme of performance, visual art, discussions and more celebrating extraordinary work by disabled artists. Originally part of the Cultural Olympiad for the London 2012 Olympics, Unlimited has become the biggest and best […]

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43 Percent, The Tramway, 15 – 16 September, 2016

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21st Century Challenges – Ian Johnston and Gary Gardiner: 43 Percent  Tramway in a few weeks for the Unlimited Festival. 15-16 September 7pm. Part of Tramway’s Unlimited Festival As human beings, we are complex and impressive machines, consisting of 57% water and 43% other matter. But if we rely on a physician’s checklist to measure […]

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 | Filed under: Dance, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, What's On Glasgow West End

Music for Hands and Feet Cottiers Sunday 31 July, 2016

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  Music for Hands and Feet Cottiers Sunday 31 July, 2016 Live, original music, contemporary / modern ballet choreography and original watercolour paintings projected onto the vaulted ceiling of the Cottiers Theatre, will take you through a story between imagery and music, into another world for just one hour. What if we took you into […]

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Soul Bowl, Dance Party, Saturday 30 July, 2016

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Soul Bowl Dance Party Saturday 30 July, 2016 7.30 p.m. till midnight £5 Jordanhill Bowling Club, 112 Randolph Road, G11 7DV Event on Facebook

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