As a world leader in dancer transition, it is DCD's aim to be at the centre of cutting edge research on the subject of transition for professional dancers. This includes research undertaken by DCD beneficiaries. If you would like more information or if you have undertaken any research on the subject then please contact Jennifer Curry, Executive Director Tel: 020 7831 1449 or email:

Ali Golding MSc, PG Cert SEN, BA(Hons): "I was inspired to consider Career Transition as an appropriate topic to express my gratitude to the DCD for their support of further study."

Dancers' Career Development supported Ali in 2006 and 2008 with a Financial Retraining Grant to undertake her MSc in Dance Science at Laban.

A Golden Thread: Holding Up Identity in a Professional Dancers' Career Transition

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M. Levine.'Beyond Performance - Building a better future for dancers and the art of dance'

Advocacy Report "Beyond Performance"
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The views and opinions expressed in the documents above are those of the authors and do not necessary reflect the policy or position of Dancers' Career Development.