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DCD offers dancers the opportunity to develop practical and professional skills to enable the transition into a new career through a range of upskilling programmes.

From Mentoring, connecting dancers with established professionals, to our Career Insights Programme, giving dancers paid opportunities to experience a working environment outside of the studio, and Resilience Training, providing dancers with psychological skills to help them navigate the challenges of their career.

Dancer Support Programmes

Click on each of our programmes to find out
more about all of our upskilling programmes:

We create a bespoke programme of
support for every individual.

Explore each of our programmes for dancers:

A direct difference

Help dancers take their next step in their careers