FuZe8 YDC train on a Tuesday evening 4.45 – 7.30pm at Twynham School studios,
FuZe8 have weekly classes during term time and participate in technique and
creative sessions, masterclasses, professional workshops, performances and curtain
raisers across the South West.
FuZe8 train in contemporary dance and alongside supplementary techniques such
as improvisation, yoga, strength training and body conditioning to enhance their
dance profile. Each session the dancers experience a contemporary technique class,
learn professional repertoire, create choreographies and prepare a work for
As part of FuZe8 YDC you will be offered the chance to explore, develop, and share
your creative talent. Not only will you have the chance to attend workshops with a
selection of industry professionals who are experts in their fields, but also with other
young dancers in the company within an enjoyable and creative environment. We
don’t mind what your preferred style of dance is, we just want you to bring your
passion and enthusiasm for dance and choreography.
FuZe8 Youth Dance Company prepares dancers for higher level training for those
considering higher education study at dance institutions, colleges & careers in
dances & creative arts. FuZe8 dancers have gone on to study at Northern School of
Contemporary Dance, Italia Conti, Laban, Royal Academy of Dance and the National
Centre of Circus arts. Some dancers have received contracts with Cruise liners and
are still sailing 15 years on!
Alumni student Shawn Addison who graduated from Northern Contemporary School in 2016 is currently a dancer for Phoenix Dance theatre and is touring the UK and abroad.
Over the years, the company have been fortunate to work with Yorke Dance Project
and Robert Cohan, Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures, Siobhan Davies Dance
Company, Retina Dance Company and Rambert Dance Company.
FuZe8 dancers love our an end of year Surf trip to celebrate their hard work and
commitment and challenge their balance, coordination and strength in a different
At the start of each new term FuZe8 YDC welcome new dancers to come and share
class with them. Open class is FREE and allows dancers to join in and experience a
contemporary technique and creative class, in a relaxed and enjoyable environment.
For more information about the classes email Nicola@fuze8dance.co.uk
Each term runs for approximately 12 weeks. We don’t want cost to be a barrier for
any young person, so please contact us for payment options and bursaries.