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People Dancing's Summer School 2016

Tuesday 26 - Friday 29 July
De Montfort University, Leicester

People Dancing's Summer School  2016 took place at De Montfort University, Leicester, from 26 to 29 July 2016. This unique professional development experience gave participants the chance to develop new skills and be inspired by great dance practice presented by renowned artists and leaders in the field.

Teaching Dance in Primary Schools, with Mel Knott (26 July) 
Safe Dance Practice, with Charlotte Tomlinson (26 July)
Introduction to Dance for Parkinson’s, with David Leventhal and the Dance for Parkinson’s Network UK (26-27 July)
Developing Choreography with Children and Young People, led by Jo Rhodes (27 July)
Exploring Different Dance Techniques for your Practice, with Alexandra Jay, Anusha Subramanyam and Andrea Stockburn (28 July) 
Dance with Older People, with Diane Amans (29 July).

Please view the list of courses on the right for further detailed information on the programme...

... and see below for further information, including how to book:
Further information and how to book


Course fees start from £85 and include all support materials and lunches. Accommodation can be added for £27 per person per night. Please download the booking form below for a full breakdown of prices for each course.

Getting there:

Car and public transport information can be found here. We will be in contact closer the time about parking.

Choosing a course:

If you have read the above information and are still not sure which course is best for you, email Anna Leatherdale, Summer School Director, at or call us on 0116 253 3453.

Payment options:

We are pleased to offer a number of payment options for this year's Summer School. You can pay by card, send us a cheque or pay by bank transfer. If you have any questions about these payment options, please let us know.

How to book:

Please complete the booking form below and return it to Emma Hayes, General Manager via email at or by post to Summer School 2016, People Dancing, LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1RE

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