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You can still watch the London Contemporary Dance School Virtual Open Day.

Gain an insight into life at LCDS.

Select video 1 from the media player above to watch the undergraduate stream.

Select video 2 to watch the postgraduate stream.

Please refer to the schedule to skip ahead to the times below to navigate through the day:


0:00:09 Introduction from Veronica Lewis, Principal
0:00:49 Contemporary technique - First year BA (Hons) class with Jeannie Steele
0:21:18 A note from Veronica Lewis, Principal
0:21:45 Ballet technique - Third year BA (Hons) class with Raymond Chai
0:48:54 Contemporary technique - Second year BA (Hons) class with Sasha Roubicek
1:03:13 Question and answer session with first year undergraduate students Ricky Huxstep and Zinah Mangera-Lakew

Postgraduate - open rehearsal with EDge, the postgraduate performance company
00:06 Introduction from Artistic Director, Jeanne Yasko
02:23 EDge work with choreographer Yael Flexer on her work Living Room (Cast 1) 
19.09 Jeanne Yasko talks about the EDge tour and the commissioned choreographers
23:46 Cast 2 run a section of Living Room
39:37 Question and answer session with Artistic Director Jeanne Yasko, choreographer Yael Flexer and the dancers of EDge


Each year, a number of performances at The Place by London Contemporary Dance School students are broadcast live online via YouTube, so that friends, supporters and people interested in the work of our students can share in this work though they are unable to attend the theatre.

You can watch again here the following live performances:

3. Graduation Performance 10 July 2013
Performances by BA (Hons) graduates of commissioned works by Theo Clinkard, Itamar Serussi and Dam Van Huynh, together with selected student choreography by Josephy Toonga, Ajani Johnson-Goffe & Katie Neal and Ashleigh Berry.

4. Graduation Performance 6 July 2013
Performances by PG ADS graduates of commissioned work by Eleesha Drennan, and by BA (Hons) graduates of work by Itamar Serussi, together with selected student choreography by James Morgan & Esther Siddiquie, Daniel Baker & Ihsaan de Banya, Anders Duckworth & Sade Risku and Kit Brown.

5. EDge 27 June 2013
LCDS's postgraduate performance company in works by Tim Rushton, Helena Franzén, James Cousins and Hofesh Shechter.

(Note: due to YouTube's licensing agreements, these recordings may not be available to view in Germany and some other territories)