Professionals & Artist Development


We support the creation of new dance works in a range of ways. Among our current and past projects and programmes are:

Questions and Dancers
An open application collaborative project to create work for children aged 8-11.

Commissions and creation support
Individual commissions and co-commissions for exciting ideas and interesting artists.

The Place Prize
A biennial open application choreographic competition for dance makers to make and perform original works, competing for prize money of £35,000.

An artist development initiative across the EU to support makers in their research, creation and dissemination of work.