Creating dynamic dance through a synthesis of Kathak, live music and contemporary dance.
In 2012 Balbir Singh Dance Company premiered Synchronised, a spectacular large-scale pool-based performance involving over 100 dancers, synchronised swimmers and live musicians. Commissioned by imove, Yorkshire’s cultural programme for London 2012, Synchronised was developed over a three-year period, and its legacy programme will feature ongoing activity including performance and education work around creativity in water. Read more
In 2013 Balbir Singh Dance Company will tour a triple bill – Trespass♯II, Play of Percentages and Decreasing Infinity – to venues across the UK, and work from the company’s repertoire will tour nationally and internationally to venues and festivals. For details of works available for tour, see here
In addition to being a performer, choreographer and teacher of Kathak, Balbir Singh has worked extensively as a movement director/choreographer on numerous large-scale high profile productions, and in collaboration with other companies. Find out more about previous commissions here
A programme of education and professional training runs alongside the company’s performance work, which sees Balbir Singh and company dancers work regularly with schools, colleges, professional dance artists, community groups and young people. Join the education and training mailing list to find out more about our programme and keep up to date with future developments.
Balbir Singh Dance Company is an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation.