Thank you Shanghai

Posted by on Jan 9, 2017 in Children, Dance, design, Shanghai, Theatre | No Comments

We Dance, wee groove danced our way into 2017 with shows over the festive season with our friends from the A.S.K at the Himalaya Centre in Shanghai. We met and danced with so many happy families and shared some Scottish festive experiences and sampled lots of Chinese culture in our visit. The Himalaya Centre, in […]

新年快乐 Xīnnián kuàilè

Posted by on Jan 8, 2017 in Children, Dance, Festival, Shanghai | No Comments

Happy new Year 2017 The Year of the Rooster.   The ASK used one of Brian’s ink drawings as part of the Spring Festival publicity, happy dancing chickens. SaveSave

Christmas and New Year in Shanghai

Posted by on Dec 20, 2016 in Children, Dance, Shanghai, Theatre | No Comments

We dance, wee groove returns to Shanghai in December 2016 to perform at the Himalaya Centre, in Shanghai, for a season of performances over Christmas and New Year, dancing and celebrating with families over the festive period and leading creative workshops with staff at The A.S.K and local schools. An exciting opportunity to build our […]

packing for China December 2016

Posted by on Dec 17, 2016 in Children, Dance, News, Shanghai, Theatre | No Comments

We Dance, wee groove is preparing our bags for a festive season in China, flying to Shanghai on the 18th December 2016, a unique and exciting way to spend the festive season.

We Dance, wee groove at Takeoff Festival October 2016

Posted by on Jul 12, 2016 in Children, Dance, Festival, News, Theatre | No Comments

We Dance, wee groove is delighted to be performing at the excellent Takeoff Festival in October 2016, in Darlington and Durham, with a fantastic programme of other work for young audiences. http://www.takeofffestival.org.uk/upcoming-events We have shows at the Dolphin Centre in Darlington on 19th October and the Gala Theatre in Durham on 21st and 22nd October Wed 19th […]

Creative Scotland report on We Dance, wee groove China 2016

Posted by on Jul 12, 2016 in Children, Dance, Shanghai, Theatre | No Comments

Creative Scotland have published a report on the We Dance, wee groove tour to Shanghai in January 2016, artistic director, Brian Hartley, describes some details of the experience and benefits to the dancers and company from the trip. http://www.creativescotland.com/explore/read/stories/dance/2016/we-dance-wee-groove-china-tour

Thank you to everyone who came to our shows in Shanghai

Posted by on Feb 6, 2016 in Children, Dance, design, News, Shanghai, Theatre | No Comments

thank you so much to our wonderful hosts at the The A.S.K., we were so well looked after and made many new friends, and to all the audiences who joined us in the performances, all 27 shows sold out! We enjoyed sharing our cultures together through music and dance. Happy New Year 2016, the year of […]

Schools workshops in Shanghai schools

Posted by on Jan 26, 2016 in Children, Dance, News | No Comments

In between our busy performance schedule at The A.S.K . we visited some schools to run workshops inspired by We Dance, wee groove. Thats to Evian and staff at The A.S.K for translating and also dancing with us, we really enjoyed meeting the children and seeing the schools in different pars of the city. It […]

sightseeing in Shanghai

Posted by on Jan 20, 2016 in Children, Dance, Shanghai, Theatre | No Comments

The company made some time to explore Shanghai, and thanks to the welcome and recommendations from the staff at The A.S.K discovered some of the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of the city.  

Open rehearsal at ASK, Shanghai

Posted by on Jan 15, 2016 in Children, Dance, design, News, Shanghai, Theatre | No Comments

the company presented a successful open dress rehearsal at ASK yesterday, the company heated some new material for our Chinese audiences, some ceilidh dancing meets Chinese New Year, and we are now excited to present the show for families here in China with our first show opening later today.