Big up North

The Big Up North dance festival arrives in Lancaster this April

Event details

  • Friday 20 April & Saturday 21 April
  • 7.30pm
  • The Dukes, Moor Lane, Lancaster, LA1 1QE
  • 01524 598500

A celebration of dance theatre from across the North West

Come and ‘av a sken at the exceptional dance theatre performances from across the North West that we’ve got lined up for you… they’re nowt but proper belters.

Ludus Dance and The Dukes are celebrating the 10th year of their well-loved Lancashire dance festival with a fresh, new performance event that Bigs Up the diverse and exciting range of high quality dance theatre talent we’ve got on our very own doorstep.

Over two nights we’ve got an eclectic mix of original performance pieces across dance forms, from community groups, schools and new professional artists. The pieces, performed with energy, skill, technique, are selected by a panel from The Dukes and Ludus Dance to take you through a journey of inspiration, tears and laughter.

Adults £11

Children £9

Concessions receive £2 off

Friends of The Dukes receive an extra £1 off

Groups: Buy 10 + Tickets and save £1 per ticket 

With performances from:

Brewery Youth Dance Academy

Ludus Youth Dance Company

The Pointe Youth Dance Company

Preston Youth Dance Company

Rigney Bank Jazz Company

Fylde Coast Youth Company

Skool of Street

The Chorley and District Boys

The Exchange

Anna James

Curious Dance Company