YAMA Dance Company
Celebrating age and experience through dance
YAMA Dance Company is a performance group for over 60s. It’s a place to move, dance, laugh, create and discover alongside others.
The company was founded in May 2015 by Artistic Director Anna Heighway, and has grown quickly in size and reputation, producing high quality performances year on year.
YAMA is based in Bath and has performed across the UK, including the Elixir Festival at Sadlers Wells, Bristol’s Full Bloom Festival, Bath Spa University and Bristol Harbour Festival.
I eagerly look forward to the sessions. my confidence levels have improved and so has life. I realise that my physical challenges are no reason not to move”
The company rehearses at The Edge, University of Bath, meeting on Thursdays and occasional weekends in term time.
If you’re interested in becoming a member or would like to find out more about YAMA, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
YAMA Dance Classes
In 2018, YAMA started a new weekly technique class, open to anyone over 60.
Led by local contemporary dance artists, the classes are a fantastic place to work on dance technique, coordination and creative expression.
The class runs on Friday mornings in term time, 11.30am-12.30pm
The Edge Dance Studio, University of Bath BA2 7AY
£6 drop in, no dance experience necessary.
If you’d like to attend, you’re welcome to just turn up and start moving!
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