About us...

We are an all-female company based in Nottingham. We are a friendly bunch who are passionate about creating performances that are exciting and relevant to a wide range of audiences - especially those that might believe dance is not for them. 

Name: Hayley

Star Sign: Pisces 

Trained at: Coventry University

Favourite Next Door Dance project (so far): Shadow Movement Project 7 with Caudwell House

Favourite Next Door Dance memory: Taking NDDYC to the U.Dance National event in Birmingham for their first time away as a company!

Favourite food: Everything chocolate 

Fun fact: I eat a kiwi like it is an apple, skin on and everything!

Name: Emily

Star Sign: Libra

Trained at: Middlesex University

Favourite Next Door Dance project (so far): Taking The Beautiful Game into a HM Prison

Favourite Next Door Dance memory: The whole of performing at Edinburgh fringe festival, but particularly receiving a Derek award!

Favourite food: CHEESE! 

Fun fact: I’ve run the London Marathon (OR When I was younger I used to have 2 foxes as friends)

Name: Laura

Star Sign: Leo

Trained at: Dartington College of Arts

Favourite Next Door Dance project (so far): SWISH

Favourite Next Door Dance memory: Reading the great review we received by The Dancing Times together in our kitchen in Edinburgh.  Lots of screaming and crying!

Favourite food: Everything about a Sunday Roast

Fun fact: I work at festivals in the summer where I dress up as a breakdancing hip hop gorillas

Name: Georgie

Star Sign: Sagittarius

Trained at: Manchester Metropolitan university 

Favourite Next Door Dance project (so far): Chairs, stairs and picked onions film

Favourite Next Door Dance memory: Making and performing HOME at Nottingham Playhouse

Favourite food: Bread (all types)

Fun fact: The reason I got into dance is because I was born like Tommy from the Rugrats and my mum was told by the doctor to send me to ballet!

2015 Next Door Dance

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