about PYDC

Preston Youth Dance Company was initially founded in 2012 to offer young dancers in Preston the chance to develop their skills and open doors to future career opportunities in the dance sector.

PYDC are a performance company aged 11 – 19 years, consisting of talented dancers from across Preston and the surrounding areas. Dancers create high-quality choreographic work in a collaborative way, injecting their own unique personalities, styles and experiences to make genuine and relatable performance work for their audiences. Our approach enables the Company to be a voice for Youth and the Arts in our area, empowering them to tell their story!

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PYDC is proud to be a Resident Company of UCLan Dance, based at the University of Central Lancashire.

how do I join?

The next audition to join Preston Youth Dance Company will be Wednesday 3rd July 2024. Please complete the application form to register your place now!

If you are interested in joining us, you can also drop us an email to get in touch so we can add you to our interested list.


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