Author: Susan

MERCHANT CITY FESTIVAL DANCERS WANTED

As part of this year’s Merchant City Festival, we are proud to be working alongside Glasgow Life to produce a unique performance based on the Indian dance style, Kathak. We are looking for 8 dancers, ideally 4x male and 4x female, to perform in this project. Kathak experience is NOT essential as this is designed […]

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BEST SEAT IN THE HOUSE

It’s almost dance show season which is the perfect opportunity for new dancers and their parents to check out potential dance schools before enrolling for the year ahead.  Here are our tips on how to spot your new dance school from their annual show…   Check out the Seniors The infant classes may be super cute […]

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SEASONS CHANGE

Some long for summer, others relish the winter, we’re here to celebrate every time of year in Seasons Change. Featuring dancers from Blaze Dance Academy & Dance HQ, Seasons Change takes inspiration from nature to produce an evening of dance to remember. Join us for an evening of dance celebrating the dancers’ progession and achievements. […]

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WE’RE HIRING!

We’re on the hunt for a part-time cleaner to help keep our studios spick and span.   Part-Time Cleaner Required Duties include sweeping & mopping studio floors, cleaning mirrors, dusting, emptying bins and other general cleaning duties as required. 4 hours per week (2 x 2 hour shifts, times can be flexible) £7.50/hour   To […]

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ONE LAST SHIFT – HOW WE MADE IT

Unlike the majority of our dance pieces for performances, One Last Shift was created with much more input from the dancers themselves.  This allowed them to experience ‘a day in the life of’ a professional dancer in the research, development & rehearsal phases of working on a new piece.   The work actually began last […]

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ONE LAST SHIFT

In February, our Contemporary dancers were invited to perform ‘One Last Shift’ as part of the 10 year celebrations of Go Dance 17 at The Theatre Royal, Glasgow.   One Last Shift is based on events that happened in Glasgow’s Templeton Carpet Factory.  Templeton’s was world-renowned, supplying carpets to palaces, state homes, luxury liners and domestic […]

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GOING LA LA FOR TAP

Even if you haven’t seen the film, you can’t have missed the hype around La La Land. TV, radio and newspapers have been buzzing about the film and, particularly, about its effect on the popularity of Tap, which is where we come in.   For the past few weeks, our phone has been ringing off […]

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#MYDANCEHQ

We love seeing all the photos and videos you lot take in class and it’s a great way of sharing your Dance HQ experience so, next time you’re posting something, get on board with our new hashtag and let everyone see what Dance HQ means to you. Not only will you be able to search for […]

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LIVE AT FIVE

If you follow us on Facebook or Instagram then no doubt you’ll already know that we had a special guest in the studio this week.  Jennifer Reoch from STV Glasgow’s Live at Five popped into the studio to find out more about our adult Tap classes.  She even dusted off her own Tap shoes and took part […]

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LITTLE BABY BIRDS

Little Birds will start off 2017 with a fresh, new Spring-inviting event all about babies, young children and you! The Little Birds Baby & Toddler Show is designed for you to experience ways to network and get the most out of your time with your children; whether you are a parent already, or are expecting. There […]

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