• Meet our Apprentice, Laura

    Posted on April 12, 2017

    What are you doing with ace dance and music? Bonjour my name is Laura, I am doing an apprenticeship with ACE dance and music, so I am with them all the time. I had the chance to travel with them during the tour and to perform for some of their shows. When the company dancers […]

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  • Learning from Each other…

    Posted on April 10, 2017

                        The exchange is about learning from each other and creating a piece together that will be shared to family and friends on the last day of the exchange. The group are working extremely fast, hard and I can see their working attitude is very positive […]

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  • UNTOLD Taught ACE Youth how to AZONTO!

    Posted on April 10, 2017

    The room was full of excitement and concentration, UNTOLD move FAST! It was interesting to observe choreography from UNTOLD and how it differed to ACE’s style. The routine focused on musicality, ensuring the odd beats in the track were brought forward by the movement.  ACE Youth members explored the movement and were not shy of asking […]

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  • Hip Hop with Shanelle Clemenson

    Posted on April 10, 2017

    During the exchange week, Shanelle Clemenson came to ACE to give the young people some variety. Throwing it back to the past…. “You can see the smiles of achievement. The young people are really feeling the Hip Hop grooves today! The pace is different to contemporary dance, it is more up beat yet the dancers […]

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  • Chatter chatter chatter.

    Posted on April 10, 2017

                                        Day 3: Identity session led by Skecia Mardenborough Stop the dancing and let’s get talking…What makes up your identity? The young people were spread across the studio in small groups, discussing their influences and cultural backgrounds. The first feedback session […]

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  • ACE Youth Meet UNTOLD …

    Posted on April 10, 2017

    Let’s throwback in time…a perspective from Naomi, ACE Administration Officer Day 1 – Monday 20th February Welcome to Birmingham UNTOLD. It is the first day of our AMSTERDAM exchange week. UNTOLD dancers are entering ACE Space with beaming smiles; hugs and special welcomes are the first activity of the exchange. The greetings are heart warming, friends reunited – we […]

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  • ACE dance and music receive £150,000 funding boost from Arts Council England

    Posted on August 9, 2016

    Last week, it was announced by Arts Council England that Birmingham-based contemporary dance company, ACE dance and music, has received £150,000 in funding as part of the ‘Catalyst Evolve’ programme, a £1.6 million investment in arts and cultural organisations across the West Midlands.  Catalyst Evolve is aimed at supporting organisations with a limited track record […]

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