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2nd November

Free Outdoor Event!

Tuesday 2nd of November 4pm

More info coming soon!

First time on stage in New Romney! Event already sold out!

21st July 2021

Unveiling event for The Marsh Mosaics, plus a celebratory performance by Fifth Continent Landscape Partnership Scheme.

First time in over a year performing indoors at the beautiful venue on a red carpet at St. Nicholas Church in New Romney!

MCDC collaborating and creating with Kent based dancers and young dancers from Instep Dance Company to a song by wonderful local artists Freya Yard 'By the Sea'.

FREE booking essential! 

Preview of work in progress Fish Out of Water

12th September 2021

We would love to invite you to a sharing of our new work in progress and experience the first interactions with you and the surroundings. 

Fish Out of Water is an ambitious, fresh, multi-disciplinary outdoor dance performance which explores themes of belonging, displacement and migrancy.

MCDC will immerse you in their interactive world by using improvised dance, colourful sculptures and responsive live, upbeat music inspired by people of Folkestone. Will you welcome us on the next adventure?

12pm The Harbour Arm, Folkestone at the end of the market stools 

4pm The Payers Park, Mill Bay, Folkestone, CT20 1BN

FREE just turn up!

Audition - Call out for UK Dancers preferably Kent based
Dominic Farlam

10th June 2021

Deadline for applications is midnight on 21st of June

We are looking for professional, versatile UK based dancers with a hip hop and/or contemporary background and strong improvisation skills for our upcoming outdoor pop-up dance show “Fish Out of Water” premiering at Folkestone Triennial 2021 and for future opportunities.

Auditions will take place in Folkestone on the 23rd and 24th of June by invitation only! Please state preferred audition date in your application.

Rehearsals dates take place in Folkestone. We're looking for dancers who can commit to:

28th, 29th, 30th of June | 7th , 8th of July | 19th - 23rd of july R&D

Performance dates TBC

Fee: Equity/ITC rates

If you’re interested in this role and would like to attend the audition, please email your headshot, CV, showreel and/or dance footage to

Open Online Professional Classes for Kent based Dancers
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14th January 2020

MCDC redirected to Folkestone in April 2020 and want to celebrate this exciting change by offering free open professional classes to dancers based in Kent during February. 

Michaela, the artistic director wants to meet local talent, give something back during these challenging times and bring new opportunities to share, connect and network with each other. 

 3rd of February 6 - 7.30pm 

10th of February 6 - 7.30pm 

17th of February 6 - 7.30pm

24th of February 6 - 7.30pm 

The classes are delivered via online platform ZOOM. Please register your interest on

3D immersive dance performance "Leaf No Trace" on YouTubeVR

10th of January 2020

Excited to be premiering our first 3D immersive adaptation of a dance production on YouTubeVR next Friday! Integrating contemporary & urban dance with virtual reality to magically transport you to the stage and into an immersive world of music and dance.


"Leaf No Trace" is a 3D VR180 immersive dance collaboration between Create 1st and the MCDC.

Leaf No Trace will be premiering on Friday 22nd January at 21:00 UTC on the Create1st YouTube channel:

It can be enjoyed either in 2D, or for the ultimate fully immersive 3D experience on the Oculus Quest.

I hope you can join us and share your thoughts with us!