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  • Weymouth, Dorset, UK

Join Our Dance Company

Welcome to the Weymouth Carnival Dance Company

Are you ready to groove to the rhythm, express yourself through dance, and become part of a vibrant and artistic community in Weymouth? Look no further! The Weymouth Carnival Dance Company is your gateway to an exciting world of dance, creativity, and community engagement.

Who’s our teacher?

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Mark Short – Professional Choreographer & Creative Director

Mark short Choreographer /creative director Weymouth born Mark Short has been a performer for over 30 years working as a dancer, choreographer & creative director, having a varied and extensive career including appearance’s on Tv, film, theatre and national tours.

He has worked and choreographed alongside artists such as Tina Turner, Ant n Dec, Ed Peter Andre, Michelle Gayle, The Village People, The Gladiators and Dizzie Rascal.

He was a member of Zoo dance company on Top of The Pops and appeared on several Royal Variety Performances as a member of Dougie Squires 2nd Generation dancers. He was also one half of the children’s TV character ‘ Bananas in Pyjamas’. His TV credits include ‘ Coronation Street, Eastenders, The Bill, Brookside and his own TV special with Anneka Rice. Mark performed in the London 2012 opening Ceremony directed by Danny Boyle.

Most recently Mark worked in the new up and coming Robbie Williams biopic ‘ The Better Man’.


Embracing the Arts

At Weymouth Carnival Dance Company, we are passionate about the arts. Our dance group is a celebration of creativity, self-expression, and the power of movement. We offer a wide range of dance styles, from contemporary to hip-hop, ballet to salsa, and everything in between. Our experienced instructors are here to guide you on your dance journey, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced dancer. We’re dedicated to promoting artistic expression and embracing the rich cultural diversity of Weymouth.

We’ll also work with occasional guests choreographers from TV and the West End!

Engaging with Local Schools

We believe in the transformative power of dance and the positive impact it can have on the lives of young people. That’s why we’re committed to engaging with local schools in Weymouth. We offer dance programs designed to inspire and motivate students. Through our school outreach initiatives, we bring the joy of dance into the classroom, encouraging physical fitness, teamwork, and creative expression. If you’re a school in Weymouth looking to enhance your curriculum with dance, we’re here to help.

Supporting Local Dance Studios

The heart of any thriving dance community lies in its local dance studios. We collaborate with the talented instructors and dance studios right here in Weymouth to ensure that our members receive top-notch training and guidance. By supporting our local dance studios, we not only nurture the growth of the dance community but also boost the local economy.

Participate in Flash Mobs and Town Events

Get ready for an extra dose of excitement! As a member of the Weymouth Carnival Dance Company, you’ll have the opportunity to participate in thrilling flash mobs and other events around the town. Our dance group loves surprising the community with spontaneous performances that will leave everyone amazed. Be part of something unforgettable and share your passion for dance with the people of Weymouth.

Join us today, and become a part of something special. Whether you’re an individual looking to develop your dance skills, a school seeking to enrich your students’ lives, or a local dance studio eager to collaborate, we welcome you to the Weymouth Carnival Dance Group.

If you are a local school and would like us to engage with your students and teach them choreography and other dance routines, please email us hello@weymouth-carnival.uk

Why Choose Us?

  • Diversity: We celebrate all dance styles and backgrounds.
  • Experienced Instructors: Learn from seasoned dance professionals.
  • Community Engagement: We’re dedicated to giving back to Weymouth.
  • Local Support: We work closely with Weymouth’s dance studios and schools.
  • Fun and Inclusive: Our dance group is open to all ages and skill levels.

Dance is a universal language, and at the Weymouth Carnival Dance Company, we’re excited to be speaking it with you. Join us on this journey of movement, creativity, and community building. Contact us today to get started or visit one of our local dance studios to learn more. Let’s dance our way to a brighter Weymouth!

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Register Your Interest Today!

Once registered, you will receive an email confirming your interest and a date and location of the first session will be sent to you. You will also see the dates and updates here.