What's On

Spring 2018

Image of The Enormous Room

The Enormous Room

In the latest epic production from Stopgap Dance Company, we follow a father and daughter gradually coming to terms with the loss of Jackie – their wife and mother.

24th January - Preview at Zinc Arts, Chipping Ongar, Essex - please contact us for more details

30th and 31st January - Holland Dance Festival 

8th February - The Point, Eastleigh 

21st February - Gulbenkian, Canterbury - postponed TBC*

23rd February - DanceEast, Ipswich - postponed until 20th April*

6th March - Tacchi-Morris, Taunton - postponed TBC*

* Sadly, because our company van with The Enormous Room set, costumes and equipment was stolen recently, these performances are in the process of being re-scheduled. Apologies to anyone who has already booked to see us - please come along to the new dates! If you can, please do help us get back on the road.


20th March - Salisbury Arts Centre

24th April - Stadttheater Solothurn, Steps Dance Festival, Switzerland

26th April - theater(uri), Aldorf, Steps Dance Festival, Switzerland

2nd and 3rd May - Gessnerallee Zürich, Steps Dance Festival, Switzerland

5th May - Dampfzentrale Bern, Steps Dance Festival, Switzerland

NEW ADDITION: 13th May - The Old Market, Brighton Festival

Sg2 Apprentice Company - taster workshops

In conjunction with the Spring Tour 2018, Stopgap will be running a series of taster workshops for potential candidates of our Apprentice Company Sg2. The Apprentice Company will operate as a three-year training programme for a small group of unique dancers, preparing them for a career in contemporary dance. With only four places available, Sg2 will be expertly tailored to the needs, skills and interests of the budding dance artists. 

Click here to find out more and to book onto our taster workshops.

The Seafarers 

[Dancers performing in front of HMS Victory in Portsmouth]

26th and 27th May 2018 - Norfolk and Norwich Festival

Stopgap are collaborating with a cast of local dancers to bring to life the vivid music of acclaimed contemporary-folk band, Moulettes.

The Seafarers celebrates our relationship with the sea and the journeys we make across it. Part gig, part spectacle, the 50-strong cast travel to and from distant lands with Great Yarmouth seafront as the backdrop.