Hampshire Youth Dance Company
Hampshire Youth Dance Company (HYDC) has a well-established reputation for the high quality of its work and the opportunities it offers talented dancers. Many past members have gone on to pursue full-time dance training and to embark on dance careers.
The company works in contemporary dance and rehearses weekly and during October and February half-terms in Eastleigh, where it is supported with rehearsal space by The Point.
Hannily Bendell of Replica Dance is the company’s new rehearsal director.
The company has worked with a diverse range of professional choreographers including: Yael Flexer, Leon Baugh, Ben Wright, Jonathon Lunn, .Keira Martin and Bawren Tavaziva.
In 2004 the company took part in Innervations a ground-breaking collaboration with a neuroscientist supported by the Wellcome Trust.
In 2010 they took part in an exciting project with the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research at the University of Southampton as part of the VitaliSE regional tour.
HYDC Auditions 2013
View dance performance videos on YouTube
This is a video of HYDC performing at the Hothouse 2009 dance platform at The Point, Eastleigh. It shows