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Aspect Safety Mirrors Aspect Safety Mirrors Fantastic supplier of studio wall and portable mirrors in safety backed glass
Big Dance Big Dance is the UK's biggest celebration of all types of dance, for all ages and all levels of ability.  Big Dance is led by the Mayor of London and Foundation for Community Dance

in partnership with Arts Council England, and a network of Big Dance Hubs

Bonnicis Vegas Style Costumes & Headdresses. Made to Order.

Council for Dance Education and Training
Known universally as CDET, providing quality assurance for the professional dance and musical theatre industries.  Over the years CDET has established itself as the quality assurance body of the dance and musical theatre industries. It has become the first point of contact for students and others seeking information on the quality of education and training in the United Kingdom and negotiates with government agencies in this country and overseas to ensure the accredited private dance and musical theatre sectors are represented vigorously and consistently at all levels of national and international decision making.
Coomber A British company at the forefront of designing and manufacturing specialist audio solutions to a multitude of markets.

Dance Proms

A unique and exciting event held at The Royal Albert Hall in London that celebrates the wealth of talent among the nation's young dancers and culminates in a gala performance.
Dancing Times Britain’s leading dance monthly.
Devon Rape Crisis and Sexual Abuse Services
Devon Rape Crisis Service is a specialist support service for women aged over 18 who live in Devon who have experienced any form of sexual violence, recently or in the past. 
Anne Walker MBE, Founder and CEO of IDS is a Patron
Flints Theatrical Chandlers  Flints are the major retailer of theatrical goods in the UK. Great for Tapshield, Flamecheck and flooring accessories.
Harlequin Flooring Floors for Dance, Performing Arts, Entertainment & Display. offers an abundance of cost effective online dance and fitness resources which are really easy to follow, perform and teach, designed for children and young people aged 3-16 years. 
Labels4Kids  Labels 4 Kids sells a wide choice of personalised name labels and stickers for children: economy iron on name tapes for clothes, woven sew on labels, sew on clothing labels, iron on clothing labels, identity tags, Stikins® stick on clothing labels, personalised bag tags, and personalised gym bags. 
Melody Bear  Melody Bear invites children into her magical world of dance with the Melody Movement Early Learning curriculum.  A creative and inspiring portfolio of age-appropriate dance syllabi, supported by innovative reward schemes, progresses children of all abilities through the fundamentals of ballet, tap and movement - from Little Bear Feet for toddlers through to Junior Ballet for primary-aged children. 
Mini Movers Dance Mini Movers Dance is specially created to introduce dance, drama and music to children from birth to 5 years and is fully endorsed by the United Kingdom Alliance.
  Party Packs The countrys leading party company, established in 1986.  A great source for glitter or coloured hair and body sprays.
Royal Ballet Benevolent Fund The Royal Ballet Benevolent Fund has been in existence since 1939 and has always concerned itself with the dance profession. Starting as the Vic Wells Ballet Fund, later to be called the Sadler's Wells Benevolent Fund, the fund has helped dancers worldwide. As it has grown it has been able to reach out to more and more dancers to help them pastorally, financially and provide practical assistance. The Royal Ballet Benevolent Fund has been a Registered Charity since 1966 (no. 207477).
Stage Electrics One of Europe's leading suppliers of stage lighting and sound equipment to the entertainment industry, holding over £13 million worth of hire equipment. In addition to an extensive hire and sales portfolio, their services include theatre installations, ice rink hire, broadcast services, event production and event services. They can supply Flamecheck which makes absorbent fabrics fire retardant.
Stagestep For more than 40 years, Stagestep has brought innovative dance, theatre and performing arts flooring solutions, including a full line of wood and marley flooring surfaces, subfloors, installation and maintenance products to schools, stages, studios and homes.
The Dance Register The Dance Register is a database of dance teachers, leaders and artists working across the UK. It has been developed by leading dance development organisations (DTAP), to champion and promote high quality dance teaching and leading. It is a great way for dance teachers to promote their work and make sure their classes can be found by potential students.
Wayne Sleep’s Dance Workshops 2016 Through his workshops, Wayne Sleep hands on his accumulated knowledge of performance and technique to inspire students to greater heights.

Wizard Video Productions Ltd 

The personal approach to professional video.