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As a resident artist you can have up to 8 weeks dedicated space to develop your dance practice, with no pressure to produce a final performance.
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ilYoung youth project ilDance

We have just completed the audition for our annual youth project ilYoung. In 2015 directors of ilDance Israel Aloni and Lee Brummer will be joined by indipendant choreographer Lotem Regev (Israel) who together with Brummer and...

Three Lines Performance Monica De Ioanni

M o v e m e n t d r a w i n g m u s i c p e r f o r m a n c e

Three Lines

The Hazey Janes - If Ever There Is Gladness Daniel Warren

From The Vinyl District's Storefront (

Filmed in the city of Dundee, the band's hometown, the video sees them collaborate with up-and-coming director Daniel Warren ("Whatever Gets You Through...

Bacon Roll Corinne Jola

I am looking for dancers and/or performers for my next research-performance project starting on the 31st of March at TWR! Please contact me if you are free for 1 to 2 weeks. Potential future collaboration with performance...

Artists’ Residencies

Mark Bleakley
Mar – Apr 2015

Barrowland Ballet
Mar – Apr 2015

Louise Ahl
Mar 2015

What they say about us

“It is a resource to be treasured”


“This form of dedicated space builds confidence around the work, acknowledging that art is of importance and should be supported. This confidence and support in turn encourages artists to make advances in the their practice”

Anna Krzystek – RESIDENT DANCE ARTIST, 2009 & 2010

“The Work Room enabled me to work at my own pace and to work anonymously and quietly. I really appreciated the opportunity to work uninterrupted and without any outside interference”