RJC DANCE, the inclusive black British dance company from Leeds, launched their initiative to keep everyones spririts up during this unprecedented period of home isolation.
‘RJC Dance Where U R’ will offer free daily online dance and fitness classes for people to enjoy during lockdown. The classes can be accessed live via Facebook Live on the official RJC Dance page. Hundreds of people have already been taking part in the sessions, which cover a range of dance styles including soca, reggae, urban, and a ‘mash-up’ blend. Nillanthie Morton, a choreographer with RJC Dance has been leading the classes this week, with new classes for under 8s launching next week, under the guidance of Tricia Arthur-Stubbs.
Kathy Williams, Director of RJC Dance comments: “We have a reputation as an inclusive black British dance organisation and we’re committed to vitality, active participation and creativity. Never before have we needed to fulfil that commitment more than now, to inspire and support our community through these difficult times.”
All the classes are listed in the timetable pictured.