Dance Ahead

Community Arts

Carlisle Local Committee have been thanked for providing £ 2000 of grant funding to support a local community dance group in setting up and delivering a unique dance experience. The project was run by Dance Ahead, a not for profit organisation delivering contemporary dance projects brining together a mix of professional dancers and members of the local community who are involved in learning and creating a unique dance experience delivered over 3 nights at the Undercroft under Carlisle train station. Over 300 people attending the performance with funding and supporting coming from The Arts Council, Virgin trains and public fundraising from a kickstarter campaign.