Nominations Open for One Dance UK Awards on International Dance Day

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One Dance UK, the sector support organisation for dance, is delighted to announce that nominations for the One Dance UK Awards 2019 are now open.

Timed to coincide with International Dance Day, the 24 Awards have been chosen to recognise the outstanding contribution of people working in the dance sector. This annual event is an opportunity for people from across the dance sector to unite, celebrate, acknowledge and reward the people who have made an impact on the vibrant UK dance landscape. Categories for 2019 include:

One Dance UK’s CEO Andrew Hurst comments:
 We are delighted to be opening nominations for the One Dance UK Awards on International Dance Day. We look forward to seeing a broad range of nominations from all disciplines and dance forms that truly reflects today’s vibrant and diverse dance sector.  There is no shortage of exceptional talent in the dance sector, and we have developed these awards to celebrate the unsung heroes of our sector, the remarkable contribution and commitment that is made by so many.  We encourage everyone to take a moment to nominate those who inspire them and whose work is enriching the art forms – we want to empower the sector to give recognition to those who really deserve it.

The One Dance UK Awards are made possible by the generous sponsorship from individuals and organisations across the dance sector and we are enormously grateful to everyone who is supporting the One Dance UK Awards 2019. This year our sponsors include ISTD, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, The Place, Marquee TV, Derrick Anderson and Akademi, who have given the following words of support for this pivotal dance sector event.