Cando2 Youth Dance Company

Cando2 is Candoco’s youth dance performance company for disabled and non-disabled dancers aged 13-25. Cando2 provides young dancers with an opportunity to create high quality work with Candoco Artists and guest choreographers and perform at venues and festivals across the UK.

We run two classes each week during term time:

When: Monday 16 April - Monday 9 July (No sessions on Monday 7 & 28 May), 5.30pm - 7.30pm
Where: Trinity Laban, The Laban Building, Creekside, London SE8 3DZ
Taught by: Candoco Artists Anne-Gaëlle Thiriot and Kimberley Harvey
Cost: £5 per class / £55 for the 11 week term
Book your place: Email Jessica Richards or call 020 7704 6845

When: Tuesday 24 April - Tuesday 10 July (No session on Tuesday 29 May), 6pm - 8pm
Where: The Place, 17 Flaxman Terrace, London WC1H 9AT
Taught by: Candoco Artists Sarah Blanc and Kitty Fedorec
Cost: £100 for the 11 week term
Book your place: or call 020 7121 1100 (PLEASE NOTE: This class is currently fully booked for this term, please email to be put on the waiting list)

My favourite thing about the classes is the way that we all feel really comfortable with each other even though we meet up for 2 hours a week. This encourages me to dance more openly and take advantage of lots of opportunities
- Georgia, Class Participant

Dancers attending classes are given the opportunity to perform as part of Cando2, Candoco’s youth dance company.

Previous performances have included Commonwealth Youth Dance Festival at Tramway in Glasgow, ReFresh at The Place, Co-Motion at Trinity Laban, U.Dance London at Southbank Centre and Yael Flexer’s Anniversary Sharings at The Place studios. In December 2014, Cando2 opened Candoco Dance Company's double bill Playing Another at the Queen Elizabeth Hall for the first time.

Cando2 & Trinity Laban Youth Dance collaboration performing Splintered Spiral at U.Dance 2015