This is SLiDE

Dance projects & performances with and for the community

SLiDE is a leading inclusive dance company based in Croydon and we dance with disabled and non disabled people of all ages and abilities.

What we do

Dance for health and well-being

Youth dance

SLiDE Collective: professional performance group

Our values

Accessibility: for all projects and performances to be fully accessible.

Collaboration: to collaborate with our communities in the design, development and implementation of our projects. 

Creativity: to develop creative and critical thinking, developing new SLiDE artists.

Partnership: working with a wide range of organisations from the arts and public sectors to widen our reach to the most disadvantaged communities.
Play: providing safe structures for participants to explore their identity as a dancer and to work in an environment where mistakes are celebrated. 

Quality: develop a professional and highly skilled staff team and group of artists, at the forefront of the UK inclusive arts sector.

“It was very moving”

‘This inspired me, I would describe it as ‘destination happiness’ – an inspirational way of being. I’ve not seen a lot of inclusive dance groups before. I’ve got to see more!’

Richard, SLiDE audience member

“Loved my duet with Rick”

‘Performing with SLiDE was awesome and even now it brings a smile to my face that reaches into my soul.’

Rosie, SLiDE dancer

“It’s so fantastic”

’SLiDE gives my daughter freedom to express herself, I can honestly say it has changed her life’

Caragh, SLiDE parent

Registered charity: 1164827

Company limited by guarantee: 08739193