News, Press and Events

Magpie Founding Artistic Director nominated for Lifetime Achievement Award in One Dance UK first-ever Dance Teaching Awards

Posted on: 19 June, 2017
One Dance UK has announced the names of 27 shortlisted nominees, across nine award categories, for its inaugural Dance Teaching Awards. One Dance UK received 886 nominations from pupils, parents, colleagues and friends of hundreds of teachers, practitioners and dance organisations across the UK, that provides opportunities for children and young people to dance.

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Magpie Dance appoints new Chief Executive

Posted on: 14 June, 2017
The UK’s leading dance charity working with people with learning disabilities, Magpie Dance has today announced the appointment of Thalie Martini as Chief Executive, successor for founding Artistic Director, Avril Hitman BEM, who stands down at the end of July ending 32 years leading the company.

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Join us for a Charity Concert in aid of Magpie Dance on Friday 7th July! Tickets available here.

Posted on: 13 June, 2017
On Friday 7th July at 7.30pm, Magpie Dance parents Liz, Peter & supporter Gari in conjunction with Bromley Football Club will be hosting a Charity Concert in aid of Magpie Dance. Buy tickets here!

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Magpie & Founding Artistic Director Award Nominations – Please Vote!

Posted on: 2 June, 2017
It's election season and your vote counts! We have received two nominations for the prestigious National Diversity Awards - a scheme celebrating the outstanding achievements of diverse heroes and life changing charities for their exceptional fight against inequality. Click here to vote!!

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