Salford Dance Explosion

Mon 17 June - Wed 19 June

Salford Dance Explosion

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Brought to The Lowry by Karen Acton, LMA (Lights, Music, Acton).

Celebrating its 10th year anniversary last year, Salford Dance Explosion enters its second decade in 2019. A three day dance festival involving over 500 performers from schools and community dance groups from across the region.

Join us for three exciting evenings to celebrate the talents and diversity of our young people in Salford and beyond as we welcome schools and groups from further afield.




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Schools performing

Mon 17 June

Reflections Juniors  & small group
TRU Dance & Drama Group
Abigail Bibby
Moorside Primary
Irlam Endowed
Cathedral School
St Mark’s CE
St Charles After School Club

Tue 18 June

Studio Dance Academy  (Kylie)
Reflections seniors
Rachel Walker (Dreamgirls)
Pendleton Company 22
Mill Green
St Charles Year 2
Christ the King
St Andrews Eccles

Wed 19 June

Joanne Farnell
Reflections Infants
The Ward Academy
Studio Dance Academy  (Tainted Love)
Rachel Walker (Annie)
Holy Cross
St Mary’s
Walkden High
Hilton Lane
St Andrews Boothstown


“This show has proved phenomenally successful. Karen Acton, the organiser is a veritable bundle of energy who runs the Lights, Music, Acton musical theatre school in Worsley, as well as numerous musical theatre projects in and around the city.”

Salford Online