Return To Dance Webinars

One Dance UK is running weekly Return to Dance Q&A webinars, co-hosted by the Dance Medicine and Science Expert Panel. At every webinar, there will be an opportunity to ask questions, and all questions and answers will be added to an online knowledge base available soon below. Each webinar will be recorded and made available to view on this page. Webinars will also feature BSL interpreter, should you have any concerns around access you can email the team by clicking here.

“The webinars have been consistently fantastic! Everyone I’ve been in contact with has described them as being ‘invaluable’ – you have supported the industry very, very well during this tough time!”

Claire Pring, Teacher Member.

You can catch up on all the webinars so far and download slides, Q&A’s and other documents in the Catch Up Section below.

LATEST NEWS

From 15 August, changes are being made to UK lockdown restrictions (excluding areas in local lockdowns).  This includes the reintroduction of socially distanced indoor performances. Read more here

    • face coverings are now recommended and will be compulsory from 8 August in more indoor settings where people are likely to come into contact with people they do not know, such as museums, galleries and cinemas
    • However, employers are still allowed discretion over how employees can work safely – whether by continuing to work from home or attending a Covid Secure workplace.

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From 25 July, dance studios can fully reopen and should follow government guidance for out of school settings and grassroots sports and gym/leisure facilities:

 

WHAT NEXT?

Subsequent sessions are themed for different working contexts and different parts of the sector. Click the tabs below to register for upcoming sessions:

STAY UP TO DATE | CATCH UP

The first session on 9 July addressed frequently asked questions on returning to dance activity, gave background on the virus, and provided an introduction to government guidance. The second session on 15 July discussed preparing to return: risk assessment, legality (liability and insurance), responsibility when hiring a venue, and cleaning. On 17 July, the session focussed on social distancing including fixed groups and bubbles, indoor exercise, ventilation and face covering and on 24 July on specific dance activities and risk, class structure, floorwork and contact.

Return to Dance: webinar 1
Slides and Q&As: webinar 1
Return to Dance: webinar 1

The first in our series of Return to Dance webinars.

Slides and Q&As: webinar 1
For a full list of questions asked during this webinar and the relevant answers, please click here.

To see the slides from the Introductory session (9th July), click here</a>
Return to Dance: webinar 2
Slides and Q&As: webinar 2
Return to Dance: webinar 2

TOPIC: Preparing to return to dance

Slides and Q&As: webinar 2

All questions asked in the webinar are answered by the expert panel and published here. Please click here to view.

To access the slides for session 2 (15 July), click here


To access a list of risk assessment templates, click here
Return to Dance: webinar 3
Slides and Q&As: webinar 3
Return to Dance: webinar 3

TOPIC: Social distancing in dance, part 1

Slides and Q&As: webinar 3
All questions asked in the webinar are answered by the expert panel and can be viewed by clicking here.
To access the slides for session 3 (17 July), click here
Return to Dance: webinar 4
Slides and Q&As: webinar 4
Return to Dance: webinar 4

TOPIC: Social distancing in dance, part 2.

Slides and Q&As: webinar 4
All questions asked in the webinar are answered by the expert panel and can be viewed by clicking here.

To access the slides for session 4 (24 July), click here
Return to Dance: webinar 5
Slides and Q&A: webinar 5
Return to Dance: webinar 5

TOPIC: Considerations for Children and Young People

Slides and Q&A: webinar 5

All questions asked in the webinar are answered by the expert panel and published here. Please click here to read.

To access the slides for session 5 (Tuesday 4 August) please click here 

Return to Dance: webinar 6
Slides and Q&A: webinar 6
Return to Dance: webinar 6

TOPIC: Returning to Dance: Mental health and injury management

Slides and Q&A: webinar 6

All questions asked in the webinar are answered by the expert panel and published here. Please click here to read.

You can view slides from this webinar by clicking here

Return to Dance: webinar 7
Slides and Q&A: webinar 7
Return to Dance: webinar 7

TOPIC: Alternatives to face to face

Slides and Q&A: webinar 7

All questions asked in the webinar are answered by the expert panel and published here. Please click here to read.

To view the slides form this webinar, please click here

Return to Dance: webinar 8
Slides and Q&A: webinar 8
Return to Dance: webinar 8

TOPIC: Returning to Dance: Nutrition and Fitness

Slides and Q&A: webinar 8

For a full list of questions asked during this webinar and the relevant answers, please click here for more

To see the slides from this session, click here for more

Return to Dance: webinar 9
Slides and Q&A: webinar 9
Return to Dance: webinar 9

TOPIC: COVID19 vulnerability and equality and diversity

Slides and Q&A: webinar 9

All questions asked in the webinar are answered by the expert panel and published here. Please click here to read.

To view the slides from this webinar, please click here. 

Return to Dance: webinar 10
Slides and Q&A: webinar 10
Return to Dance: webinar 10

TOPIC: Voices from the sector on implications of COVID19 vulnerability

Slides and Q&A: webinar 10

All questions asked in the webinar are answered by the expert panel and published here. Please click here to read.

To view the slides form this webinar, please click here.