Big Dance Pledge 2014
Learn the dance
Our free tutorial and inspiration films show you how to learn it, or give you the starting point to make your own version. Get a group of friends, classmates or work colleagues together to have great fun and put your dancing on the map!
Once you are rehearsed and happy with your dancing, be ready to perform as part of the two simultaneous performances on 16 May 2014 from wherever you are to be part of a unique wave of dancing across the world.
Fundraise in aid of UNICEF
and the Foundation for Community Dance
Taking part in the Big Dance pledge 2014?
Would you like to use your Big Dance pledge experience to raise money in aid of UNICEF UK and the Foundation for Community Dance?
It’s simple and we have the resources to help you in your fundraising efforts.
Follow the link below to directed to the Foundation for Community Dance website to register for your FREE fundraisers pack.
Explore the Pledge
Watch the complete dance
Now you have seen our performance film showing the 'Big Dance Pledge family' dancing at home, see the complete choreography, demonstrated by Rosie Revell and Preston Clare with Ryan Hughes and Sophie Laplane. You can learn the dance with our 5 tutorial videos, showing you one section at a time, and even use our special warm up video.Watch here
Big Dance Pledge Around the World
With support from the British Council, school children around the world will be able to learn the Scottish Ballet choreographed dance and participate in the Big Dance Schools Pledge through the British Council’s Schools Online website. The British Council also plan to provide step by step guides for Commonwealth schools on how to take part, alongside additional teaching resources that will provide an introduction to dance.Find out more
Scottish Ballet's Creation of the Pledge
This special 5th edition is created by Scottish Ballet with fun and celebration at its heart, as part of the Glasgow 2014 Cultural Programme of the XX Commonwealth Games. Devised for people of all ages and abilities and with a variety of dance styles included – from ballet to bhangra, the project has been in development for almost one year by the company's education team.Find out more