The Place is the UK's premier centre for contemporary dance, uniting dance training, creation and performance in one unique building. For forty years, we have been a vibrant hub of dance activity, a centre of creative and technical excellence and a magnet for aspiring dancers, talented professionals and cutting-edge choreographers from all over the world.
The organisation includes London Contemporary Dance School which offers full-time vocational dance training, the country's busiest dance theatre the Robin Howard Dance Theatre and the internationally acclaimed Richard Alston Dance Company. The Place also offers an extensive range of participatory programmes for adults and young people and offers ongoing support and professional development for artists.
The Place cafe is open Mon - Sat 10am -6pm (8pm on evenings of performance)