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Trinity Laban Youth Dance Company is a company of enthusiastic young dancers aged 12 to 18 years.

The best thing about TLYDC this year has been the friendships formed through learning and improving as dancers together, without any judgement from others, like a family.

TLYDC Company Dancer


TLYDC devises and performs new pieces of work led by the company’s Artistic Director, Kennedy Muntanga, and works with guest artists and companies on unique projects and collaborations.

Recent and Upcoming Projects

TLYDC will perform a commissioned piece by a guest choreographer at Trinity Laban’s Youth Dance Platform at the end of the Autumn Term 2023.

In the Summer Term 2023, the company created an exciting new dance piece for film: MINDS i.

In February 2023, the group performed at the U.Dance London Regional Platform.

Past Projects and Achievements

  • Hope 4 Justice, with choreography by Sarah Golding and Waddah Sinada, as part of Lewisham Borough of Culture 2022.
  • Working with Alesandra Seutin’s Vocab Dance Company to create a new work that was performed in the Laban Theatre.
  • Developing a commissioned performance created with Stephen Mason, inspired by the Deputy Young Mayor of Lewisham’s manifesto speech.
  • Collaborating with choreographer Theo ‘TJ’ Lowe and Animate Orchestra on a music and dance headline piece for Live at Trinity Laban
  • Creating a silent disco installation choreographed by Chloe Stone with musician Bobby Demers leading on live and recorded sound.

Former TLYDC dancers have gone on to train at various conservatoires, universities and colleges, such as London Contemporary Dance School, Bird College and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.


How to Join

Audition to join TLYDC in Sept 2024.

Audition: Jul 2024

Open Evening: Jun 2024

Register your interest to be informed when audition applications are open for entry in Sept 2024.


Audition applications for entry in Sept 2023 are now closed.


Contact Us


Phone: 020 8305 9365

Children and Young People at Trinity Laban