Live at Trinity Laban is the headline performance event of the annual Lewisham Live festival, celebrating the best of music and dance performance from children and young people, local schools and communities across the London borough of Lewisham.

The event takes place at the prestigious Laban Theatre in March, within the award-winning Laban Building in Deptford.

Music And Dance Collaboration

An exciting performance programme consists of pieces developed by local school groups, and is headlined by a unique music and dance collaboration co-created by young musicians from, Junior Trinity, and dancers from the Centre for Advanced Training. The event will also showcase new work developed by the Creative Collective; a group of young choreographers and composers (aged 15 – 19) under the mentorship of a professional composer and choreographer.

How Do I Take Part?

Live at TL Dance Company

Every October, we recruit up to 20 dancers aged between 14–19 for the collaborative music and dance project. You need to have at least two years' experience of Street, African, Contemporary dance or another dance style. Howeverwe are looking for dancers with great potential and the right attitude, irrespective of technical ability.

Creative Collective

Visit the Creative Collective web page for more information. 

Schools, youth groups and individuals

If you are a Lewisham-based school, teacher, youth group or young person, and want to get involved in Live at Trinity Laban, please contact:

Dance - Louisa Borg-Costanzi Potts
Music - Dearbhaile Nairn