MDI Merseyside Dance Initiative
Inspiring people through dance

Professional

MDI aims to support dance artists in through all stages of their careers in particular those based in Merseyside.
We provide information and a programme of continuing professional development, including: dance intensives training programme; ResiDance residency and bursary programme and platforms to present work. We offer free studio space and time to artists creating work. To find out more about MDI's support programme and other professional development opportunities join our mailing list.

Artist Support

Artist Support

MDI wants the dance sector in the region to thrive and be exceptional. We aim to nurture dancers and choreographers by supporting their continued development and providing high quality professional training.

Register as a Freelancer

Register as a Freelancer

MDI receives hundreds of requests each year for dance artists to work in schools, voluntary organisations and community groups.

Freelance Training Sessions

Freelance Training Sessions

We run regular training sessions for freelance practitioners to learn how to deliver workshops and projects to a diverse range of community groups.

Information about upcoming events will be shared soon.