Founded by Romany Dear, Julia Scott and Ashanti Harris in 2011
Glasgow Open Dance School (G.O.D.S) is a not for profit, community organisation, which facilitates free dance and movement, focused activities in different locations in Glasgow. G.O.D.S is a members organisation that is open to everyone and we aim to provide workshops for people of all abilities. We believe that everyone is a dancer! And everyone is a teacher! And we create spaces that are supportive for people trying new things and exploring movement.
Recent projects include: Collective Action As part of Lunarnova Campout, Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh, 2017; Embodied Place Workshop – as part of World Is Sudden: Summer Lab, Circa Projects, Newcastle, 2017; With Straight Face, LEGROOM, Manchester, 2017; The Curious Incident of the DIG in the Night-Time – as part of Dance International Glasgow, The Poetry Club at SWG3, Glasgow, 2017; [B]reach: The Fugitive Chronicles – as part of Arika Episode 8: Refuse Powers Grasp, Tramway, Glasgow, 2016; Techno Witch Ballet Workshops with Elizabeth Ward, Tramway, Glasgow. 2016. Bring a Score + Do a Score – As part of the exhibition The Only Way To do It Is To Do It, The Hunterian, Glasgow. 2015-16.