DiverseAbility Dance 

Monmouthshire Connected Dance Company - 1 1/2 hour long session. The aim of this group is to develop dance, performance and choreographic skills, with an emphasis on creativity and building self confidence. MCDC also has regular additional rehearsals and performances. (for ages 16 plus)


Monday 7.30-9.00pm  Monmouthshire Connected Dance Company for ages 16yrs+ (Dance Blast's diverse ability dance company) £4


Weekly Dance-Ability Class - open access dance class - (1 hour) long class focusing on the development of simple movement patterns, working together in a fun and friendly atmosphere. (for children, young people & adults)

Regular Weekly Adult DanceAbility classes 

@The Dance Centre, Abergavenny, NP7 5UD

Tuesday 6.30-7.30pm Dance-Ability open class for ages 16yrs+ £4

Thursday 11.30am - 12.30 pm- Dance-Ability open class for ages 16yrs+ £4 (We recommend the Thursday class for dancers with quite limited abilities and high support needs)

Regular Weekly Youth DanceAbility classes  


@Bulwark Community Centre, Chepstow, NP16 5RF

Juniors (school age up to 13yrs): 6.00 -6.45pm £4

Youth (13yrs to 25yrs) 7.00-8.00pm £4



@Overmonnow Primary School, NP25 5BA (New for 2019/20!!)

Juniors ( 7 to 11 yrs) 3.20pm to 4.20pm £4



@The Dance Centre, Abergavenny, NP7 5UD

Juniors (school age up to 13yrs) 4.30-5.15pm £4

Youth (13yrs to 25yrs) 5.30-6.30pm £4

(We understand that everyone's different so ask parents to decide which age

group their child would like to try.)


About our DiverseAbility work.

Dance Blast is committed to providing opportunities for all members of the community to participate in the arts, regardless of ability. All our DiverseAbility classes are inclusive, non-disabled dancers are very welcome. 

If you are interested in Monmouthshire Connected Dance Company or the weekly DanceAbility sessions why not come along to a session and meet the dancers.


The aims of Dance Blast's DiverseAbility programme:


  • to provide disabled members of the community the opportunity to participate in dance activities in a safe and creative environment, alongside their non-disabled peers

  • to provide opportunities for disabled people to experience the process of creativity through dance

  • to provide opportunities for disabled people to develop their dance skills

  • to provide opportunities for disabled people to perform


For more information call 07515 030926 or email kathydanceblast@gmail.com

MCDC:  We stand Together Festival, The Riverfront, Newport, 2017