Real Life Real Dance, a dance theatre project.

A movement, storytelling, dance theatre project with Luca Silvestrini’s Protein Luca Silvestrini’s Protein has funding from The Rebecca Dykes Foundation and Arts Council England to provide free creative opportunities for adults who have crossed borders as migrants, refugees, asylum seekers or immigrants.

Project Content: 

  • Protein will make links with organisations who support Refugees, Asylum Seekers and transient people. 
  • Pre-project familiarisation welcome meetings will be offered at The Place 
  • Participants invited to sign up to the main residency following taster sessions 
  • Residency will run for 3 weeks at dance venue The Place 
  • Technical rehearsal introducing the participants to stage and developing confident performance skills 
  • Performance for refugees to share their stories for an invited audience 
  • Final day to reflect on skills learnt and individual self-development. Signposting onto other organisations and explaining how to stay in touch with Protein 

Welcome Meetings:

Wednesday 2 & Wednesday 9 March 2022

from 4pm to 5pm

Project Dates:

Monday 21 March to Wednesday 13 April 2022

from 10am to 4pm

(Not including Saturdays and Sundays)


The Place, 17 Duke’s Road, London

Postcode: WC1H 9PY

Nearest Station:

Euston or Kings Cross / St Pancras International

Nearest Bus Stop:

Euston Station (Stop H) or Upper Woburn Place / Euston Road (Stop L)

To sign-up or find out more:


Or call: 07710 468 930

We look forward to welcoming you!


Download flyer here.



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