Anjali Dance Company celebrates the excellent creative potential of people with learning disabilities.

We are a leading professional performance company, known for our innovative and pioneering work, and respected globally for the unique experiences we offer.

Anjali’s vision is to guide individuals with learning disabilities to achieve creative excellence, developing their potential and supporting integration into mainstream arts and society.

Founded in 1995 by Nicole Thomson, our dancers have created and performed several original dance works in collaboration with leading industry choreographers.

Anjali has performed at prestigious venues in Mexico, Portugal, Spain, Germany, and across the UK including Royal Festival Hall, Sadler’s Wells and the Royal Opera House.

Beyond the main company, Anjali delivers outreach projects, CPD and consultancy, sector development initiatives. 

“Working with Anjali is a rewarding, inspiring and exciting experience. They are an amazing team of talented dance artists who are fully invested in the work and its creation.”

Gary Clarke
Choreographer of Beethoven (part of the Genius Double Bill)

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