Alternative Energies – Youth dance theatre for young people aged 12-19 years – Open Now

Youth Engagement Project

Fridays, 5.15pm-6.15pm
Classes start back Friday 16th April 2021

In person classes to resume when restrictions allow

No Experience Necessary

If you are interested in finding out more about Alternative Energies, email

Set up in September 2013 to explore intergenerational work, Alternative Energies has taken part in many national and local events.  In 2020 the group consists of 15+ young people who meet each week via Zoom. The group is led by dance artist Janie Doherty.

Performances have included – Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart (2019), Peponi (2017), Imaginary (2016), War2Unite (2015), Shadows (2014), Vul’indela (2014), Persona (2013), Coming Home (2013).

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New Belfast Community Arts Initiative trading as Community Arts Partnership is a registered charity (XR 36570) and a company limited by guarantee (Northern Ireland NI 37645).Registered with The Charity Commission as New Belfast Community Arts Initiative - NIC105169.