6 Feet 3 Shoes

A feisty fusion of Spanish flamenco and Scottish step dance in a heartwarming celebration of friendship across borders.

After a thrilling, sold-out run for its World Premiere at Dance Base – Scotland’s dedicated home of dance, – for Edinburgh Fringe 2019, 6 Feet 3 Shoes, hits the road for a short tour of North Yorkshire, Cumbria, Leeds and Perthshire in November 2019.

In addition to glowing reviews, the show was shortlisted for the prestigious Total Theatre Award for Dance and greeted with exuberant standing ovations from capacity audiences. This heart-warming show from choreographer/dancer Jen Wren, entranced a wide range of people, from children to pensioners from a wide variety of backgrounds.

a poignant story about the ties that bind us and the fantastic outcome of shared cultures.  A beautiful blend of Scotland and Spain… NOT TO BE MISSED «««« Broadway Baby

raw energy, rhythm and fun… ««««  Daily Business Magazine

Moving and sad, happy and joyous… «««« Seeing Dance 

Audiences will be invited to join the company in post-show events ranging from Q&A’s, Quizzes on themes of the work and a short, fun Ceilidh at the end of the show.

Autumn Tour 2019

Fri 1 Nov, 7.30pm    Stillington Village Hall, North Yorks, YO61 1JX
Sat 2 Nov, 7.30pm   Husthwaite Village Hall, North Yorks, YO614PY
Fri 8 Nov. 7.30pm   Seven Arts, Leeds, LS7 3PD
Sat 9 Nov, 7.30pm   Gleaston Village Hall, LA12 ORL
Sat 30 Nov, 7.30pm  St Andrews day special – Annat Hall, Rait, PH27RT

Watch our trailer.

Choreographer/Director   Jen Wren
Musical Director  Amy Geddes
Dancers Jen Wren,Leticia Cabezudo Sánchez,Charlotte Mathiessen
Musicians    Amy Geddes, David Connah/ Caterina McEvoy
Tech Manager  Adam Wilks
Rehearsal Directors   Keira Martin and Phil Sanger

The cast and crew will be back in studio action in October 2019 preparing for the full version of the work in partnership with Open Source Arts, Seven Arts, 3D Productions, Rural Arts, Arts Outwest.  Funded by Arts Council England.