Based in Leeds, Northern School of Contemporary Dance (NSCD) is a world-leading centre for dance education and part of the national Conservatoire for Dance and Drama. Since 1985 it has been enabling the most talented, aspiring dance artists to enter and shape the industry, regardless of background.

NSCD actively supports disabled artists and promotes a culture of inclusivity and innovation at all levels, across its programmes of study, performance programme at Riley Theatre and community engagement work.