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Step Change Studios

More Than Dance

Dancers performing in Fusion by Step Change Studios. Image by Stephen Wright.
Community dance class with young people. Image by Marso Riviere.
Dancers performing in Fairy Tales by Step Change Studios. Image by Stephen Wright.
Dancer performing in Fairy Tales by Step Change Studios. Image by Stephen Wright.
Dancers performing in Fairy Tales by Step Change Studios. Image by Stephen Wright.

About Us

Making a Difference, One Dance Step at a Time

Step Change Studios is an award-winning, pioneering dance company committed to making dance accessible for everyone. Based in the UK, we offer fun, engaging dance opportunities for people of all ages and abilities. We provide classes in the community; tailor programmes for different settings including education, care, the arts, sport and leisure; we produce professional dance performances and productions; share our experience through conferences and workshops; and we create imaginative bespoke dance projects.

What makes us different is that we always see possibility. We make things happen. We get our energy from collaborating with good people who share our values. We understand that what we do is about more than dance. We love what we do and enjoy learning from everyone around us. We aspire to lead by example and to contribute to a diverse dance sector and creative, connected community.

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Awards and Accolades

A simple thank you means so much. But we take great pride in being recognised for doing what we love by leaders who champion inclusive practice.

One Dance Awards

Step Change Studios received the One Dance UK Award for Innovation. The award recognises the most ground-breaking approach to dance.

Points of Light

Founder Rashmi Becker received the Points of Light Award from the UK Prime Minister for services to making dance accessible.

Asian Women of Achievement Awards

Rashmi Becker was Highly Commended at the AWA Awards which recognise women who are making a valuable contribution to British life.

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Rashmi Becker was Highly Commended for her work to 'create real change by breaking down barriers and bringing together people'.

Manhattan Film Festival

The short film Breaking Ballroom was chosen as part of the official selection for the Manhattan Film Festival.

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Rashmi Becker was a Finalist in these awards which 'recognise Britain’s most enterprising and talented black, Asian and minority ethnic high achievers'.

London Sport Awards

Step Change Studios won the Health and Wellbeing Award in association with BBC Radio London. The Awards recognise the 'best of the best' of grassroots sport and physical activity.

Courage Film Festival

Breaking Ballroom was chosen as finalist in the Courage Film Festival, Berlin. The festival highlights filmmakers who use their work to take a stand and fight for what they believe is right.

Active Westminster Awards

Step Change Studios received the Active Award for Inclusion in 2018 and again in 2020.

National Learning Disabilities and Autism Awards

Rashmi Becker was a recipient of the Award for Outstanding Contribution to Innovation at the Learning Disabilities and Autism Awards.

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