At Laban we believe that contemporary dance has a vital part to play in everyone's lives. Our unique mix of energy and creativity advances the dance art form and fuels the dance world, connecting people to the exhilarating possibilities that dance offers.
In an awe-inspiring landmark building at the heart of South East London's thriving arts community, Laban brings together students, choreographers, designers, writers, researchers, artists, theatre practitioners and musicians from around the world to ensure that your experience at Laban will always be a rich and rewarding one.
Our dance health suite offers a range of services which are open to everyone. Occuping a prime position on the ground floor next to the Laban Cafe overlooking the Creek, it contains three state-of-the-art treatment rooms for physical therapy, a Dance Science Laboratory and one of the largest Pilates Studio in the UK.
Our highly skilled team of therapists specialise in dance and sports related conditions and practise in an interdisciplinary way, developing individual treatment programmes for the benefit of clients. The team works closely with the Pilates teachers encouraging a preventative approach to injury management and the development of cutting edge treatment strategies.
Our Injury Clinic is a valuable resource for dancers, sports people and the general public.
Laban is the largest purpose-built contemporary dance centre in the world. The building was designed by Herzog and de Meuron, the Pritzker Prize winning (2001) Swiss architects who also designed the Tate Modern and the National Stadium in Beijing (2008 Olympic Games).