Dane Hurst is a South African/British Dancer, Choreographer and Creative Director based in London U.K.
He won the Critics Circle, Best Male Dancer of the Year Award in 2014, was voted 3rd in the top 100 Dancers of the Year for Dance Europe and received the Spotlight, Best Emerging Dancer of the Year Award in 2007. Since 2004 Dane has performed nationally and internationally with the Rambert Dance Company, National Dance Company of Wales, Phoenix Dance Theatre, Umanoove/Didy Veldman, Company Wayne McGregor and Moving Assembly Project.
As a choreographer Dane graduated with MA Choreography from University of Kent. He won a Standard Bank Ovation Encore Award at the National Arts Festival in South Africa in 2018. Dane appeared on BBC 2 in performance for Shakespeare Live! From the RSC and in No More Boys and Girls: Can Our Kids Go Gender Free? documentary 2018. Dane is Artistic Director of the Moving Assembly Project.