The response to our Strictly performance has been phenomenal, we have certainly reached, touched, moved more people than we could ever have imagined. We have received hundreds of supportive messages via our social media platforms for which we are incredibly grateful and humbled, we believe that this marks a new chapter for Candoco Dance Company and for disabled professional artists in general.
We were totally blown away by the article written by Dr Frances Ryan for The Pool. It absolutely encompasses Candoco's ethos and ambitions for our appearance on the BBC's flagship programme. Read the article here: Strictly Come Dancing just put disability front and centre – all without making a fuss.