Forged Line Dance Company was founded in 2016, and is based in Bath. The company is committed to creating high quality dance work in collaboration with different art forms and cultural organisations. The company’s first full-length work Lina premiered in Bath in March 2017, and is now touring.

Artistic Director: Emily Brown

Emily completed an MA in dance performance in 2012 at the University of Chichester. Since then she has created work influenced by a background in both dance and music. Projects include choreographing in collaboration with a composer (Dromology, 2013) and a duet exploring rhythms and voice (ALL THIS TALK, 2014).



Emily performs with other dance and performance artists, including Cie. Willi Dorner (2013), Hannah Pickett Dance (2015), 3rd Stage Dance Company CIC, Verity Standen and Rosemary Lee, all 2016. She is also a community dance artist, teaching and leading creative sessions for adults and children across Bath, Bristol and Wiltshire.