The purpose of this guide is to introduce architects to developments in dance floor technology and practice, specification issues including aesthetic versus performance considerations and why the choice of floor is also critical in minimising injuries to dancers.
With a growing interest in the provision of spaces
suitable for dance – for professional performance and
rehearsal, private dance schools and throughout the
education sector, there is increasing focus towards
specifying dance floors that meet both performance
aspirations as well as conforming to health and safety