Dance in Denim - Jeans for Genes

Are you ready to dance in denim?

Whether it’s silent, noisy, at lunchtime or in assembly – It couldn’t be easier to take part – just follow these easy steps!

  • Choose a date – during Jeans for Genes Week
  • Choose a venue – this could be your school, playground, office or at home.

Just make sure there’s space to handle ALL of your shape throwing!

  • Invite your friends, classmates – the bigger the group, the bigger the groove!
  • Find your dance style – whether it’s disco, hand jive, conga or freestyle.
  • Find your tune – we’re thinking upbeat, we’re thinking fun, we’re thinking energy. Get sponsored and donate to change lives. Use one of our sponsorship forms or better still, use your JustGiving link and collect online INCLUDING Gift Aid.
  • Video your dance skills and upload the video to with your name/name of your group, number of dancers taking part and your contact details

Our independent denim clad judges will be choosing the winning videos from the following categories:

  • The highest number of people in one group dancing in their denim.
  • The most expressive and enthusiastic example of dynamic denim dancing.

Winners will be announced via our website and on our social.

The small print

Videos submitted will be shared online and through our social media channels, so please make sure that everyone is aware and happy to be included – including ensuring children have parent/guardian permission. If you have ANY questions, please contact us at