The world dances on Harlequin floors©

Harlequin Floors - supplier of floors for dance, performing arts, entertainment and display since 1979.

Recognised as world leaders in advanced technology flooring for dance and performing arts, Harlequin Floors are renowned worldwide, with operations in Europe (London, Luxembourg, Paris and Madrid), the Americas (Philadelphia, Los Angeles and Forth Worth) and Asia Pacific (Hong Kong and Sydney).

Harlequin dance and performance floors are versatile and durable because they're designed in close collaboration with the artistic, technical and medical world. Harlequin sprung floors offer assurance for better protection from injuries for dancers, providing them with a feeling of optimum safety.

Case studies

Birmingham Hippodrome

Birmingham Hippodrome

The new Harlequin Standfast vinyl floor has provided a new “world class” stage at the £1.2 million refurbishment of Birmingham Hippodrome – the UK’s ...

University of the Arts London

University of the Arts London

Over 1,600m² of Harlequin Activity sprung flooring has been used to create four stunning performance spaces at the new £145million King’s Cross Campus for the ...

Esplanade Theatre

Esplanade Theatre

Harlequin Floors worked with DP Architects to install Harlequin Liberty portable sprung floor panels at the Esplanade Theatre in Singapore, which were customised to fit into the ...

Featured videos

Boy Blue Entertainment testing out some floors

Boy Blue Entertainment testing out some floors

On the 10th May 2014, award-winning hip-hop dance company, Boy Blue Entertainment headed for Harlequin Floors' base at Tunbridge Wells to try out a range of floors. Thanks to all the ...

Julian Erskine interview (Executive Producer, Riverdance) Full version

Julian Erskine interview (Executive Producer, Riverdance) Full version

This is the full 19 minute version of Harlequin Floors' interview with Julian Erskine, Executive Producer of Riverdance with more of the history and background about this incredible ...

Lynn Wallis interview (Artistic Director - Royal Academy of Dance)

Lynn Wallis interview (Artistic Director - Royal Academy of Dance)

Our latest video testimonial features Lynn Wallis, Artistic Director at the Royal Academy of Dance. She talks about her role within the Academy and the many challenges that dancers ...

Testimonials

Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne

When Glyndebourne needed a floor for their production of the opera Hippolyte et Aricie, the visual brief was that they needed a surface that looked clinical and was gloss white, as well...

Burn The Floor

Burn The Floor

“Burn The Floor has performed to over 5 million people in 250 cities. Our dancers are all international Ballroom and Latin competitors who have been raised on wooden, sprung ...

Riverdance

Riverdance

“Well over 1,000 dancers, musicians and singers have performed their magic on those Riverdance stages, safe in the knowledge that Harlequin Cascade works as well and as ...

Dancers

Dancers

Educational information and news tailored for dancers

Theatres

Theatres

Information for technical, production and creative staff

Education

Education

Practical information for schools, colleges and universities

Architects

Architects

Technical information created specifically for architects

Production & Events

Production & Events

Knowledge and information for the entertainment industry