Harlequin is the world’s leading authority on vinyl and sprung floors for performing arts and dance education.
Harlequin has led the way in the development of the modern dance floor for over 45 years and is the trusted supplier of performance floors to the world’s most prestigious dance and performing arts companies, theatres, venues and schools.
As an enlightened manufacturer Harlequin has always worked closely with dance scientists, experts in biomechanics the dance community to develop floors that are tailored to the specific requirements of dancers. The right dance floor makes an important contribution to safe performance by reducing the risk of slips and falls or longer-term stress injuries.
Harlequin has extensive experience working with architects, specifiers and building contractors on projects around the world. Harlequin’s sprung, fully floating and performance floors all exceed relevant UK and European standards, and all products are listed on RIBA NBS Source and the National BIM Library to enable simple specification.
All Harlequin floors exceed the requirements of relevant standards including BS EN14904 and BS EN 1991.
Harlequin offers a turn-key solution for all performance spaces, from initial design and build through to completion and expert installation, offering advice and guidance every step of the way. With an extensive range of sprung floors, vinyl floors, dance mirrors, ballet barres and dance studio equipment, Harlequin can provide everything a good performance space requires.
Harlequin is committed to sustainable development and corporate responsibility forms a fundamental part of our business strategy.
Book your RIBA approved Harlequin CPD now to learn why specifying the correct floor for dance and the performing arts is crucial to the health and longevity of a dancer. Dance in education is gaining in importance and architects play a vital part in ensuring that the correct performance floor is specified. The CPD can be delivered live or online by clicking the buttons below.